Name Report For First Name RAND:

RAND

First name RAND's origins are Arabic and English. RAND means "to gaze; look" (Arabic) and "variants of randolph wolf's shield. surname" in English. You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with RAND below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of rand.(Brown names are of the same origin (Arabic,English) with RAND and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with RAND - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming RAND

FIRST NAMES WHICH INCLUDES RAND AS A WHOLE:

durandana trandafira randolph errando hildebrand brando branda brandee brandelyn brandi brandice brandie brandilyn brandy brandyce maranda meranda miranda randi bertrand brand brandan branddun brandeles brandelis branden brandin brandubh branduff brandyn crandell hildbrand hildehrand jerande randal randale randall randel randell randkin randon randson randy bertrando crandall brandon amarande brande brandeis durand

NAMES RHYMING WITH RAND (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 3 Letters (and) - Names That Ends with and:

courtland ryland armand garland caitland arland caraidland cleveland clifland clyfland devland drummand eorland eorlland erland fernand gariland harland howland kirkland kyland lakeland leeland leland marchland marland moreland morland noland ordland orland rockland rygeland sutherland tolland wayland wegland weyland normand grantland toland amalasand scand cartland freeland hand maitland newland cortland roland rolland rowland

Rhyming Names According to Last 2 Letters (nd) - Names That Ends with nd:

hind rozamond garberend svend barend desmond raymond diamond josalind lind rosalind rozomund aldn'd arend behrend berend bernd cetewind deagmund drummond eadmund edmond edmund esmund estmund garmund govind heardind jaylend lamond lynd ordmund ormemund ormond ormund osmund radmund raedmund redmond redmund sigmund tedmund theomund thormund thurmond walmond bofind thormond

NAMES RHYMING WITH RAND (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 3 Letters (ran) - Names That Begins with ran:

ran rana ranait ranald ranalt rane ranell ranen ranfield rang ranger rangey rangford rangley rangy rani ranica ranice ranier raniesha ranit ranita raniyah rankin ranon rans ransey ransford ransley ransom ransy

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (ra) - Names That Begins with ra:

ra'idah raad raanan raananah rabab rabah rabbani rabhartach rabi rabiah rabican rachael rachel rachele rachelle rachid rad radbert radbou radbourne radburn radburt radbyrne radcliff radcliffe radclyf radeliffe radella radeyah radford radhiya radhwa radi radite radley radnor radolf radolph radu radwa rae raed raedan raedanoran raedbora raedburne raedc raedclyf raedeman raedford raedleah raedpath raedself raedwald raedwolf raegan raelynn raena rafa rafael rafal rafas rafe rafela raff rafferty rafi rafik rafiki

NAMES BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH RAND:

First Names which starts with 'r' and ends with 'd':

raghd raid raimond rainhard rald ramond raonaid raonaild rashaad rashad rasheed rashid ravid rayford raymund raynard raynord read redd redford redwald reed reeford regenweald reginald reginhard reid reinhard renard renfield renfred renfrid renweard reod rexford rexlord reymond reynald reynard reynold rheged ricard richard richmond rickard rickward ricweard rikard rikkard rikward riobard riocard risteard riyad roald rockford rod rodd roibeard romhild ronald rosamund rosswald roswald rudd rudyard rufford ruford ruhdugeard rumford rushford rutherford ryscford ryszard

English Words Rhyming RAND

ENGLISH WORDS WHICH INCLUDES RAND AS A WHOLE:

accelerandoadjective (a.) Gradually accelerating the movement.

aggrandizableadjective (a.) Capable of being aggrandized.

aggrandizationnoun (n.) Aggrandizement.

aggrandizingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Aggrandize

aggrandizementnoun (n.) The act of aggrandizing, or the state of being aggrandized or exalted in power, rank, honor, or wealth; exaltation; enlargement; as, the emperor seeks only the aggrandizement of his own family.

aggrandizernoun (n.) One who aggrandizes, or makes great.

anteprandialadjective (a.) Preceding dinner.

brandingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Brand

brandernoun (n.) One who, or that which, brands; a branding iron.
 noun (n.) A gridiron.

brandiedadjective (a.) Mingled with brandy; made stronger by the addition of brandy; flavored or treated with brandy; as, brandied peaches.

brandishingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Brandish

brandishnoun (n.) To move or wave, as a weapon; to raise and move in various directions; to shake or flourish.
 noun (n.) To play with; to flourish; as, to brandish syllogisms.
 noun (n.) A flourish, as with a weapon, whip, etc.

brandishernoun (n.) One who brandishes.

brandlingnoun (n.) Alt. of Brandlin

brandlinnoun (n.) Same as Branlin, fish and worm.

brandynoun (n.) A strong alcoholic liquor distilled from wine. The name is also given to spirit distilled from other liquors, and in the United States to that distilled from cider and peaches. In northern Europe, it is also applied to a spirit obtained from grain.

brandywinenoun (n.) Brandy.

brandenburgnoun (n.) A kind of decoration for the breast of a coat, sometimes only a frog with a loop, but in some military uniforms enlarged into a broad horizontal stripe.

crandallnoun (n.) A kind of hammer having a head formed of a group of pointed steel bars, used for dressing ashlar, etc.
 verb (v. t. ) To dress with a crandall.

errandnoun (n.) A special business intrusted to a messenger; something to be told or done by one sent somewhere for the purpose; often, a verbal message; a commission; as, the servant was sent on an errand; to do an errand. Also, one's purpose in going anywhere.

farandnoun (n.) See Farrand, n.

farandamsnoun (n.) A fabrik made of silk and wool or hair.

farrandnoun (n.) Manner; custom; fashion; humor.

ferrandinenoun (n.) A stuff made of silk and wool.

firebrandnoun (n.) A piece of burning wood.
 noun (n.) One who inflames factions, or causes contention and mischief; an incendiary.

farandolenoun (n.) A rapid dance in six-eight time in which a large number join hands and dance in various figures, sometimes moving from room to room. It originated in Provence.

