Name Report For First Name SPERE:


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

Rhymes with SPERE - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming SPERE



NAMES RHYMING WITH SPERE (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 4 Letters (pere) - Names That Ends with pere:

pipere cupere hearpere rapere skippere tuppere

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

ebiere balere magaere zere bedivere bellangere andere chere guenevere guinevere gwenevere quinevere richere valere aegelmaere aethelmaere archere backstere baldhere beceere bemeere brewstere briggere bryggere burghere cartere coltere felamaere fullere giselmaere grafere grangere maetthere palmere ridere rovere sawyere tannere thackere toukere tuckere tylere weallere wigmaere wittahere xabiere here dechtere aethelhere baecere seamere wulfhere hweolere hwistlere sigehere devere gere

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

deirdre hannelore aure kore pleasure terpsichore amare nyasore alexandre brangore saffire elidure moore gaothaire giollamhuire cesare isidore macaire imre gilmore baldassare petre aedre aefre allaire amalure andsware asthore audre aurore azzure baibre blaire ceire claire clare conchobarre

NAMES RHYMING WITH SPERE (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 4 Letters (sper) - Names That Begins with sper:


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

spear sped speed spelding spence spencer spengler spenser

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

spalding spangler spark sparke sproul sproule sprowle spyridon


First Names which starts with 'sp' and ends with 're':

First Names which starts with 's' and ends with 'e':

sadie sae sage sahale saidie saige salbatore salhdene sallie salome salvadore salvatore sanbourne sandrine sanersone sanuye sapphire sarajane sauville saveage saville sce scirwode scolaighe scottie scoville searle sebastene sebastiene sebastienne sebe sebille sedge selassie selassiee sele selene selwine semele sente seoirse serafine seraphine serihilde severne seyane shace shadoe shae shaine shalene shanaye shane shantae sharlene shaundre shawe shawnette shayde shaye shaylee shayne sherborne sherbourne sherburne sherise shermarke shiye shizhe'e siddalee sidonie sifiye sigfriede sighle sigune sike sile silvestre simone sinclaire sine sive skene skete skye slade slaine slainie slanie sloane smythe sofie solaine solange solonie somerville somhairle sonnie sophie sorine

English Words Rhyming SPERE


clasperedadjective (a.) Furnished with tendrils.

gaspereaunoun (n.) The alewife.

hesperetinnoun (n.) A white, crystalline substance having a sweetish taste, obtained by the decomposition of hesperidin, and regarded as a complex derivative of caffeic acid.

oosperenoun (n.) An unfertilized, rounded mass of protoplasm, produced in an oogonium.
 noun (n.) An analogous mass of protoplasm in the ovule of a flowering plant; an embryonic vesicle.

sperenoun (n.) A sphere.
 verb (v. i.) To search; to pry; to ask; to inquire.

whisperernoun (n.) One who whispers.
 noun (n.) A tattler; one who tells secrets; a conveyer of intelligence secretly; hence; a backbiter; one who slanders secretly.

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

Rhyming Words According to Last 4 Letters (pere) - English Words That Ends with pere:

amperenoun (n.) Alt. of Ampere
 noun (n.) The unit of electric current; -- defined by the International Electrical Congress in 1893 and by U. S. Statute as, one tenth of the unit of current of the C. G. S. system of electro-magnetic units, or the practical equivalent of the unvarying current which, when passed through a standard solution of nitrate of silver in water, deposits silver at the rate of 0.001118 grams per second. Called also the international ampere.

beauperenoun (n.) A father.
 noun (n.) A companion.

douceperenoun (n.) One of the twelve peers of France, companions of Charlemagne in war.

megamperenoun (n.) A million amperes.

microamperenoun (n.) One of the smaller measures of electrical currents; the millionth part of one ampere.

milliamperenoun (n.) The thousandth part of one ampere.

perenoun (n.) A peer.
 noun (n.) Father; -- often used after French proper names to distinguish a father from his son; as, Dumas pere.

voluperenoun (n.) A woman's cap.

