Name Report For First Name REN:


First name REN's origin is English. REN means "raven". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with REN below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of ren.(Brown names are of the same origin (English) with REN and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with REN - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming REN


urenna brengwain erensia serenata marenka renenet berengaria arene cyrene eirene irena pyrena rena terentia firenze irenke fiorenza renata orenda florenta aren morenike garberend serena joren barend prentice soren ferenc lorencz rendor renjiro renzo florentin laurentiu berenice brenda brendalynn brendolyn brenna cyrena darena erendira erendiria faren farren florence florencia florentina frenchesca irene kamren karen karenza karren koren kyrenia larena lauren laurena laurencia laurene laurenne laurentia loren lorena lorene lorenia lorenna lorenza maren miren renae reneigh seren serenity sirena trenade verene zerenity ahren algrenon arend behrend berend bren brendan brenden brendis brendon brendyn brenius brenn brennan brennen brennon brennus brent brentan calogrenant camren corren daren darence darren darrence derren efren florentino grenville jaren jarren jeren jerren larenzo laurence laurent laurenz lawrence lorence lorenzo maclaren oren orren perren prentiss renaldo renato rendall rendell renfield renfrid renke renne renneil rennie renny reno renton tarrence terrence tharen trent trenten trentin trenton waren warenhari warren lorenz renfred fereng keren pyrenie pyrene arena verena rene renee dorene erencia dreng fyren grendel irenbend renweard ehren trennen renshaw doren lorren brendt brenten brentley brently brenton dorren terence garen garren renard laren toren torence torrence

NAMES RHYMING WITH REN (According to last letters):

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

cwen guendolen raven coleen helen hien huyen quyen tien tuyen yen essien mekonnen shaheen yameen kadeen arden kailoken nascien bingen evnissyen lairgnen nisien yspaddaden hoben christiansen jorgen espen adeben akhenaten amen aten moswen braden heikkinen mustanen seppanen valkoinen vaden camden fagen girven jurgen bastien evzen hymen owen jurrien kelemen sebestyen kalen joben sen eugen chien dien nguyen nien vien addisen adeen aideen aileen alberteen aleen ambreen anwen ardeen arleen arwen ashleen ashlen ashten augusteen belen berneen brishen bronwen bysen caden carleen carmen carsten cathleen charleen chereen christeen christen colleen coreen correen cristen dareen darleen daveen deneen doreen edeen eden edlen

NAMES RHYMING WITH REN (According to first letters):

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

re'uven re-harakhty read reade reading readman reagan reaghan reaghann reave reaves reba rebecca rebecka rebekah recene rechavia reda redamann redd redding redfor redford redley redman redmond redmund redwald reece reed reeford reem reema reese reeve reeves reeya regan regenfr regenfrithu regenweald reggie reghan regina reginald reginberaht reginhard reginheraht rehema rei reid reidhachadh reign reigne reileigh reilley reilly reina reine reiner reinh reinha reinhard reizo relia remedios remi remington remo remy reod reshef resi reta reto retta reuben reuel reuhen reule reva reve reveka rexford rexley rexlord rexton rey reya reyburn reyes reyhurn reylynn reymond reymundo reynald reynaldo reynard reynardo reynold


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

raanan rabican radburn raedan raedanoran raedeman raegan raelynn rahman raidon raidyn rainan raison rajan rakin ralston ramadan ramon ramsden ran randkin randon randson ranen rankin ranon ravin ravyn rawgon rawson rayburn raydon rayhan rayhurn raylen rayman raymon rayyan razvan rhearn rhiannon rhyannon riagan rian richlynn richman rickman ricman ridwan rilynn rinan rioghbhardan rion riordain riordan riston rivalen rivalin roan robbin robertson robin rodman rogan rohan rohon roibin roldan rollan romain roman ron ronan rondalyn ronn ronson rosaleen roselin roselyn roshan roshin rosiyn roslin roslyn rosselin rosselyn rosston rousskin rouvin rowan rowen roweson rowin rowson rowyn royan royden rozhin ruadhagan ruadhan

English Words Rhyming REN


abhorrencenoun (n.) Extreme hatred or detestation; the feeling of utter dislike.

abhorrencynoun (n.) Abhorrence.

abhorrentadjective (a.) Abhorring; detesting; having or showing abhorrence; loathing; hence, strongly opposed to; as, abhorrent thoughts.
 adjective (a.) Contrary or repugnant; discordant; inconsistent; -- followed by to.
 adjective (a.) Detestable.

abrenunciationnoun (n.) Absolute renunciation or repudiation.

adherencenoun (n.) The quality or state of adhering.
 noun (n.) The state of being fixed in attachment; fidelity; steady attachment; adhesion; as, adherence to a party or to opinions.

adherencynoun (n.) The state or quality of being adherent; adherence.
 noun (n.) That which adheres.

adherentnoun (n.) One who adheres; one who adheres; one who follows a leader, party, or profession; a follower, or partisan; a believer in a particular faith or church.
 noun (n.) That which adheres; an appendage.
 adjective (a.) Sticking; clinging; adhering.
 adjective (a.) Attached as an attribute or circumstance.
 adjective (a.) Congenitally united with an organ of another kind, as calyx with ovary, or stamens with petals.

adrenaladjective (a.) Suprarenal.

afferentadjective (a.) Bearing or conducting inwards to a part or organ; -- opposed to efferent; as, afferent vessels; afferent nerves, which convey sensations from the external organs to the brain.

aforenamedadjective (a.) Named before.