girandolenoun (n.) An ornamental branched candlestick.
 noun (n.) A flower stand, fountain, or the like, of branching form.
 noun (n.) A kind of revolving firework.
 noun (n.) A series of chambers in defensive mines.

glitterandadjective (a.) Glittering.

grandamnoun (n.) An old woman; specifically, a grandmother.

grandauntnoun (n.) The aunt of one's father or mother.

grandchildnoun (n.) A son's or daughter's child; a child in the second degree of descent.

granddaughternoun (n.) The daughter of one's son or daughter.

grandeenoun (n.) A man of elevated rank or station; a nobleman. In Spain, a nobleman of the first rank, who may be covered in the king's presence.

grandeeshipnoun (n.) The rank or estate of a grandee; lordship.

grandeurnoun (n.) The state or quality of being grand; vastness; greatness; splendor; magnificence; stateliness; sublimity; dignity; elevation of thought or expression; nobility of action.

grandevitynoun (n.) Great age; long life.

grandevousadjective (a.) Of great age; aged; longlived.

grandfathernoun (n.) A father's or mother's father; an ancestor in the next degree above the father or mother in lineal ascent.

grandfatherlyadjective (a.) Like a grandfather in age or manner; kind; benignant; indulgent.

grandificadjective (a.) Making great.

grandiloquencenoun (n.) The use of lofty words or phrases; bombast; -- usually in a bad sense.

grandiloquentadjective (a.) Speaking in a lofty style; pompous; bombastic.

grandiloquousadjective (a.) Grandiloquent.

grandinousadjective (a.) Consisting of hail; abounding in hail.

grandioseadjective (a.) Impressive or elevating in effect; imposing; splendid; striking; -- in a good sense.
 adjective (a.) Characterized by affectation of grandeur or splendor; flaunting; turgid; bombastic; -- in a bad sense; as, a grandiose style.

grandiositynoun (n.) The state or quality of being grandiose,

granditynoun (n.) Grandness.

grandmanoun (n.) Alt. of Grandmamma

grandmammanoun (n.) A grandmother.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH RAND (According to last letters):


Rhyming Words According to Last 3 Letters (and) - English Words That Ends with and:


aforehandadjective (a.) Prepared; previously provided; -- opposed to behindhand.
 adverb (adv.) Beforehand; in anticipation.

ampersandnoun (n.) A word used to describe the character /, /, or &.

backbandnoun (n.) The band which passes over the back of a horse and holds up the shafts of a carriage.

backhandnoun (n.) A kind of handwriting in which the downward slope of the letters is from left to right.
 adjective (a.) Sloping from left to right; -- said of handwriting.
 adjective (a.) Backhanded; indirect; oblique.

beforehandadjective (a.) In comfortable circumstances as regards property; forehanded.
 adverb (adv.) In a state of anticipation ore preoccupation; in advance; -- often followed by with.
 adverb (adv.) By way of preparation, or preliminary; previously; aforetime.

bellybandnoun (n.) A band that passes under the belly of a horse and holds the saddle or harness in place; a girth.
 noun (n.) A band of flannel or other cloth about the belly.
 noun (n.) A band of canvas, to strengthen a sail.

bilandnoun (n.) A byland.

blackbandnoun (n.) An earthy carbonate of iron containing considerable carbonaceous matter; -- valuable as an iron ore.

blandadjective (a.) Mild; soft; gentle; smooth and soothing in manner; suave; as, a bland temper; bland persuasion; a bland sycophant.
 adjective (a.) Having soft and soothing qualities; not drastic or irritating; not stimulating; as, a bland oil; a bland diet.

bocklandnoun (n.) See Bookland.
 noun (n.) Charter land held by deed under certain rents and free services, which differed in nothing from free socage lands. This species of tenure has given rise to the modern freeholds.

booklandnoun (n.) Alt. of Bockland

bookstandnoun (n.) A place or stand for the sale of books in the streets; a bookstall.
 noun (n.) A stand to hold books for reading or reference.

bordlandnoun (n.) Either land held by a bordar, or the land which a lord kept for the maintenance of his board, or table.

breastbandnoun (n.) A band for the breast. Specifically: (Naut.) A band of canvas, or a rope, fastened at both ends to the rigging, to support the man who heaves the lead in sounding.

brigandnoun (n.) A light-armed, irregular foot soldier.
 noun (n.) A lawless fellow who lives by plunder; one of a band of robbers; especially, one of a gang living in mountain retreats; a highwayman; a freebooter.

bylandnoun (n.) A peninsula.

candnoun (n.) Fluor spar. See Kand.

cloudlandnoun (n.) Dreamland.

clubhandnoun (n.) A short, distorted hand; also, the deformity of having such a hand.

commandnoun (n.) An authoritative order requiring obedience; a mandate; an injunction.
 noun (n.) The possession or exercise of authority.
 noun (n.) Authority; power or right of control; leadership; as, the forces under his command.
 noun (n.) Power to dominate, command, or overlook by means of position; scope of vision; survey.
 noun (n.) Control; power over something; sway; influence; as, to have command over one's temper or voice; the fort has command of the bridge.
 noun (n.) A body of troops, or any naval or military force or post, or the whole territory under the authority or control of a particular officer.
 verb (v. t.) To order with authority; to lay injunction upon; to direct; to bid; to charge.
 verb (v. t.) To exercise direct authority over; to have control of; to have at one's disposal; to lead.
 verb (v. t.) To have within a sphere of control, influence, access, or vision; to dominate by position; to guard; to overlook.
 verb (v. t.) To have power or influence of the nature of authority over; to obtain as if by ordering; to receive as a due; to challenge; to claim; as, justice commands the respect and affections of the people; the best goods command the best price.
 verb (v. t.) To direct to come; to bestow.
 verb (v. i.) To have or to exercise direct authority; to govern; to sway; to influence; to give an order or orders.
 verb (v. i.) To have a view, as from a superior position.