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

actinomerenoun (n.) One of the radial segments composing the body of one of the Coelenterata.

adipocerenoun (n.) A soft, unctuous, or waxy substance, of a light brown color, into which the fat and muscle tissue of dead bodies sometimes are converted, by long immersion in water or by burial in moist places. It is a result of fatty degeneration.

aerospherenoun (n.) The atmosphere.

anoplotherenoun (n.) Alt. of Anoplotherium

antimerenoun (n.) One of the two halves of bilaterally symmetrical animals; one of any opposite symmetrical or homotypic parts in animals and plants.

arrierenoun (n.) "That which is behind"; the rear; -- chiefly used as an adjective in the sense of behind, rear, subordinate.

arthromerenoun (n.) One of the body segments of Arthropods. See Arthrostraca.

atmospherenoun (n.) The whole mass of aeriform fluid surrounding the earth; -- applied also to the gaseous envelope of any celestial orb, or other body; as, the atmosphere of Mars.
 noun (n.) Any gaseous envelope or medium.
 noun (n.) A supposed medium around various bodies; as, electrical atmosphere, a medium formerly supposed to surround electrical bodies.
 noun (n.) The pressure or weight of the air at the sea level, on a unit of surface, or about 14.7 Ibs. to the sq. inch.
 noun (n.) Any surrounding or pervading influence or condition.
 noun (n.) The portion of air in any locality, or affected by a special physical or sanitary condition; as, the atmosphere of the room; a moist or noxious atmosphere.

baenomerenoun (n.) One of the somites (arthromeres) that make up the thorax of Arthropods.

bayaderenoun (n.) A female dancer in the East Indies.

berenoun (n.) Barley; the six-rowed barley or the four-rowed barley, commonly the former (Hord. vulgare).
 noun (n.) See Bear, barley.
 verb (v. t.) To pierce.

bedfere bedpherenoun (n.) A bedfellow.

bedpherenoun (n.) See Bedfere.

beggesterenoun (n.) A beggar.

belvederenoun (n.) A small building, or a part of a building, more or less open, constructed in a place commanding a fine prospect.

blastomerenoun (n.) One of the segments first formed by the division of the ovum.

blastospherenoun (n.) The hollow globe or sphere formed by the arrangement of the blastomeres on the periphery of an impregnated ovum.

boutonnierenoun (n.) A bouquet worn in a buttonhole.

brerenoun (n.) A brier.

baryspherenoun (n.) The heavy interior portion of the earth, within the lithosphere.

bonbonnierenoun (n.) A small fancy box or dish for bonbons.

brassierenoun (n.) A form of woman's underwaist stiffened with whalebones, or the like, and worn to support the breasts.

caloriferenoun (n.) An apparatus for conveying and distributing heat, especially by means of hot water circulating in tubes.

cantinierenoun (n.) A woman who carries a canteen for soldiers; a vivandiere.

caponierenoun (n.) A work made across or in the ditch, to protect it from the enemy, or to serve as a covered passageway.

cashmerenoun (n.) A rich stuff for shawls, scarfs, etc., originally made in Cashmere from the soft wool found beneath the hair of the goats of Cashmere, Thibet, and the Himalayas. Some cashmere, of fine quality, is richly embroidered for sale to Europeans.
 noun (n.) A dress fabric made of fine wool, or of fine wool and cotton, in imitation of the original cashmere.

cassimerenoun (n.) A thin, twilled, woolen cloth, used for men's garments.

centisterenoun (n.) The hundredth part of a stere, equal to .353 cubic feet.

cephalomerenoun (n.) One of the somites (arthromeres) which make up the head of arthropods.

cerenoun (n.) The soft naked sheath at the base of the beak of birds of prey, parrots, and some other birds. See Beak.
 verb (v. t.) To wax; to cover or close with wax.

chimerenoun (n.) The upper robe worn by a bishop, to which lawn sleeves are usually attached.

chromatospherenoun (n.) A chromosphere.

chromospherenoun (n.) An atmosphere of rare matter, composed principally of incandescent hydrogen gas, surrounding the sun and enveloping the photosphere. Portions of the chromosphere are here and there thrown up into enormous tongues of flame.

coccospherenoun (n.) A small, rounded, marine organism, capable of braking up into coccoliths.