anthrenusnoun (n.) A genus of small beetles, several of which, in the larval state, are very destructive to woolen goods, fur, etc. The common "museum pest" is A. varius; the carpet beetle is A. scrophulariae. The larvae are commonly confounded with moths.

antirenternoun (n.) One opposed to the payment of rent; esp. one of those who in 1840-47 resisted the collection of rents claimed by the patroons from the settlers on certain manorial lands in the State of New York.

apparencenoun (n.) Appearance.

apparencynoun (n.) Appearance.
 noun (n.) Apparentness; state of being apparent.
 noun (n.) The position of being heir apparent.

apparentnoun (n.) An heir apparent.
 adjective (a.) Capable of being seen, or easily seen; open to view; visible to the eye; within sight or view.
 adjective (a.) Clear or manifest to the understanding; plain; evident; obvious; known; palpable; indubitable.
 adjective (a.) Appearing to the eye or mind (distinguished from, but not necessarily opposed to, true or real); seeming; as the apparent motion or diameter of the sun.

apparentnessnoun (n.) Plainness to the eye or the mind; visibleness; obviousness.

apprenticenoun (n.) One who is bound by indentures or by legal agreement to serve a mechanic, or other person, for a certain time, with a view to learn the art, or trade, in which his master is bound to instruct him.
 noun (n.) One not well versed in a subject; a tyro.
 noun (n.) A barrister, considered a learner of law till of sixteen years' standing, when he might be called to the rank of serjeant.
 verb (v. t.) To bind to, or put under the care of, a master, for the purpose of instruction in a trade or business.

apprenticingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Apprentice

apprenticeagenoun (n.) Apprenticeship.

apprenticehoodnoun (n.) Apprenticeship.

apprenticeshipnoun (n.) The service or condition of an apprentice; the state in which a person is gaining instruction in a trade or art, under legal agreement.
 noun (n.) The time an apprentice is serving (sometimes seven years, as from the age of fourteen to twenty-one).

arenanoun (n.) The area in the central part of an amphitheater, in which the gladiators fought and other shows were exhibited; -- so called because it was covered with sand.
 noun (n.) Any place of public contest or exertion; any sphere of action; as, the arenaof debate; the arena of life.
 noun (n.) "Sand" or "gravel" in the kidneys.

arenaceousadjective (a.) Sandy or consisting largely of sand; of the nature of sand; easily disintegrating into sand; friable; as, arenaceous limestone.

arenariousadjective (a.) Sandy; as, arenarious soil.

arenationnoun (n.) A sand bath; application of hot sand to the body.

arendatornoun (n.) In some provinces of Russia, one who farms the rents or revenues.

arengnoun (n.) Alt. of Arenga

arenganoun (n.) A palm tree (Saguerus saccharifer) which furnishes sago, wine, and fibers for ropes; the gomuti palm.

arenicolitenoun (n.) An ancient wormhole in sand, preserved in the rocks.

areniliticadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to sandstone; as, arenilitic mountains.

arenoseadjective (a.) Sandy; full of sand.

arenulousadjective (a.) Full of fine sand; like sand.

arrenotokousadjective (a.) Producing males from unfertilized eggs, as certain wasps and bees.

austerenessnoun (n.) Harshness or astringent sourness to the taste; acerbity.
 noun (n.) Severity; strictness; austerity.

aerenchymnoun (n.) Alt. of Aerenchyma

aerenchymanoun (n.) A secondary respiratory tissue or modified periderm, found in many aquatic plants and distinguished by the large intercellular spaces.

bareneckedadjective (a.) Having the neck bare.

barenessnoun (n.) The state of being bare.

barrennoun (n.) A tract of barren land.
 noun (n.) Elevated lands or plains on which grow small trees, but not timber; as, pine barrens; oak barrens. They are not necessarily sterile, and are often fertile.
 adjective (a.) Incapable of producing offspring; producing no young; sterile; -- said of women and female animals.
 adjective (a.) Not producing vegetation, or useful vegetation; /rile.
 adjective (a.) Unproductive; fruitless; unprofitable; empty.
 adjective (a.) Mentally dull; stupid.

barrennessnoun (n.) The condition of being barren; sterility; unproductiveness.

barrenwortnoun (n.) An herbaceous plant of the Barberry family (Epimedium alpinum), having leaves that are bitter and said to be sudorific.

bedrenchingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bedrench

belligerencenoun (n.) Alt. of Belligerency

belligerencynoun (n.) The quality of being belligerent; act or state of making war; warfare.

belligerentnoun (n.) A nation or state recognized as carrying on war; a person engaged in warfare.
  (p. pr.) Waging war; carrying on war.
  (p. pr.) Pertaining, or tending, to war; of or relating to belligerents; as, a belligerent tone; belligerent rights.

bicrenateadjective (a.) Twice crenated, as in the case of leaves whose crenatures are themselves crenate.

bothrenchymanoun (n.) Dotted or pitted ducts or vessels forming the pores seen in many kinds of wood.

brenningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Brenne

brennoun (n.) Bran.
 verb (v. t. & i.) Alt. of Brenne

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

Rhyming Words According to Last 2 Letters (en) - English Words That Ends with en:

abdomennoun (n.) The belly, or that part of the body between the thorax and the pelvis. Also, the cavity of the belly, which is lined by the peritoneum, and contains the stomach, bowels, and other viscera. In man, often restricted to the part between the diaphragm and the commencement of the pelvis, the remainder being called the pelvic cavity.
 noun (n.) The posterior section of the body, behind the thorax, in insects, crustaceans, and other Arthropoda.

acrogennoun (n.) A plant of the highest class of cryptogams, including the ferns, etc. See Cryptogamia.