contrabandnoun (n.) Illegal or prohibited traffic.
 noun (n.) Goods or merchandise the importation or exportation of which is forbidden.
 noun (n.) A negro slave, during the Civil War, escaped to, or was brought within, the Union lines. Such slave was considered contraband of war.
 adjective (a.) Prohibited or excluded by law or treaty; forbidden; as, contraband goods, or trade.
 verb (v. t.) To import illegally, as prohibited goods; to smuggle.
 verb (v. t.) To declare prohibited; to forbid.

coplandnoun (n.) A piece of ground terminating in a point or acute angle.

cotlandnoun (n.) Land appendant to a cot or cottage, or held by a cottager or cotter.

countermandnoun (n.) A contrary order; revocation of a former order or command.
 verb (v. t.) To revoke (a former command); to cancel or rescind by giving an order contrary to one previously given; as, to countermand an order for goods.
 verb (v. t.) To prohibit; to forbid.
 verb (v. t.) To oppose; to revoke the command of.

counterstandnoun (n.) Resistance; opposition; a stand against.

croftlandnoun (n.) Land of superior quality, on which successive crops are raised.

cradlelandnoun (n.) Land or region where one was cradled; hence, land of origin.

crownlandnoun (n.) In Austria-Hungary, one of the provinces, or largest administrative divisions of the monarchy; as, the crownland of Lower Austria.

deodandnoun (n.) A personal chattel which had caused the death of a person, and for that reason was given to God, that is, forfeited to the crown, to be applied to pious uses, and distributed in alms by the high almoner. Thus, if a cart ran over a man and killed him, it was forfeited as a deodand.

dreamlandnoun (n.) An unreal, delightful country such as in sometimes pictured in dreams; region of fancies; fairyland.

droflandnoun (n.) Alt. of Dryfland

dryflandnoun (n.) An ancient yearly payment made by some tenants to the king, or to their landlords, for the privilege of driving their cattle through a manor to fairs or markets.

elandnoun (n.) A species of large South African antelope (Oreas canna). It is valued both for its hide and flesh, and is rapidly disappearing in the settled districts; -- called also Cape elk.
 noun (n.) The elk or moose.

elflandnoun (n.) Fairyland.

ellwandnoun (n.) Formerly, a measuring rod an ell long.

elwandnoun (n.) See Ellwand.

evenhandnoun (n.) Equality.

fahlbandnoun (n.) A stratum in crystalline rock, containing metallic sulphides.
 noun (n.) Same as Tetrahedrite.

fairylandnoun (n.) The imaginary land or abode of fairies.

fatherlandnoun (n.) One's native land; the native land of one's fathers or ancestors.

folklandnoun (n.) Land held in villenage, being distributed among the folk, or people, at the pleasure of the lord of the manor, and resumed at his discretion. Not being held by any assurance in writing, it was opposed to bookland or charter land, which was held by deed.

footbandnoun (n.) A band of foot soldiers.

forehandnoun (n.) All that part of a horse which is before the rider.
 noun (n.) The chief or most important part.
 noun (n.) Superiority; advantage; start; precedence.
 adjective (a.) Done beforehand; anticipative.

forelandnoun (n.) A promontory or cape; a headland; as, the North and South Foreland in Kent, England.
 noun (n.) A piece of ground between the wall of a place and the moat.
 noun (n.) That portion of the natural shore on the outside of the embankment which receives the stock of waves and deadens their force.

garlandnoun (n.) The crown of a king.
 noun (n.) A wreath of chaplet made of branches, flowers, or feathers, and sometimes of precious stones, to be worn on the head like a crown; a coronal; a wreath.
 noun (n.) The top; the thing most prized.
 noun (n.) A book of extracts in prose or poetry; an anthology.
 noun (n.) A sort of netted bag used by sailors to keep provision in.
 noun (n.) A grommet or ring of rope lashed to a spar for convenience in handling.
 verb (v. t.) To deck with a garland.

gerlandnoun (n.) Alt. of Gerlond

glandnoun (n.) An organ for secreting something to be used in, or eliminated from, the body; as, the sebaceous glands of the skin; the salivary glands of the mouth.
 noun (n.) An organ or part which resembles a secreting, or true, gland, as the ductless, lymphatic, pineal, and pituitary glands, the functions of which are very imperfectly known.
 noun (n.) A special organ of plants, usually minute and globular, which often secretes some kind of resinous, gummy, or aromatic product.
 noun (n.) Any very small prominence.
 noun (n.) The movable part of a stuffing box by which the packing is compressed; -- sometimes called a follower. See Illust. of Stuffing box, under Stuffing.
 noun (n.) The crosspiece of a bayonet clutch.

goelandnoun (n.) A white tropical tern (Cygis candida).

gormandnoun (n.) A greedy or ravenous eater; a luxurious feeder; a gourmand.
 adjective (a.) Gluttonous; voracious.

goulandnoun (n.) See Golding.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH RAND (According to first letters):


Rhyming Words According to First 3 Letters (ran) - Words That Begins with ran:


rannoun (n.) Open robbery.
 noun (n.) Yarns coiled on a spun-yarn winch.
  () imp. of Run.
  (imp.) of Run

rananoun (n.) A genus of anurous batrachians, including the common frogs.

ranaladjective (a.) Having a general affinity to ranunculaceous plants.

rancenoun (n.) A prop or shore.
 noun (n.) A round between the legs of a chair.

rancescentadjective (a.) Becoming rancid or sour.

ranchnoun (n.) A tract of land used for grazing and the rearing of horses, cattle, or sheep. See Rancho, 2.
 verb (v. t.) To wrench; to tear; to sprain; to injure by violent straining or contortion.

rancheronoun (n.) A herdsman; a peasant employed on a ranch or rancho.
 noun (n.) The owner and occupant of a ranch or rancho.

ranchmannoun (n.) An owner or occupant of, or laborer on, a ranch; a herdsman.

ranchonoun (n.) A rude hut, as of posts, covered with branches or thatch, where herdsmen or farm laborers may live or lodge at night.
 noun (n.) A large grazing farm where horses and cattle are raised; -- distinguished from hacienda, a cultivated farm or plantation.