cohereadjective (a.) To stick together; to cleave; to be united; to hold fast, as parts of the same mass.
 adjective (a.) To be united or connected together in subordination to one purpose; to follow naturally and logically, as the parts of a discourse, or as arguments in a train of reasoning; to be logically consistent.
 adjective (a.) To suit; to agree; to fit.

condottierenoun (n.) A military adventurer of the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, who sold his services, and those of his followers, to any party in any contest.

confrerenoun (n.) Fellow member of a fraternity; intimate associate.

cosmospherenoun (n.) An apparatus for showing the position of the earth, at any given time, with respect to the fixed stars. It consist of a hollow glass globe, on which are depicted the stars and constellations, and within which is a terrestrial globe.

cremaillerenoun (n.) An indented or zigzaged line of intrenchment.

centrospherenoun (n.) The nucleus or central part of the earth, forming most of its mass; -- disting. from lithosphere, hydrosphere, etc.
 noun (n.) The central mass of an aster from which the rays extend and within which the centrosome lies when present; the attraction sphere. The name has been used both as excluding and including the centrosome, and also to designate a modified mass of protoplasm about a centrosome whether aster rays are developed or not.

decasterenoun (n.) A measure of capacity, equal to ten steres, or ten cubic meters.

decisterenoun (n.) The tenth part of the stere or cubic meter, equal to 3.531 cubic feet. See Stere.

dekasterenoun (n.) Same as Decastere.

derenoun (n.) Harm.
 verb (v. t.) To hurt; to harm; to injure.

dinotherenoun (n.) Alt. of Dinotherium

ectomerenoun (n.) The more transparent cells, which finally become external, in many segmenting ova, as those of mammals.

eglaterenoun (n.) Eglantine.

entomerenoun (n.) The more granular cells, which finally become internal, in many segmenting ova, as those of mammals.

epimerenoun (n.) One of the segments of the transverse axis, or the so called homonymous parts; as, for example, one of the several segments of the extremities in vertebrates, or one of the similar segments in plants, such as the segments of a segmented leaf.

espaulierenoun (n.) A defense for the shoulder, composed of flexible overlapping plates of metal, used in the 15th century; -- the origin of the modern epaulette.

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

Rhyming Words According to First 4 Letters (sper) - Words That Begins with sper:

sperablenoun (n.) See Sperable.
 adjective (a.) Within the range of hpe; proper to be hoped for.

speragenoun (n.) Asperagus.

sperateadjective (a.) Hoped for, or to be hoped for.

spergenoun (n.) A charge of wash for the still.

sperlingnoun (n.) A smelt; a sparling.
 noun (n.) A young herring.

spermnoun (n.) The male fecundating fluid; semen. See Semen.
 noun (n.) Spermaceti.

spermacetinoun (n.) A white waxy substance obtained from cavities in the head of the sperm whale, and used making candles, oilments, cosmetics, etc. It consists essentially of ethereal salts of palmitic acid with ethal and other hydrocarbon bases. The substance of spermaceti after the removal of certain impurities is sometimes called cetin.

spermalistnoun (n.) See Spermist.

spermaphorenoun (n.) That part of the ovary from which the ovules arise; the placenta.

spermarynoun (n.) An organ in which spermatozoa are developed; a sperm gland; a testicle.

spermathecanoun (n.) A small sac connected with the female reproductive organs of insects and many other invertebrates, serving to receive and retain the spermatozoa.

spermaticadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to semen; as, the spermatic fluid, the spermatic vessels, etc.

spermaticaladjective (a.) Spermatic.

spermatinnoun (n.) A substance allied to alkali albumin and to mucin, present in semen, to which it is said to impart the mucilaginous character.

spermatismnoun (n.) The emission of sperm, or semen.

spermatiumnoun (n.) One of the motionless spermatozoids in the conceptacles of certain fungi.

spermatoblastnoun (n.) Same as Spermoblast.

spermatocytenoun (n.) Same as Spermoblast.

spermatogemmanoun (n.) Same as Spermosphere.

spermatogenesisnoun (n.) The development of the spermatozoids.

spermatogeneticadjective (a.) Relating to, or connected with, spermatogenesis; as, spermatogenetic function.

spermatogenousadjective (a.) Sperm-producing.