acumennoun (n.) Quickness of perception or discernment; penetration of mind; the faculty of nice discrimination.

aethogennoun (n.) A compound of nitrogen and boro/, which, when heated before the blowpipe, gives a brilliant phosphorescent; boric nitride.

agnomennoun (n.) An additional or fourth name given by the Romans, on account of some remarkable exploit or event; as, Publius Caius Scipio Africanus.
 noun (n.) An additional name, or an epithet appended to a name; as, Aristides the Just.

albumennoun (n.) The white of an egg.
 noun (n.) Nourishing matter stored up within the integuments of the seed in many plants, but not incorporated in the embryo. It is the floury part in corn, wheat, and like grains, the oily part in poppy seeds, the fleshy part in the cocoanut, etc.
 noun (n.) Same as Albumin.

aliennoun (n.) A foreigner; one owing allegiance, or belonging, to another country; a foreign-born resident of a country in which he does not possess the privileges of a citizen. Hence, a stranger. See Alienage.
 noun (n.) One excluded from certain privileges; one alienated or estranged; as, aliens from God's mercies.
 adjective (a.) Not belonging to the same country, land, or government, or to the citizens or subjects thereof; foreign; as, alien subjects, enemies, property, shores.
 adjective (a.) Wholly different in nature; foreign; adverse; inconsistent (with); incongruous; -- followed by from or sometimes by to; as, principles alien from our religion.
 verb (v. t.) To alienate; to estrange; to transfer, as property or ownership.

alkargennoun (n.) Same as Cacodylic acid.

alpenadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Alps.

alumennoun (n.) Alum.

alunogennoun (n.) A white fibrous mineral frequently found on the walls of mines and quarries, chiefly hydrous sulphate of alumina; -- also called feather alum, and hair salt.

amennoun (interj., adv., & n.) An expression used at the end of prayers, and meaning, So be it. At the end of a creed, it is a solemn asseveration of belief. When it introduces a declaration, it is equivalent to truly, verily.
 verb (v. t.) To say Amen to; to sanction fully.

amidogennoun (n.) A compound radical, NH2, not yet obtained in a separate state, which may be regarded as ammonia from the molecule of which one of its hydrogen atoms has been removed; -- called also the amido group, and in composition represented by the form amido.

amphigennoun (n.) An element that in combination produces amphid salt; -- applied by Berzelius to oxygen, sulphur, selenium, and tellurium.

armozeennoun (n.) Alt. of Armozine

arpennoun (n.) Formerly, a measure of land in France, varying in different parts of the country. The arpent of Paris was 4,088 sq. yards, or nearly five sixths of an English acre. The woodland arpent was about 1 acre, 1 rood, 1 perch, English.

arthenadjective (a.) Same as

ashennoun (n.) obs. pl. for Ashes.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the ash tree.
 adjective (a.) Consisting of, or resembling, ashes; of a color between brown and gray, or white and gray.

aspennoun (n.) Alt. of Asp
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the aspen, or resembling it; made of aspen wood.

astyllennoun (n.) A small dam to prevent free passage of water in an adit or level.

attagennoun (n.) A species of sand grouse (Syrrghaptes Pallasii) found in Asia and rarely in southern Europe.

ayegreennoun (n.) The houseleek (Sempervivum tectorum).

amylogennoun (n.) That part of the starch granule or granulose which is soluble in water.

analgennoun (n.) Alt. of Analgene

baleennoun (n.) Plates or blades of "whalebone," from two to twelve feet long, and sometimes a foot wide, which in certain whales (Balaenoidea) are attached side by side along the upper jaw, and form a fringelike sieve by which the food is retained in the mouth.

barkenadjective (a.) Made of bark.

beatenadjective (a.) Made smooth by beating or treading; worn by use.
 adjective (a.) Vanquished; conquered; baffled.
 adjective (a.) Exhausted; tired out.
 adjective (a.) Become common or trite; as, a beaten phrase.
 adjective (a.) Tried; practiced.
  () of Beat

beaverteennoun (n.) A kind of fustian made of coarse twilled cotton, shorn after dyeing.

bedennoun (n.) The Abyssinian or Arabian ibex (Capra Nubiana). It is probably the wild goat of the Bible.

beechenadjective (a.) Consisting, or made, of the wood or bark of the beech; belonging to the beech.

behennoun (n.) Alt. of Behn

beholdenadjective (p. a.) Obliged; bound in gratitude; indebted.
  (p. p.) of Behold

bennoun (n.) A hoglike mammal of New Guinea (Porcula papuensis).
 adverb (adv. & prep.) Within; in; in or into the interior; toward the inner apartment.
 adverb (adv.) The inner or principal room in a hut or house of two rooms; -- opposed to but, the outer apartment.
  () Alt. of Ben nut
  () An old form of the pl. indic. pr. of Be.

beseenadjective (a.) Seen; appearing.
 adjective (a.) Decked or adorned; clad.
 adjective (a.) Accomplished; versed.

betweennoun (n.) Intermediate time or space; interval.
 prep (prep.) In the space which separates; betwixt; as, New York is between Boston and Philadelphia.
 prep (prep.) Used in expressing motion from one body or place to another; from one to another of two.
 prep (prep.) Belonging in common to two; shared by both.
 prep (prep.) Belonging to, or participated in by, two, and involving reciprocal action or affecting their mutual relation; as, opposition between science and religion.
 prep (prep.) With relation to two, as involved in an act or attribute of which another is the agent or subject; as, to judge between or to choose between courses; to distinguish between you and me; to mediate between nations.
 prep (prep.) In intermediate relation to, in respect to time, quantity, or degree; as, between nine and ten o'clock.