rancidadjective (a.) Having a rank smell or taste, from chemical change or decomposition; musty; as, rancid oil or butter.

ranciditynoun (n.) The quality or state of being rancid; a rancid scent or flavor, as of old oil.

rancidnessnoun (n.) The quality of being rancid.

rancornoun (n.) The deepest malignity or spite; deep-seated enmity or malice; inveterate hatred.

rancorousadjective (a.) Full of rancor; evincing, or caused by, rancor; deeply malignant; implacably spiteful or malicious; intensely virulent.

randnoun (n.) A border; edge; margin.
 noun (n.) A long, fleshy piece, as of beef, cut from the flank or leg; a sort of steak.
 noun (n.) A thin inner sole for a shoe; also, a leveling slip of leather applied to the sole before attaching the heel.
 noun (n.) Rim; egde; border.
 verb (v. i.) To rant; to storm.

randannoun (n.) The product of a second sifting of meal; the finest part of the bran.
 noun (n.) A boat propelled by three rowers with four oars, the middle rower pulling two.

randingnoun (n.) The act or process of making and applying rands for shoes.
 noun (n.) A kind of basket work used in gabions.

randomnoun (n.) Force; violence.
 noun (n.) A roving motion; course without definite direction; want of direction, rule, or method; hazard; chance; -- commonly used in the phrase at random, that is, without a settled point of direction; at hazard.
 noun (n.) Distance to which a missile is cast; range; reach; as, the random of a rifle ball.
 noun (n.) The direction of a rake-vein.
 adjective (a.) Going at random or by chance; done or made at hazard, or without settled direction, aim, or purpose; hazarded without previous calculation; left to chance; haphazard; as, a random guess.

randonnoun (n.) Random.
 verb (v. i.) To go or stray at random.

ranedeernoun (n.) See Reindeer.

raneenoun (n.) Same as Rani.

ranforcenoun (n.) See Re/nforce.

rangingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Range

rangenoun (n.) To set in a row, or in rows; to place in a regular line or lines, or in ranks; to dispose in the proper order; to rank; as, to range soldiers in line.
 noun (n.) To place (as a single individual) among others in a line, row, or order, as in the ranks of an army; -- usually, reflexively and figuratively, (in the sense) to espouse a cause, to join a party, etc.
 noun (n.) To separate into parts; to sift.
 noun (n.) To dispose in a classified or in systematic order; to arrange regularly; as, to range plants and animals in genera and species.
 noun (n.) To rove over or through; as, to range the fields.
 noun (n.) To sail or pass in a direction parallel to or near; as, to range the coast.
 noun (n.) To be native to, or to live in; to frequent.
 verb (v. i.) To rove at large; to wander without restraint or direction; to roam.
 verb (v. i.) To have range; to change or differ within limits; to be capable of projecting, or to admit of being projected, especially as to horizontal distance; as, the temperature ranged through seventy degrees Fahrenheit; the gun ranges three miles; the shot ranged four miles.
 verb (v. i.) To be placed in order; to be ranked; to admit of arrangement or classification; to rank.
 verb (v. i.) To have a certain direction; to correspond in direction; to be or keep in a corresponding line; to trend or run; -- often followed by with; as, the front of a house ranges with the street; to range along the coast.
 verb (v. i.) To be native to, or live in, a certain district or region; as, the peba ranges from Texas to Paraguay.
 verb (v.) A series of things in a line; a row; a rank; as, a range of buildings; a range of mountains.
 verb (v.) An aggregate of individuals in one rank or degree; an order; a class.
 verb (v.) The step of a ladder; a rung.
 verb (v.) A kitchen grate.
 verb (v.) An extended cooking apparatus of cast iron, set in brickwork, and affording conveniences for various ways of cooking; also, a kind of cooking stove.
 verb (v.) A bolting sieve to sift meal.
 verb (v.) A wandering or roving; a going to and fro; an excursion; a ramble; an expedition.
 verb (v.) That which may be ranged over; place or room for excursion; especially, a region of country in which cattle or sheep may wander and pasture.
 verb (v.) Extent or space taken in by anything excursive; compass or extent of excursion; reach; scope; discursive power; as, the range of one's voice, or authority.
 verb (v.) The region within which a plant or animal naturally lives.
 verb (v.) The horizontal distance to which a shot or other projectile is carried.
 verb (v.) Sometimes, less properly, the trajectory of a shot or projectile.
 verb (v.) A place where shooting, as with cannons or rifles, is practiced.
 verb (v.) In the public land system of the United States, a row or line of townships lying between two successive meridian lines six miles apart.
 verb (v.) See Range of cable, below.

rangementnoun (n.) Arrangement.

rangernoun (n.) One who ranges; a rover; sometimes, one who ranges for plunder; a roving robber.
 noun (n.) That which separates or arranges; specifically, a sieve.
 noun (n.) A dog that beats the ground in search of game.
 noun (n.) One of a body of mounted troops, formerly armed with short muskets, who range over the country, and often fight on foot.
 noun (n.) The keeper of a public park or forest; formerly, a sworn officer of a forest, appointed by the king's letters patent, whose business was to walk through the forest, recover beasts that had strayed beyond its limits, watch the deer, present trespasses to the next court held for the forest, etc.

rangershipnoun (n.) The office of the keeper of a forest or park.

raninoun (n.) A queen or princess; the wife of a rajah.

ranineadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the frogs and toads.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to, or designating, a swelling under the tongue; also, pertaining to the region where the swelling occurs; -- applied especially to branches of the lingual artery and lingual vein.