spermatogoniumnoun (n.) A primitive seminal cell, occuring in masses in the seminal tubules. It divides into a mass (spermosphere) of small cells (spermoblast), which in turn give rise to spermatozoids.

spermatoidadjective (a.) Spermlike; resembling sperm, or semen.

spermatoonnoun (n.) A spermoblast.

spermatophorenoun (n.) Same as Spermospore.
 noun (n.) A capsule or pocket inclosing a number of spermatozoa. They are present in many annelids, brachiopods, mollusks, and crustaceans. In cephalopods the structure of the capsule is very complex.

spermatophorousadjective (a.) Producing seed, or sperm; seminiferous; as, the so-called spermatophorous cells.

spermatorrheanoun (n.) Alt. of Spermatorrhoea

spermatorrhoeanoun (n.) Abnormally frequent involuntary emission of the semen without copulation.

spermatosporenoun (n.) Same as Spermospore.

spermatozoidnoun (n.) The male germ cell in animals and plants, the essential element in fertilization; a microscopic animalcule-like particle, usually provided with one or more cilia by which it is capable of active motion. In animals, the familiar type is that of a small, more or less ovoid head, with a delicate threadlike cilium, or tail. Called also spermatozoon. In plants the more usual term is antherozoid.

spermatozooidnoun (n.) A spermatozoid.

spermatozoonnoun (n.) Same as Spermatozoid.

spermicadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to sperm, or semen.

spermidiumnoun (n.) An achenium.

spermistnoun (n.) A believer in the doctrine, formerly current, of encasement in the male (see Encasement), in which the seminal thread, or spermatozoid, was considered as the real animal germ, the head being the true animal head and the tail the body.

spermoblastnoun (n.) One of the cells formed by the division of the spermospore, each of which is destined to become a spermatozoid; a spermatocyte; a spermatoblast.

spermococcusnoun (n.) The nucleus of the sperm cell.

spermodermnoun (n.) The covering of a seed; -- sometimes limited to the outer coat or testa.

spermogoniumnoun (n.) A conceptacle of certain lichens, which contains spermatia.

spermologistnoun (n.) One who treats of, or collects, seeds.

spermophilenoun (n.) Any ground squirrel of the genus Spermophilus; a gopher. See Illust. under Gopher.

spermophorenoun (n.) A spermatophore.

spermophytanoun (n. pl.) Plants which produce seed; phaenogamia. These plants constitute the highest grand division of the vegetable kingdom.

spermophytenoun (n.) Any plant which produces true seeds; -- a term recently proposed to replace ph/nogam.

spermophyticadjective (a.) Capable of producing seeds; ph/nogamic.

spermoplasmanoun (n.) The protoplasm of the sperm cell.

spermospherenoun (n.) A mass or ball of cells formed by the repeated division of a male germinal cell (spermospore), each constituent cell (spermoblast) of which is converted into a spermatozoid; a spermatogemma.

spermosporenoun (n.) The male germinal or seminal cell, from the breaking up of which the spermoblasts are formed and ultimately the spermatozoids; a spermatospore.

spermulenoun (n.) A sperm cell.

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

speakingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Speak
 adjective (a.) Uttering speech; used for conveying speech; as, man is a speaking animal; a speaking tube.
 adjective (a.) Seeming to be capable of speech; hence, lifelike; as, a speaking likeness.

speakableadjective (a.) Capable of being spoken; fit to be spoken.
 adjective (a.) Able to speak.

speakernoun (n.) One who speaks.
 noun (n.) One who utters or pronounces a discourse; usually, one who utters a speech in public; as, the man is a good speaker, or a bad speaker.
 noun (n.) One who is the mouthpiece of others; especially, one who presides over, or speaks for, a delibrative assembly, preserving order and regulating the debates; as, the Speaker of the House of Commons, originally, the mouthpiece of the House to address the king; the Speaker of a House of Representatives.
 noun (n.) A book of selections for declamation.

speakershipnoun (n.) The office of speaker; as, the speakership of the House of Representatives.

spekingnoun (n.) The act of uttering words.
 noun (n.) Public declamation; oratory.