biogennoun (n.) Bioplasm.

birchenadjective (a.) Of or relating to birch.

birkenadjective (a.) Birchen; as, birken groves.
 verb (v. t.) To whip with a birch or rod.

bittenadjective (a.) Terminating abruptly, as if bitten off; premorse.
  (p. p.) of Bite
  () p. p. of Bite.

bitumennoun (n.) Mineral pitch; a black, tarry substance, burning with a bright flame; Jew's pitch. It occurs as an abundant natural product in many places, as on the shores of the Dead and Caspian Seas. It is used in cements, in the construction of pavements, etc. See Asphalt.
 noun (n.) By extension, any one of the natural hydrocarbons, including the hard, solid, brittle varieties called asphalt, the semisolid maltha and mineral tars, the oily petroleums, and even the light, volatile naphthas.

blowennoun (n.) Alt. of Blowess

bollenadjective (a.) See Boln, a.
 adjective (a.) Swollen; puffed out.

bonchretiennoun (n.) A name given to several kinds of pears. See Bartlett.

botryogennoun (n.) A hydrous sulphate of iron of a deep red color. It often occurs in botryoidal form.

boughtenadjective (a.) Purchased; not obtained or produced at home.

boundenadjective (p. p & a.) Bound; fastened by bonds.
 adjective (p. p & a.) Under obligation; bound by some favor rendered; obliged; beholden.
 adjective (p. p & a.) Made obligatory; imposed as a duty; binding.
  () of Bind

boxenadjective (a.) Made of boxwood; pertaining to, or resembling, the box (Buxus).

brackennoun (n.) A brake or fern.

brasenadjective (a.) Same as Brazen.

brazenadjective (a.) Pertaining to, made of, or resembling, brass.
 adjective (a.) Sounding harsh and loud, like resounding brass.
 adjective (a.) Impudent; immodest; shameless; having a front like brass; as, a brazen countenance.
 verb (v. t.) To carry through impudently or shamelessly; as, to brazen the matter through.

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

Rhyming Words According to First 2 Letters (re) - Words That Begins with re:

reabsorptionnoun (n.) The act or process of reabsorbing.

reaccessnoun (n.) A second access or approach; a return.

reachnoun (n.) An effort to vomit.
 noun (n.) The act of stretching or extending; extension; power of reaching or touching with the person, or a limb, or something held or thrown; as, the fruit is beyond my reach; to be within reach of cannon shot.
 noun (n.) The power of stretching out or extending action, influence, or the like; power of attainment or management; extent of force or capacity.
 noun (n.) Extent; stretch; expanse; hence, application; influence; result; scope.
 noun (n.) An extended portion of land or water; a stretch; a straight portion of a stream or river, as from one turn to another; a level stretch, as between locks in a canal; an arm of the sea extending up into the land.
 noun (n.) An artifice to obtain an advantage.
 noun (n.) The pole or rod which connects the hind axle with the forward bolster of a wagon.
 verb (v. i.) To retch.
 verb (v. t.) To extend; to stretch; to thrust out; to put forth, as a limb, a member, something held, or the like.
 verb (v. t.) Hence, to deliver by stretching out a member, especially the hand; to give with the hand; to pass to another; to hand over; as, to reach one a book.
 verb (v. t.) To attain or obtain by stretching forth the hand; to extend some part of the body, or something held by one, so as to touch, strike, grasp, or the like; as, to reach an object with the hand, or with a spear.
 verb (v. t.) To strike, hit, or touch with a missile; as, to reach an object with an arrow, a bullet, or a shell.
 verb (v. t.) Hence, to extend an action, effort, or influence to; to penetrate to; to pierce, or cut, as far as.
 verb (v. t.) To extend to; to stretch out as far as; to touch by virtue of extent; as, his land reaches the river.
 verb (v. t.) To arrive at; to come to; to get as far as.
 verb (v. t.) To arrive at by effort of any kind; to attain to; to gain; to be advanced to.
 verb (v. t.) To understand; to comprehend.
 verb (v. t.) To overreach; to deceive.
 verb (v. i.) To stretch out the hand.
 verb (v. i.) To strain after something; to make efforts.
 verb (v. i.) To extend in dimension, time, amount, action, influence, etc., so as to touch, attain to, or be equal to, something.
 verb (v. i.) To sail on the wind, as from one point of tacking to another, or with the wind nearly abeam.

reachingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Reach

reachableadjective (a.) Being within reach.

reachernoun (n.) One who reaches.
 noun (n.) An exaggeration.

reachlessadjective (a.) Being beyond reach; lofty.

reactionnoun (n.) Any action in resisting other action or force; counter tendency; movement in a contrary direction; reverse action.
 noun (n.) The mutual or reciprocal action of chemical agents upon each other, or the action upon such chemical agents of some form of energy, as heat, light, or electricity, resulting in a chemical change in one or more of these agents, with the production of new compounds or the manifestation of distinctive characters. See Blowpipe reaction, Flame reaction, under Blowpipe, and Flame.
 noun (n.) An action induced by vital resistance to some other action; depression or exhaustion of vital force consequent on overexertion or overstimulation; heightened activity and overaction succeeding depression or shock.
 noun (n.) The force which a body subjected to the action of a force from another body exerts upon the latter body in the opposite direction.
 noun (n.) Backward tendency or movement after revolution, reform, or great progress in any direction.
 noun (n.) A regular or characteristic response to a stimulation of the nerves.
  () A test for typhoid fever based on the fact that blood serum of one affected, in a bouillon culture of typhoid bacilli, causes the bacilli to agglutinate and lose their motility.

reactionarynoun (n.) One who favors reaction, or seeks to undo political progress or revolution.
 adjective (a.) Being, causing, or favoring reaction; as, reactionary movements.

reactionistnoun (n.) A reactionary.

reactiveadjective (a.) Having power to react; tending to reaction; of the nature of reaction.