ranknoun (n. & v.) A row or line; a range; an order; a tier; as, a rank of osiers.
 noun (n. & v.) A line of soldiers ranged side by side; -- opposed to file. See 1st File, 1 (a).
 noun (n. & v.) Grade of official standing, as in the army, navy, or nobility; as, the rank of general; the rank of admiral.
 noun (n. & v.) An aggregate of individuals classed together; a permanent social class; an order; a division; as, ranks and orders of men; the highest and the lowest ranks of men, or of other intelligent beings.
 noun (n. & v.) Degree of dignity, eminence, or excellence; position in civil or social life; station; degree; grade; as, a writer of the first rank; a lawyer of high rank.
 noun (n. & v.) Elevated grade or standing; high degree; high social position; distinction; eminence; as, a man of rank.
 superlative (superl.) Luxuriant in growth; of vigorous growth; exuberant; grown to immoderate height; as, rank grass; rank weeds.
 superlative (superl.) Raised to a high degree; violent; extreme; gross; utter; as, rank heresy.
 superlative (superl.) Causing vigorous growth; producing luxuriantly; very rich and fertile; as, rank land.
 superlative (superl.) Strong-scented; rancid; musty; as, oil of a rank smell; rank-smelling rue.
 superlative (superl.) Strong to the taste.
 superlative (superl.) Inflamed with venereal appetite.
 adverb (adv.) Rankly; stoutly; violently.
 verb (v. t.) To place abreast, or in a line.
 verb (v. t.) To range in a particular class, order, or division; to class; also, to dispose methodically; to place in suitable classes or order; to classify.
 verb (v. t.) To take rank of; to outrank.
 verb (v. i.) To be ranged; to be set or disposed, as in a particular degree, class, order, or division.
 verb (v. i.) To have a certain grade or degree of elevation in the orders of civil or military life; to have a certain degree of esteem or consideration; as, he ranks with the first class of poets; he ranks high in public estimation.

rankingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Rank

rankernoun (n.) One who ranks, or disposes in ranks; one who arranges.

ranklingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Rankle

rankleadjective (a.) To become, or be, rank; to grow rank or strong; to be inflamed; to fester; -- used literally and figuratively.
 adjective (a.) To produce a festering or inflamed effect; to cause a sore; -- used literally and figuratively; as, a splinter rankles in the flesh; the words rankled in his bosom.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to fester; to make sore; to inflame.

ranknessnoun (n.) The condition or quality of being rank.

rannelnoun (n.) A prostitute.

rannynoun (n.) The erd shrew.

ransackingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Ransack

ransacknoun (n.) The act of ransacking, or state of being ransacked; pillage.
 verb (v. t.) To search thoroughly; to search every place or part of; as, to ransack a house.
 verb (v. t.) To plunder; to pillage completely.
 verb (v. t.) To violate; to ravish; to defiour.
 verb (v. i.) To make a thorough search.

ransomnoun (n.) The release of a captive, or of captured property, by payment of a consideration; redemption; as, prisoners hopeless of ransom.
 noun (n.) The money or price paid for the redemption of a prisoner, or for goods captured by an enemy; payment for freedom from restraint, penalty, or forfeit.
 noun (n.) A sum paid for the pardon of some great offense and the discharge of the offender; also, a fine paid in lieu of corporal punishment.
 noun (n.) To redeem from captivity, servitude, punishment, or forfeit, by paying a price; to buy out of servitude or penalty; to rescue; to deliver; as, to ransom prisoners from an enemy.
 noun (n.) To exact a ransom for, or a payment on.

ransomingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Ransom

ransomableadjective (a.) Such as can be ransomed.

ransomernoun (n.) One who ransoms or redeems.

ransomlessadjective (a.) Incapable of being ransomed; without ransom.

rantingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Rant

rantnoun (n.) High-sounding language, without importance or dignity of thought; boisterous, empty declamation; bombast; as, the rant of fanatics.
 verb (v. i.) To rave in violent, high-sounding, or extravagant language, without dignity of thought; to be noisy, boisterous, and bombastic in talk or declamation; as, a ranting preacher.

ranternoun (n.) A noisy talker; a raving declaimer.
 noun (n.) One of a religious sect which sprung up in 1645; -- called also Seekers. See Seeker.
 noun (n.) One of the Primitive Methodists, who seceded from the Wesleyan Methodists on the ground of their deficiency in fervor and zeal; -- so called in contempt.

ranterismnoun (n.) The practice or tenets of the Ranters.

rantipolenoun (n.) A wild, romping young person.
 adjective (a.) Wild; roving; rakish.
 verb (v. i.) To act like a rantipole.

rantismnoun (n.) Ranterism.

ENGLISH WORDS BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH RAND:

English Words which starts with 'r' and ends with 'd':

rabidnoun (n.) Furious; raging; extremely violent.
 noun (n.) Extreme, unreasonable, or fanatical in opinion; excessively zealous; as, a rabid socialist.
 noun (n.) Affected with the distemper called rabies; mad; as, a rabid dog or fox.
 noun (n.) Of or pertaining to rabies, or hydrophobia; as, rabid virus.

racemedadjective (a.) Arranged in a raceme, or in racemes.

radiatedadjective (a.) Emitted, or sent forth, in rays or direct lines; as, radiated heat.
 adjective (a.) Formed of, or arranged like, rays or radii; having parts or markings diverging, like radii, from a common center or axis; as, a radiated structure; a radiated group of crystals.
 adjective (a.) Belonging to the Radiata.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Radiate

radicatedadjective (a.) Rooted
 adjective (a.) Having roots, or possessing a well-developed root.
 adjective (a.) Having rootlike organs for attachment.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Radicate

raggednoun (n.) Rent or worn into tatters, or till the texture is broken; as, a ragged coat; a ragged sail.
 noun (n.) Broken with rough edges; having jags; uneven; rough; jagged; as, ragged rocks.
 noun (n.) Hence, harsh and disagreeable to the ear; dissonant.
 noun (n.) Wearing tattered clothes; as, a ragged fellow.
 noun (n.) Rough; shaggy; rugged.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Rag

raguledadjective (a.) Alt. of Ragguled

ragguledadjective (a.) Notched in regular diagonal breaks; -- said of a line, or a bearing having such an edge.