spearnoun (n.) A long, pointed weapon, used in war and hunting, by thrusting or throwing; a weapon with a long shaft and a sharp head or blade; a lance.
 noun (n.) Fig.: A spearman.
 noun (n.) A sharp-pointed instrument with barbs, used for stabbing fish and other animals.
 noun (n.) A shoot, as of grass; a spire.
 noun (n.) The feather of a horse. See Feather, n., 4.
 noun (n.) The rod to which the bucket, or plunger, of a pump is attached; a pump rod.
 verb (v. t.) To pierce with a spear; to kill with a spear; as, to spear a fish.
 verb (v. i.) To shoot into a long stem, as some plants. See Spire.

spearingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Spear

spearernoun (n.) One who uses a spear; as, a spearer of fish.

spearfishnoun (n.) A large and powerful fish (Tetrapturus albidus) related to the swordfish, but having scales and ventral fins. It is found on the American coast and the Mediterranean.
 noun (n.) The carp sucker.

spearheadnoun (n.) The pointed head, or end, of a spear.

spearmannoun (n.) One who is armed with a spear.

spearmintnoun (n.) A species of mint (Mentha viridis) growing in moist soil. It vields an aromatic oil. See Mint, and Mentha.

spearwoodnoun (n.) An Australian tree (Acacia Doratoxylon), and its tough wood, used by the natives for spears.

spearwortnoun (n.) A name given to several species of crowfoot (Ranunculus) which have spear-shaped leaves.

spearyadjective (a.) Having the form of a spear.

specenoun (n.) Species; kind.

spechtnoun (n.) A woodpecker.

specialnoun (n.) A particular.
 noun (n.) One appointed for a special service or occasion.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a species; constituting a species or sort.
 adjective (a.) Particular; peculiar; different from others; extraordinary; uncommon.
 adjective (a.) Appropriate; designed for a particular purpose, occasion, or person; as, a special act of Parliament or of Congress; a special sermon.
 adjective (a.) Limited in range; confined to a definite field of action, investigation, or discussion; as, a special dictionary of commercial terms; a special branch of study.
 adjective (a.) Chief in excellence.

specialismnoun (n.) Devotion to a particular and restricted part or branch of knowledge, art, or science; as, medical specialism.

specialistnoun (n.) One who devotes himself to some specialty; as, a medical specialist, one who devotes himself to diseases of particular parts of the body, as the eye, the ear, the nerves, etc.

specialitynoun (n.) A particular or peculiar case; a particularity.
 noun (n.) See Specialty, 3.
 noun (n.) The special or peculiar mark or characteristic of a person or thing; that for which a person is specially distinguished; an object of special attention; a special occupation or object of attention; a specialty.
 noun (n.) An attribute or quality peculiar to a species.

specializationnoun (n.) The act of specializing, or the state of being spezialized.
 noun (n.) The setting apart of a particular organ for the performance of a particular function.

specialtynoun (n.) Particularity.
 noun (n.) A particular or peculiar case.
 noun (n.) A contract or obligation under seal; a contract by deed; a writing, under seal, given as security for a debt particularly specified.
 noun (n.) That for which a person is distinguished, in which he is specially versed, or which he makes an object of special attention; a speciality.

specienoun (n.) Coin; hard money.
  () abl. of L. species sort, kind. Used in the phrase in specie, that is, in sort, in kind, in (its own) form.

speciesnoun (n.) Visible or sensible presentation; appearance; a sensible percept received by the imagination; an image.
 noun (n.) A group of individuals agreeing in common attributes, and designated by a common name; a conception subordinated to another conception, called a genus, or generic conception, from which it differs in containing or comprehending more attributes, and extending to fewer individuals. Thus, man is a species, under animal as a genus; and man, in its turn, may be regarded as a genus with respect to European, American, or the like, as species.
 noun (n.) In science, a more or less permanent group of existing things or beings, associated according to attributes, or properties determined by scientific observation.
 noun (n.) A sort; a kind; a variety; as, a species of low cunning; a species of generosity; a species of cloth.
 noun (n.) Coin, or coined silver, gold, ot other metal, used as a circulating medium; specie.
 noun (n.) A public spectacle or exhibition.
 noun (n.) A component part of compound medicine; a simple.
 noun (n.) An officinal mixture or compound powder of any kind; esp., one used for making an aromatic tea or tisane; a tea mixture.
 noun (n.) The form or shape given to materials; fashion or shape; form; figure.