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.

readingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Read
 noun (n.) The act of one who reads; perusal; also, printed or written matter to be read.
 noun (n.) Study of books; literary scholarship; as, a man of extensive reading.
 noun (n.) A lecture or prelection; public recital.
 noun (n.) The way in which anything reads; force of a word or passage presented by a documentary authority; lection; version.
 noun (n.) Manner of reciting, or acting a part, on the stage; way of rendering.
 noun (n.) An observation read from the scale of a graduated instrument; as, the reading of a barometer.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the act of reading; used in reading.
 adjective (a.) Addicted to reading; as, a reading community.

readabilitynoun (n.) The state of being readable; readableness.

readableadjective (a.) Such as can be read; legible; fit or suitable to be read; worth reading; interesting.

readeptionnoun (n.) A regaining; recovery of something lost.

readernoun (n.) One who reads.
 noun (n.) One whose distinctive office is to read prayers in a church.
 noun (n.) One who reads lectures on scientific subjects.
 noun (n.) A proof reader.
 noun (n.) One who reads manuscripts offered for publication and advises regarding their merit.
 noun (n.) One who reads much; one who is studious.
 noun (n.) A book containing a selection of extracts for exercises in reading; an elementary book for practice in a language; a reading book.

readershipnoun (n.) The office of reader.

readinessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being ready; preparation; promptness; aptitude; willingness.

readjournmentnoun (n.) The act of readjourning; a second or repeated adjournment.

readjusternoun (n.) One who, or that which, readjusts; in some of the States of the United States, one who advocates a refunding, and sometimes a partial repudiation, of the State debt without the consent of the State's creditors.

readjustmentnoun (n.) A second adjustment; a new or different adjustment.

readmissionnoun (n.) The act of admitting again, or the state of being readmitted; as, the readmission of fresh air into an exhausted receiver; the readmission of a student into a seminary.

readmittancenoun (n.) Allowance to enter again; a second admission.

readvertencynoun (n.) The act of adverting to again, or of reviewing.

readynoun (n.) Ready money; cash; -- commonly with the; as, he was well supplied with the ready.
 superlative (superl.) Prepared for what one is about to do or experience; equipped or supplied with what is needed for some act or event; prepared for immediate movement or action; as, the troops are ready to march; ready for the journey.
 superlative (superl.) Fitted or arranged for immediate use; causing no delay for lack of being prepared or furnished.
 superlative (superl.) Prepared in mind or disposition; not reluctant; willing; free; inclined; disposed.
 superlative (superl.) Not slow or hesitating; quick in action or perception of any kind; dexterous; prompt; easy; expert; as, a ready apprehension; ready wit; a ready writer or workman.
 superlative (superl.) Offering itself at once; at hand; opportune; convenient; near; easy.
 superlative (superl.) On the point; about; on the brink; near; -- with a following infinitive.
 superlative (superl.) A word of command, or a position, in the manual of arms, at which the piece is cocked and held in position to execute promptly the next command, which is, aim.
 adverb (adv.) In a state of preparation for immediate action; so as to need no delay.
 verb (v. t.) To dispose in order.

reaffirmancenoun (n.) Alt. of Reaffirmation

reaffirmationnoun (n.) A second affirmation.

reafforestationnoun (n.) The act or process of converting again into a forest.

reagentnoun (n.) A substance capable of producing with another a reaction, especially when employed to detect the presence of other bodies; a test.

reaggravationnoun (n.) The last monitory, published after three admonitions and before the last excommunication.

reaknoun (n.) A rush.
 noun (n.) A prank.

realnoun (n.) A small Spanish silver coin; also, a denomination of money of account, formerly the unit of the Spanish monetary system.
 noun (n.) A realist.
 adjective (a.) Royal; regal; kingly.
 adjective (a.) Actually being or existing; not fictitious or imaginary; as, a description of real life.
 adjective (a.) True; genuine; not artificial, counterfeit, or factitious; often opposed to ostensible; as, the real reason; real Madeira wine; real ginger.
 adjective (a.) Relating to things, not to persons.
 adjective (a.) Having an assignable arithmetical or numerical value or meaning; not imaginary.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to things fixed, permanent, or immovable, as to lands and tenements; as, real property, in distinction from personal or movable property.

realgarnoun (n.) Arsenic sulphide, a mineral of a brilliant red color; red orpiment. It is also an artificial product.

realismnoun (n.) As opposed to nominalism, the doctrine that genera and species are real things or entities, existing independently of our conceptions. According to realism the Universal exists ante rem (Plato), or in re (Aristotle).
 noun (n.) As opposed to idealism, the doctrine that in sense perception there is an immediate cognition of the external object, and our knowledge of it is not mediate and representative.
 noun (n.) Fidelity to nature or to real life; representation without idealization, and making no appeal to the imagination; adherence to the actual fact.

realistnoun (n.) One who believes in realism; esp., one who maintains that generals, or the terms used to denote the genera and species of things, represent real existences, and are not mere names, as maintained by the nominalists.
 noun (n.) An artist or writer who aims at realism in his work. See Realism, 2.

realisticadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the realists; in the manner of the realists; characterized by realism rather than by imagination.