ragweednoun (n.) A common American composite weed (Ambrosia artemisiaefolia) with finely divided leaves; hogweed.

raidnoun (n.) A hostile or predatory incursion; an inroad or incursion of mounted men; a sudden and rapid invasion by a cavalry force; a foray.
 noun (n.) An attack or invasion for the purpose of making arrests, seizing property, or plundering; as, a raid of the police upon a gambling house; a raid of contractors on the public treasury.
 verb (v. t.) To make a raid upon or into; as, two regiments raided the border counties.

railroadnoun (n.) Alt. of Railway
 verb (v. t.) To carry or send by railroad; usually fig., to send or put through at high speed or in great haste; to hurry or rush unduly; as, to railroad a bill through Condress.

rainbowedadjective (a.) Formed with or like a rainbow.

raisedadjective (a.) Lifted up; showing above the surroundings; as, raised or embossed metal work.
 adjective (a.) Leavened; made with leaven, or yeast; -- used of bread, cake, etc., as distinguished from that made with cream of tartar, soda, etc. See Raise, v. t., 4.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Raise

ramedadjective (a.) Having the frames, stem, and sternpost adjusted; -- said of a ship on the stocks.

ramrodnoun (n.) The rod used in ramming home the charge in a muzzle-loading firearm.

ramstednoun (n.) A yellow-flowered weed; -- so named from a Mr. Ramsted who introduced it into Pennsylvania. See Toad flax. Called also Ramsted weed.

rapidadjective (a.) Very swift or quick; moving with celerity; fast; as, a rapid stream; a rapid flight; a rapid motion.
 adjective (a.) Advancing with haste or speed; speedy in progression; in quick sequence; as, rapid growth; rapid improvement; rapid recurrence; rapid succession.
 adjective (a.) Quick in execution; as, a rapid penman.
 adjective (a.) The part of a river where the current moves with great swiftness, but without actual waterfall or cascade; -- usually in the plural; as, the Lachine rapids in the St. Lawrence.

rapieredadjective (a.) Wearing a rapier.

ratsbanedadjective (a.) Poisoned by ratsbane.

rattleheadnoun (n.) An empty, noisy talker.

rattleweednoun (n.) Any plant of the genus Astragalus. See Milk vetch.

raucidadjective (a.) Hoarse; raucous.

rawbonedadjective (a.) Having little flesh on the bones; gaunt.

rawheadnoun (n.) A specter mentioned to frighten children; as, rawhead and bloodybones.

razedadjective (a.) Slashed or striped in patterns.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Raze

readnoun (n.) Rennet. See 3d Reed.
 adjective (a.) Instructed or knowing by reading; versed in books; learned.
 verb (v. t.) To advise; to counsel.
 verb (v. t.) To interpret; to explain; as, to read a riddle.
 verb (v. t.) To tell; to declare; to recite.
 verb (v. t.) To go over, as characters or words, and utter aloud, or recite to one's self inaudibly; to take in the sense of, as of language, by interpreting the characters with which it is expressed; to peruse; as, to read a discourse; to read the letters of an alphabet; to read figures; to read the notes of music, or to read music; to read a book.
 verb (v. t.) Hence, to know fully; to comprehend.
 verb (v. t.) To discover or understand by characters, marks, features, etc.; to learn by observation.
 verb (v. t.) To make a special study of, as by perusing textbooks; as, to read theology or law.
 verb (v. i.) To give advice or counsel.
 verb (v. i.) To tell; to declare.
 verb (v. i.) To perform the act of reading; to peruse, or to go over and utter aloud, the words of a book or other like document.
 verb (v. i.) To study by reading; as, he read for the bar.
 verb (v. i.) To learn by reading.
 verb (v. i.) To appear in writing or print; to be expressed by, or consist of, certain words or characters; as, the passage reads thus in the early manuscripts.
 verb (v. i.) To produce a certain effect when read; as, that sentence reads queerly.
 verb (v. t.) Saying; sentence; maxim; hence, word; advice; counsel. See Rede.
 verb (v.) Reading.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Read
  () imp. & p. p. of Read, v. t. & i.

rearwardnoun (n.) The last troop; the rear of an army; a rear guard. Also used figuratively.
 adverb (a. & adv.) At or toward the rear.

reboundnoun (n.) The act of rebounding; resilience.
 verb (v. i.) To spring back; to start back; to be sent back or reverberated by elastic force on collision with another body; as, a rebounding echo.
 verb (v. i.) To give back an echo.
 verb (v. i.) To bound again or repeatedly, as a horse.
 verb (v. t.) To send back; to reverberate.

recessedadjective (a.) Having a recess or recesses; as, a recessed arch or wall.
 adjective (a.) Withdrawn; secluded.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Recess

reclinedadjective (a.) Falling or turned downward; reclinate.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Recline

rectangledadjective (a.) Rectangular.

rectinervedadjective (a.) Having the veins or nerves straight; -- said of leaves.

recurvedadjective (a.) Curved in an opposite or uncommon direction; bent back; as, a bird with a recurved bill; flowers with recurved petals.

rednoun (n.) The color of blood, or of that part of the spectrum farthest from violet, or a tint resembling these.
 noun (n.) A red pigment.
 noun (n.) An abbreviation for Red Republican. See under Red, a.
 adjective (a.) The menses.
 superlative (superl.) Of the color of blood, or of a tint resembling that color; of the hue of that part of the rainbow, or of the solar spectrum, which is furthest from the violet part.
 verb (v. t.) To put on order; to make tidy; also, to free from entanglement or embarrassement; -- generally with up; as, to red up a house.
  () . imp. & p. p. of Read.

redbirdnoun (n.) The cardinal bird.
 noun (n.) The summer redbird (Piranga rubra).
 noun (n.) The scarlet tanager. See Tanager.

redbudnoun (n.) A small ornamental leguminous tree of the American species of the genus Cercis. See Judas tree, under Judas.

redemandnoun (n.) A demanding back; a second or renewed demand.
 verb (v. t.) To demand back; to demand again.