specifiableadjective (a.) Admitting specification; capable of being specified.

specificnoun (n.) A specific remedy. See Specific, a., 3.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a species; characterizing or constituting a species; possessing the peculiar property or properties of a thing which constitute its species, and distinguish it from other things; as, the specific form of an animal or a plant; the specific qualities of a drug; the specific distinction between virtue and vice.
 adjective (a.) Specifying; definite, or making definite; limited; precise; discriminating; as, a specific statement.
 adjective (a.) Exerting a peculiar influence over any part of the body; preventing or curing disease by a peculiar adaption, and not on general principles; as, quinine is a specific medicine in cases of malaria.
 adjective (a.) Anything having peculiar adaption to the purpose to which it is applied.

specificaladjective (a.) Specific.

specificalnessnoun (n.) The quality of being specific.

specificationnoun (n.) The act of specifying or determining by a mark or limit; notation of limits.
 noun (n.) The designation of particulars; particular mention; as, the specification of a charge against an officer.
 noun (n.) A written statement containing a minute description or enumeration of particulars, as of charges against a public officer, the terms of a contract, the description of an invention, as in a patent; also, a single article, item, or particular, an allegation of a specific act, as in a charge of official misconduct.

specifyingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Specify

specollumnoun (n.) See Stylet, 2.

specimennoun (n.) A part, or small portion, of anything, or one of a number of things, intended to exhibit the kind and quality of the whole, or of what is not exhibited; a sample; as, a specimen of a man's handwriting; a specimen of painting; aspecimen of one's art.

speciositynoun (n.) The quality or state of being specious; speciousness.
 noun (n.) That which is specious.

speciousadjective (a.) Presenting a pleasing appearance; pleasing in form or look; showy.
 adjective (a.) Apparently right; superficially fair, just, or correct, but not so in reality; appearing well at first view; plausible; as, specious reasoning; a specious argument.

specknoun (n.) The blubber of whales or other marine mammals; also, the fat of the hippopotamus.
 noun (n.) A small discolored place in or on anything, or a small place of a color different from that of the main substance; a spot; a stain; a blemish; as, a speck on paper or loth; specks of decay in fruit.
 noun (n.) A very small thing; a particle; a mite; as, specks of dust; he has not a speck of money.
 noun (n.) A small etheostomoid fish (Ulocentra stigmaea) common in the Eastern United States.
 verb (v. t.) To cause the presence of specks upon or in, especially specks regarded as defects or blemishes; to spot; to speckle; as, paper specked by impurities in the water used in its manufacture.

speckingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Speck

specklenoun (n.) A little or spot in or anything, of a different substance or color from that of the thing itself.
 verb (v. t.) To mark with small spots of a different color from that of the rest of the surface; to variegate with spots of a different color from the ground or surface.

specklingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Speckle

speckledadjective (a.) Marked or variegated with small spots of a different color from that of the rest of the surface.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Speckle

specklednessnoun (n.) The quality of being speckled.

specksioneernoun (n.) The chief harpooner, who also directs in cutting up the speck, or blubber; -- so called among whalers.

specktnoun (n.) A woodpecker. See Speight.

spectaclenoun (n.) Something exhibited to view; usually, something presented to view as extraordinary, or as unusual and worthy of special notice; a remarkable or noteworthy sight; a show; a pageant; a gazingstock.
 noun (n.) A spy-glass; a looking-glass.
 noun (n.) An optical instrument consisting of two lenses set in a light frame, and worn to assist sight, to obviate some defect in the organs of vision, or to shield the eyes from bright light.
 noun (n.) Fig.: An aid to the intellectual sight.

spectacledadjective (a.) Furnished with spectacles; wearing spectacles.
 adjective (a.) Having the eyes surrounded by color markings, or patches of naked skin, resembling spectacles.

spectacularadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a shows; of the nature of a show.
 adjective (a.) Adapted to excite wonder and admiration by a display of pomp or of scenic effects; as, a spectacular celebration of some event; a spectacular play.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to spectacles, or glasses for the eyes.

spectantadjective (a.) Looking forward.

spectationnoun (n.) Regard; aspect; appearance.

spectatornoun (n.) One who on; one who sees or beholds; a beholder; one who is personally present at, and sees, any exhibition; as, the spectators at a show.

spectatorialadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a spectator.