realitynoun (n.) The state or quality of being real; actual being or existence of anything, in distinction from mere appearance; fact.
 noun (n.) That which is real; an actual existence; that which is not imagination, fiction, or pretense; that which has objective existence, and is not merely an idea.
 noun (n.) Loyalty; devotion.
 noun (n.) See 2d Realty, 2.

realizableadjective (a.) Capable of being realized.

realizationnoun (n.) The act of realizing, or the state of being realized.

realizingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Realize
 adjective (a.) Serving to make real, or to impress on the mind as a reality; as, a realizing view of the danger incurred.

realizernoun (n.) One who realizes.

realliancenoun (n.) A renewed alliance.

realmnoun (n.) A royal jurisdiction or domain; a region which is under the dominion of a king; a kingdom.
 noun (n.) Hence, in general, province; region; country; domain; department; division; as, the realm of fancy.

realmlessadjective (a.) Destitute of a realm.

realnessnoun (n.) The quality or condition of being real; reality.

realtynoun (n.) Royalty.
 noun (n.) Loyalty; faithfulness.
 noun (n.) Reality.
 noun (n.) Immobility, or the fixed, permanent nature of real property; as, chattels which savor of the realty; -- so written in legal language for reality.
 noun (n.) Real estate; a piece of real property.

reamnoun (n.) Cream; also, the cream or froth on ale.
 noun (n.) A bundle, package, or quantity of paper, usually consisting of twenty quires or 480 sheets.
 verb (v. i.) To cream; to mantle.
 verb (v. t.) To stretch out; to draw out into thongs, threads, or filaments.
 verb (v. t.) To bevel out, as the mouth of a hole in wood or metal; in modern usage, to enlarge or dress out, as a hole, with a reamer.

reamingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Ream

reamenoun (n.) Realm.


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

rabbinnoun (n.) Same as Rabbi.

raccoonnoun (n.) A North American nocturnal carnivore (Procyon lotor) allied to the bears, but much smaller, and having a long, full tail, banded with black and gray. Its body is gray, varied with black and white. Called also coon, and mapach.

racemationnoun (n.) A cluster or bunch, as of grapes.
 noun (n.) Cultivation or gathering of clusters of grapes.

rachidianadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the rachis; spinal; vertebral. Same as Rhachidian.

racoviannoun (n.) One of a sect of Socinians or Unitarians in Poland.

radiannoun (n.) An arc of a circle which is equal to the radius, or the angle measured by such an arc.

radiationnoun (n.) The act of radiating, or the state of being radiated; emission and diffusion of rays of light; beamy brightness.
 noun (n.) The shooting forth of anything from a point or surface, like the diverging rays of light; as, the radiation of heat.

radicationnoun (n.) The process of taking root, or state of being rooted; as, the radication of habits.
 noun (n.) The disposition of the roots of a plant.

radiolariannoun (n.) One of the Radiolaria.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Radiolaria.

raftsmannoun (n.) A man engaged in rafting.

ragamuffinnoun (n.) A paltry or disreputable fellow; a mean wretch.
 noun (n.) A person who wears ragged clothing.
 noun (n.) The long-tailed titmouse.

raglannoun (n.) A loose overcoat with large sleeves; -- named from Lord Raglan, an English general.

ragmannoun (n.) A man who collects, or deals in, rags.
 noun (n.) A document having many names or numerous seals, as a papal bull.

rainnoun (n. & v.) Reign.
 noun (n.) Water falling in drops from the clouds; the descent of water from the clouds in drops.
 noun (n.) To fall in drops from the clouds, as water; -- used mostly with it for a nominative; as, it rains.
 noun (n.) To fall or drop like water from the clouds; as, tears rained from their eyes.
 verb (v. t.) To pour or shower down from above, like rain from the clouds.
 verb (v. t.) To bestow in a profuse or abundant manner; as, to rain favors upon a person.

raisinnoun (n.) A grape, or a bunch of grapes.
 noun (n.) A grape dried in the sun or by artificial heat.

ramadannoun (n.) The ninth Mohammedan month.
 noun (n.) The great annual fast of the Mohammedans, kept during daylight through the ninth month.

rambutannoun (n.) A Malayan fruit produced by the tree Nephelium lappaceum, and closely related to the litchi nut. It is bright red, oval in shape, covered with coarse hairs (whence the name), and contains a pleasant acid pulp. Called also ramboostan.

rameannoun (n.) A Ramist.

ramekinnoun (n.) See Ramequin.
 noun (n.) = Ramequin.

ramequinnoun (n.) A mixture of cheese, eggs, etc., formed in a mold, or served on bread.
 noun (n.) The porcelian or earthen mold in which ramequins are baked and served, by extension, any dish so used.

ramificationnoun (n.) The process of branching, or the development of branches or offshoots from a stem; also, the mode of their arrangement.
 noun (n.) A small branch or offshoot proceeding from a main stock or channel; as, the ramifications of an artery, vein, or nerve.
 noun (n.) A division into principal and subordinate classes, heads, or departments; also, one of the subordinate parts; as, the ramifications of a subject or scheme.
 noun (n.) The production of branchlike figures.

ramoonnoun (n.) A small West Indian tree (Trophis Americana) of the Mulberry family, whose leaves and twigs are used as fodder for cattle.

rampalliannoun (n.) A mean wretch.

rampionnoun (n.) A plant (Campanula Rapunculus) of the Bellflower family, with a tuberous esculent root; -- also called ramps.

ramsonnoun (n.) A broad-leaved species of garlic (Allium ursinum), common in European gardens; -- called also buckram.

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

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

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.