redentedadjective (a.) Formed like the teeth of a saw; indented.

redheadnoun (n.) A person having red hair.
 noun (n.) An American duck (Aythya Americana) highly esteemed as a game bird. It is closely allied to the canvasback, but is smaller and its head brighter red. Called also red-headed duck. American poachard, grayback, and fall duck. See Illust. under Poachard.
 noun (n.) The red-headed woodpecker. See Woodpecker.
 noun (n.) A kind of milkweed (Asclepias Curassavica) with red flowers. It is used in medicine.

redoubtedadjective (a.) Formidable; dread.

redoundnoun (n.) The coming back, as of consequence or effect; result; return; requital.
 noun (n.) Rebound; reverberation.
 verb (v. i.) To roll back, as a wave or flood; to be sent or driven back; to flow back, as a consequence or effect; to conduce; to contribute; to result.
 verb (v. i.) To be in excess; to remain over and above; to be redundant; to overflow.

reduvidnoun (n.) Any hemipterous insect of the genus Redivius, or family Reduvidae. They live by sucking the blood of other insects, and some species also attack man.

redweednoun (n.) The red poppy (Papaver Rhoeas).

redwoodnoun (n.) A gigantic coniferous tree (Sequoia sempervirens) of California, and its light and durable reddish timber. See Sequoia.
 noun (n.) An East Indian dyewood, obtained from Pterocarpus santalinus, Caesalpinia Sappan, and several other trees.

reednoun (v. & n.) Same as Rede.
 noun (n.) The fourth stomach of a ruminant; rennet.
 noun (n.) A name given to many tall and coarse grasses or grasslike plants, and their slender, often jointed, stems, such as the various kinds of bamboo, and especially the common reed of Europe and North America (Phragmites communis).
 noun (n.) A musical instrument made of the hollow joint of some plant; a rustic or pastoral pipe.
 noun (n.) An arrow, as made of a reed.
 noun (n.) Straw prepared for thatching a roof.
 noun (n.) A small piece of cane or wood attached to the mouthpiece of certain instruments, and set in vibration by the breath. In the clarinet it is a single fiat reed; in the oboe and bassoon it is double, forming a compressed tube.
 noun (n.) One of the thin pieces of metal, the vibration of which produce the tones of a melodeon, accordeon, harmonium, or seraphine; also attached to certain sets or registers of pipes in an organ.
 noun (n.) A frame having parallel flat stripe of metal or reed, between which the warp threads pass, set in the swinging lathe or batten of a loom for beating up the weft; a sley. See Batten.
 noun (n.) A tube containing the train of powder for igniting the charge in blasting.
 noun (n.) Same as Reeding.
 adjective (a.) Red.

reedbirdnoun (n.) The bobolink.
 noun (n.) One of several small Asiatic singing birds of the genera Sch/nicola and Eurycercus; -- called also reed babbler.

reededadjective (a.) Civered with reeds; reedy.
 adjective (a.) Formed with channels and ridges like reeds.

reezedadjective (a.) Grown rank; rancid; rusty.

refinedadjective (a.) Freed from impurities or alloy; purifed; polished; cultured; delicate; as; refined gold; refined language; refined sentiments.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Refine

reflectedadjective (a.) Thrown back after striking a surface; as, reflected light, heat, sound, etc.
 adjective (a.) Hence: Not one's own; received from another; as, his glory was reflected glory.
 adjective (a.) Bent backward or outward; reflexed.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Reflect

reflexedadjective (a.) Bent backward or outward.

reformedadjective (a.) Corrected; amended; restored to purity or excellence; said, specifically, of the whole body of Protestant churches originating in the Reformation. Also, in a more restricted sense, of those who separated from Luther on the doctrine of consubstantiation, etc., and carried the Reformation, as they claimed, to a higher point. The Protestant churches founded by them in Switzerland, France, Holland, and part of Germany, were called the Reformed churches.
 adjective (a.) Amended in character and life; as, a reformed gambler or drunkard.
 adjective (a.) Retained in service on half or full pay after the disbandment of the company or troop; -- said of an officer.

refractedadjective (a.) Bent backward angularly, as if half-broken; as, a refracted stem or leaf.
 adjective (a.) Turned from a direct course by refraction; as, refracted rays of light.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Refract

reichsstandnoun (n.) A free city of the former German empire.

relatedadjective (p. p. & a.) Allied by kindred; connected by blood or alliance, particularly by consanguinity; as, persons related in the first or second degree.
 adjective (p. p. & a.) Standing in relation or connection; as, the electric and magnetic forcec are closely related.
 adjective (p. p. & a.) Narrated; told.
 adjective (p. p. & a.) Same as Relative, 4.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Relate

relictedadjective (a.) Left uncovered, as land by recession of water.

remandnoun (n.) The act of remanding; the order for recommitment.
 verb (v. t.) To recommit; to send back.

remipednoun (n.) An animal having limbs like oars, especially one of certain crustaceans.
 noun (n.) One of a group of aquatic beetles having tarsi adapted for swimming. See Water beetle.
 adjective (a.) Having feet or legs that are used as oars; -- said of certain crustaceans and insects.

remouladnoun (n.) A kind of piquant sauce or salad dressing resembling mayonnaise.

remorsedadjective (a.) Feeling remorse.

removedadjective (a.) Changed in place.
 adjective (a.) Dismissed from office.
 adjective (a.) Distant in location; remote.
 adjective (a.) Distant by degrees in relationship; as, a cousin once removed.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Remove

renardnoun (n.) A fox; -- so called in fables or familiar tales, and in poetry.

rennetedadjective (a.) Provided or treated with rennet.

renowmedadjective (a.) Renowned.

renownedadjective (a.) Famous; celebrated for great achievements, for distinguished qualities, or for grandeur; eminent; as, a renowned king.

repandadjective (a.) Having a slightly undulating margin; -- said of leaves.