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

rapscallionnoun (n.) A rascal; a good-for-nothing fellow.

rarefactionnoun (n.) The act or process of rarefying; the state of being rarefied; -- opposed to condensation; as, the rarefaction of air.

rarificationnoun (n.) See Rarefaction.

rascallionnoun (n.) A low, mean wretch.

ratannoun (n.) See Rattan.

rataplannoun (n.) The iterative sound of beating a drum, or of a galloping horse.

ratificationnoun (n.) The act of ratifying; the state of being ratified; confirmation; sanction; as, the ratification of a treaty.

ratihabitionnoun (n.) Confirmation or approbation, as of an act or contract.

ratiocinationnoun (n.) The process of reasoning, or deducing conclusions from premises; deductive reasoning.

rationnoun (n.) A fixed daily allowance of provisions assigned to a soldier in the army, or a sailor in the navy, for his subsistence.
 noun (n.) Hence, a certain portion or fixed amount dealt out; an allowance; an allotment.
 verb (v. t.) To supply with rations, as a regiment.

rationalizationnoun (n.) The act or process of rationalizing.

ratonnoun (n.) A small rat.

ratoonnoun (n.) Same as Rattoon, n.
 noun (n.) A rattan cane.
 verb (v. i.) Same as Rattoon, v. i.

rattannoun (n.) One of the long slender flexible stems of several species of palms of the genus Calamus, mostly East Indian, though some are African and Australian. They are exceedingly tough, and are used for walking sticks, wickerwork, chairs and seats of chairs, cords and cordage, and many other purposes.

ratteennoun (n.) A thick woolen stuff quilled or twilled.

rattoonnoun (n.) One of the stems or shoots of sugar cane of the second year's growth from the root, or later. See Plant-cane.
 verb (v. i.) To sprout or spring up from the root, as sugar cane from the root of the previous year's planting.

raunsounnoun (n.) Ransom.

ravelinnoun (n.) A detached work with two embankments which make a salient angle. It is raised before the curtain on the counterscarp of the place. Formerly called demilune, and half-moon.

ravennoun (n.) A large black passerine bird (Corvus corax), similar to the crow, but larger. It is native of the northern parts of Europe, Asia, and America, and is noted for its sagacity.
 noun (n.) Rapine; rapacity.
 noun (n.) Prey; plunder; food obtained by violence.
 adjective (a.) Of the color of the raven; jet black; as, raven curls; raven darkness.
 verb (v. t.) To obtain or seize by violence.
 verb (v. t.) To devour with great eagerness.
 verb (v. i.) To prey with rapacity; to be greedy; to show rapacity.

ravinnoun (n.) Alt. of Ravine
 adjective (a.) Ravenous.
 verb (v. t. & i.) Alt. of Ravine

rayonnoun (n.) Ray; beam.

reamputationnoun (n.) The second of two amputations performed upon the same member.

reanimationnoun (n.) The act or operation of reanimating, or the state of being reanimated; reinvigoration; revival.

reannexationnoun (n.) Act of reannexing.

reapplicationnoun (n.) The act of reapplying, or the state of being reapplied.

reascensionnoun (n.) The act of reascending; a remounting.

reasonnoun (n.) A thought or a consideration offered in support of a determination or an opinion; a just ground for a conclusion or an action; that which is offered or accepted as an explanation; the efficient cause of an occurrence or a phenomenon; a motive for an action or a determination; proof, more or less decisive, for an opinion or a conclusion; principle; efficient cause; final cause; ground of argument.
 noun (n.) The faculty or capacity of the human mind by which it is distinguished from the intelligence of the inferior animals; the higher as distinguished from the lower cognitive faculties, sense, imagination, and memory, and in contrast to the feelings and desires. Reason comprises conception, judgment, reasoning, and the intuitional faculty. Specifically, it is the intuitional faculty, or the faculty of first truths, as distinguished from the understanding, which is called the discursive or ratiocinative faculty.
 noun (n.) Due exercise of the reasoning faculty; accordance with, or that which is accordant with and ratified by, the mind rightly exercised; right intellectual judgment; clear and fair deductions from true principles; that which is dictated or supported by the common sense of mankind; right conduct; right; propriety; justice.
 noun (n.) Ratio; proportion.
 noun (n.) To exercise the rational faculty; to deduce inferences from premises; to perform the process of deduction or of induction; to ratiocinate; to reach conclusions by a systematic comparison of facts.
 noun (n.) Hence: To carry on a process of deduction or of induction, in order to convince or to confute; to formulate and set forth propositions and the inferences from them; to argue.
 noun (n.) To converse; to compare opinions.
 verb (v. t.) To arrange and present the reasons for or against; to examine or discuss by arguments; to debate or discuss; as, I reasoned the matter with my friend.
 verb (v. t.) To support with reasons, as a request.
 verb (v. t.) To persuade by reasoning or argument; as, to reason one into a belief; to reason one out of his plan.
 verb (v. t.) To overcome or conquer by adducing reasons; -- with down; as, to reason down a passion.
 verb (v. t.) To find by logical processes; to explain or justify by reason or argument; -- usually with out; as, to reason out the causes of the librations of the moon.

reassertionnoun (n.) A second or renewed assertion of the same thing.

rebaptizationnoun (n.) A second baptism.

reboationnoun (n.) Repetition of a bellow.

rebullitionnoun (n.) The act of boiling up or effervescing.

recalcitrationnoun (n.) A kicking back again; opposition; repugnance; refractoriness.

recantationnoun (n.) The act of recanting; a declaration that contradicts a former one; that which is thus asserted in contradiction; retraction.

recapitulationnoun (n.) The act of recapitulating; a summary, or concise statement or enumeration, of the principal points, facts, or statements, in a preceding discourse, argument, or essay.

recaptionnoun (n.) The act of retaking, as of one who has escaped after arrest; reprisal; the retaking of one's own goods, chattels, wife, or children, without force or violence, from one who has taken them and who wrongfully detains them.

recensionnoun (n.) The act of reviewing or revising; review; examination; enumeration.
 noun (n.) Specifically, the review of a text (as of an ancient author) by an editor; critical revisal and establishment.
 noun (n.) The result of such a work; a text established by critical revision; an edited version.

receptionnoun (n.) The act of receiving; receipt; admission; as, the reception of food into the stomach; the reception of a letter; the reception of sensation or ideas; reception of evidence.
 noun (n.) The state of being received.
 noun (n.) The act or manner of receiving, esp. of receiving visitors; entertainment; hence, an occasion or ceremony of receiving guests; as, a hearty reception; an elaborate reception.
 noun (n.) Acceptance, as of an opinion or doctrine.
 noun (n.) A retaking; a recovery.

recessionnoun (n.) The act of receding or withdrawing, as from a place, a claim, or a demand.
 noun (n.) The act of ceding back; restoration; repeated cession; as, the recession of conquered territory to its former sovereign.

recidivationnoun (n.) A falling back; a backsliding.

reciprocationnoun (n.) The act of reciprocating; interchange of acts; a mutual giving and returning; as, the reciprocation of kindnesses.
 noun (n.) Alternate recurrence or action; as, the reciprocation of the sea in the flow and ebb of tides.

recisionnoun (n.) The act of cutting off.

recitationnoun (n.) The act of reciting; rehearsal; repetition of words or sentences.
 noun (n.) The delivery before an audience of something committed to memory, especially as an elocutionary exhibition; also, that which is so delivered.
 noun (n.) The rehearsal of a lesson by pupils before their instructor.

reclamationnoun (n.) The act or process of reclaiming.
 noun (n.) Representation made in opposition; remonstrance.

reclinationnoun (n.) The act of leaning or reclining, or the state of being reclined.
 noun (n.) The angle which the plane of the dial makes with a vertical plane which it intersects in a horizontal line.
 noun (n.) The act or process of removing a cataract, by applying the needle to its anterior surface, and depressing it into the vitreous humor in such a way that the front surface of the cataract becomes the upper one and its back surface the lower one.

reclusionnoun (n.) A state of retirement from the world; seclusion.

recoctionnoun (n.) A second coction or preparation; a vamping up.

recognitionnoun (n.) The act of recognizing, or the state of being recognized; acknowledgment; formal avowal; knowledge confessed or avowed; notice.

recognizationnoun (n.) Recognition.

recollectionnoun (n.) The act of recollecting, or recalling to the memory; the operation by which objects are recalled to the memory, or ideas revived in the mind; reminiscence; remembrance.
 noun (n.) The power of recalling ideas to the mind, or the period within which things can be recollected; remembrance; memory; as, an event within my recollection.
 noun (n.) That which is recollected; something called to mind; reminiscence.
 noun (n.) The act or practice of collecting or concentrating the mind; concentration; self-control.

recolonizationnoun (n.) A second or renewed colonization.

recombinationnoun (n.) Combination a second or additional time.

recommendationnoun (n.) The act of recommending.
 noun (n.) That which recommends, or commends to favor; anything procuring, or tending to procure, a favorable reception, or to secure acceptance and adoption; as, he brought excellent recommendations.
 noun (n.) The state of being recommended; esteem.

recompensationnoun (n.) Recompense.
 noun (n.) Used to denote a case where a set-off pleaded by the defendant is met by a set-off pleaded by the plaintiff.

recompilationnoun (n.) A new compilation.

recompositionnoun (n.) The act of recomposing.

reconciliationnoun (n.) The act of reconciling, or the state of being reconciled; reconcilenment; restoration to harmony; renewal of friendship.
 noun (n.) Reduction to congruence or consistency; removal of inconsistency; harmony.

recondensationnoun (n.) The act or process of recondensing.

reconsecrationnoun (n.) Renewed consecration.

reconsiderationnoun (n.) The act of reconsidering, or the state of being reconsidered; as, the reconsideration of a vote in a legislative body.

reconsolidationnoun (n.) The act or process of reconsolidating; the state of being reconsolidated.

reconstructionnoun (n.) The act of constructing again; the state of being reconstructed.
 noun (n.) The act or process of reorganizing the governments of the States which had passed ordinances of secession, and of reestablishing their constitutional relations to the national government, after the close of the Civil War.

reconventionnoun (n.) A cross demand; an action brought by the defendant against the plaintiff before the same judge.

reconversionnoun (n.) A second conversion.

recorporificationnoun (n.) The act of investing again with a body; the state of being furnished anew with a body.

recreationnoun (n.) The act of recreating, or the state of being recreated; refreshment of the strength and spirits after toil; amusement; diversion; sport; pastime.

recriminationnoun (n.) The act of recriminating; an accusation brought by the accused against the accuser; a counter accusation.

recrystallizationnoun (n.) The process or recrystallizing.

rectificationnoun (n.) The act or operation of rectifying; as, the rectification of an error; the rectification of spirits.
 noun (n.) The determination of a straight line whose length is equal a portion of a curve.

rectionnoun (n.) See Government, n., 7.

recubationnoun (n.) Recumbence.

recuperationnoun (n..) Recovery, as of anything lost, especially of the health or strength.