repetendnoun (n.) That part of a circulating decimal which recurs continually, ad infinitum: -- sometimes indicated by a dot over the first and last figures; thus, in the circulating decimal .728328328 + (otherwise .7/8/), the repetend is 283.

replicatedadjective (a.) Folded over or backward; folded back upon itself; as, a replicate leaf or petal; a replicate margin of a shell.

reposedadjective (a.) Composed; calm; tranquil; at rest.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Repose

reprimandnoun (n.) Severe or formal reproof; reprehension, private or public.
 noun (n.) To reprove severely; to reprehend; to chide for a fault; to consure formally.
 noun (n.) To reprove publicly and officially, in execution of a sentence; as, the court ordered him to be reprimanded.

rerewardnoun (n.) The rear guard of an army.

reservedadjective (a.) Kept for future or special use, or for an exigency; as, reserved troops; a reserved seat in a theater.
 adjective (a.) Restrained from freedom in words or actions; backward, or cautious, in communicating one's thoughts and feelings; not free or frank.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Reserve

resignedadjective (a.) Submissive; yielding; not disposed to resist or murmur.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Resign

resinoidadjective (a.) Somewhat like resin.

resolvedadjective (p. p. & a.) Having a fixed purpose; determined; resolute; -- usually placed after its noun; as, a man resolved to be rich.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Resolve

resoundnoun (n.) Return of sound; echo.
 verb (v. i.) To sound loudly; as, his voice resounded far.
 verb (v. i.) To be filled with sound; to ring; as, the woods resound with song.
 verb (v. i.) To be echoed; to be sent back, as sound.
 verb (v. i.) To be mentioned much and loudly.
 verb (v. i.) To echo or reverberate; to be resonant; as, the earth resounded with his praise.
 verb (v. t.) To throw back, or return, the sound of; to echo; to reverberate.
 verb (v. t.) To praise or celebrate with the voice, or the sound of instruments; to extol with sounds; to spread the fame of.

respondnoun (n.) An answer; a response.
 noun (n.) A short anthem sung at intervals during the reading of a chapter.
 noun (n.) A half pier or pillar attached to a wall to support an arch.
 verb (v. i.) To say somethin in return; to answer; to reply; as, to respond to a question or an argument.
 verb (v. i.) To show some effect in return to a force; to act in response; to accord; to correspond; to suit.
 verb (v. i.) To render satisfaction; to be answerable; as, the defendant is held to respond in damages.
 verb (v. t.) To answer; to reply.
 verb (v. t.) To suit or accord with; to correspond to.

resupinatedadjective (a.) Resupinate.

retardnoun (n.) Retardation; delay.
 verb (v. t.) To keep delaying; to continue to hinder; to prevent from progress; to render more slow in progress; to impede; to hinder; as, to retard the march of an army; to retard the motion of a ship; -- opposed to accelerate.
 verb (v. t.) To put off; to postpone; as, to retard the attacks of old age; to retard a rupture between nations.
 verb (v. i.) To stay back.

reticulatedadjective (a.) Resembling network; having the form or appearance of a net; netted; as, a reticulated structure.
 adjective (a.) Having veins, fibers, or lines crossing like the threads or fibers of a network; as, a reticulate leaf; a reticulated surface; a reticulated wing of an insect.

retinervedadjective (a.) Having reticulated veins.

retinoidadjective (a.) Resinlike, or resinform; resembling a resin without being such.

retipednoun (n.) A bird having small polygonal scales covering the tarsi.

retiredadjective (a.) Private; secluded; quiet; as, a retired life; a person of retired habits.
 adjective (a.) Withdrawn from active duty or business; as, a retired officer; a retired physician.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Retire

retroflexedadjective (a.) Reflexed; bent or turned abruptly backward.

retrofractedadjective (a.) Refracted; as, a retrofract stem.

retrovertedadjective (a.) In a state of retroversion.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Retrovert

reverendadjective (a.) Worthy of reverence; entitled to respect mingled with fear and affection; venerable.

reversedadjective (a.) Turned side for side, or end for end; changed to the contrary; specifically (Bot. & Zool.), sinistrorse or sinistral; as, a reversed, or sinistral, spiral or shell.
 adjective (a.) Annulled and the contrary substituted; as, a reversed judgment or decree.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Reverse

revertedadjective (a.) Turned back; reversed. Specifically: (Her.) Bent or curved twice, in opposite directions, or in the form of an S.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Revert

rewardnoun (n.) Regard; respect; consideration.
 noun (n.) That which is given in return for good or evil done or received; esp., that which is offered or given in return for some service or attainment, as for excellence in studies, for the return of something lost, etc.; recompense; requital.
 noun (n.) Hence, the fruit of one's labor or works.
 noun (n.) Compensation or remuneration for services; a sum of money paid or taken for doing, or forbearing to do, some act.
 verb (v. t.) To give in return, whether good or evil; -- commonly in a good sense; to requite; to recompense; to repay; to compensate.

reynardnoun (n.) An appelation applied after the manner of a proper name to the fox. Same as Renard.

rheochordnoun (n.) A metallic wire used for regulating the resistance of a circuit, or varying the strength of an electric current, by inserting a greater or less length of it in the circuit.

rheumatismoidadjective (a.) Of or resembling rheum or rheumatism.

rhinolophidnoun (n.) Any species of the genus Rhinilophus, or family Rhinolophidae, having a horseshoe-shaped nasal crest; a horseshoe bat.

rhizoidnoun (n.) A rootlike appendage.

rhizopodnoun (n.) One of the Rhizopoda.

rhomboganoidnoun (n.) A ganoid fish having rhombic enameled scales; one of the Rhomboganoidei.

rhomboidnoun (n.) An oblique-angled parallelogram like a rhomb, but having only the opposite sides equal, the length and with being different.
 adjective (a.) Same as Rhomboidal.

ribaldnoun (n./) A low, vulgar, brutal, foul-mouthed wretch; a lewd fellow.
 adjective (a.) Low; base; mean; filthy; obscene.

ribandnoun (n.) See Ribbon.
 noun (n.) See Rib-band.