English Words which starts with 'sp' and ends with 're':

sparenoun (n.) The act of sparing; moderation; restraint.
 noun (n.) Parsimony; frugal use.
 noun (n.) An opening in a petticoat or gown; a placket.
 noun (n.) That which has not been used or expended.
 noun (n.) The right of bowling again at a full set of pins, after having knocked all the pins down in less than three bowls. If all the pins are knocked down in one bowl it is a double spare; in two bowls, a single spare.
 adjective (a.) To use frugally or stintingly, as that which is scarce or valuable; to retain or keep unused; to save.
 adjective (a.) To keep to one's self; to forbear to impart or give.
 adjective (a.) To preserve from danger or punishment; to forbear to punish, injure, or harm; to show mercy to.
 adjective (a.) To save or gain, as by frugality; to reserve, as from some occupation, use, or duty.
 adjective (a.) To deprive one's self of, as by being frugal; to do without; to dispense with; to give up; to part with.
 verb (v. i.) To be frugal; not to be profuse; to live frugally; to be parsimonious.
 verb (v. i.) To refrain from inflicting harm; to use mercy or forbearance.
 verb (v. i.) To desist; to stop; to refrain.
 verb (v. t.) Scanty; not abundant or plentiful; as, a spare diet.
 verb (v. t.) Sparing; frugal; parsimonious; chary.
 verb (v. t.) Being over and above what is necessary, or what must be used or reserved; not wanted, or not used; superfluous; as, I have no spare time.
 verb (v. t.) Held in reserve, to be used in an emergency; as, a spare anchor; a spare bed or room.
 verb (v. t.) Lean; wanting flesh; meager; thin; gaunt.
 verb (v. t.) Slow.

sparlyrenoun (n.) The calf of the leg.

spectrenoun (n.) Something preternaturally visible; an apparition; a ghost; a phantom.
 noun (n.) The tarsius.
 noun (n.) A stick insect.
 noun (n.) See Specter.
  () A mountain specter (which see), esp. that observed on the Brocken, in the Harz Mountains.

sphaerosporenoun (n.) One of the nonsexual spores found in red algae; a tetraspore.

spherenoun (n.) A body or space contained under a single surface, which in every part is equally distant from a point within called its center.
 noun (n.) Hence, any globe or globular body, especially a celestial one, as the sun, a planet, or the earth.
 noun (n.) The apparent surface of the heavens, which is assumed to be spherical and everywhere equally distant, in which the heavenly bodies appear to have their places, and on which the various astronomical circles, as of right ascension and declination, the equator, ecliptic, etc., are conceived to be drawn; an ideal geometrical sphere, with the astronomical and geographical circles in their proper positions on it.
 noun (n.) In ancient astronomy, one of the concentric and eccentric revolving spherical transparent shells in which the stars, sun, planets, and moon were supposed to be set, and by which they were carried, in such a manner as to produce their apparent motions.
 noun (n.) The extension of a general conception, or the totality of the individuals or species to which it may be applied.
 noun (n.) Circuit or range of action, knowledge, or influence; compass; province; employment; place of existence.
 noun (n.) Rank; order of society; social positions.
 noun (n.) An orbit, as of a star; a socket.
 verb (v. t.) To place in a sphere, or among the spheres; to insphere.
 verb (v. t.) To form into roundness; to make spherical, or spheral; to perfect.

spheromerenoun (n.) Any one of the several symmetrical segments arranged around the central axis and composing the body of a radiate anmal.

spirenoun (n.) A slender stalk or blade in vegetation; as, a spire grass or of wheat.
 noun (n.) A tapering body that shoots up or out to a point in a conical or pyramidal form. Specifically (Arch.), the roof of a tower when of a pyramidal form and high in proportion to its width; also, the pyramidal or aspiring termination of a tower which can not be said to have a roof, such as that of Strasburg cathedral; the tapering part of a steeple, or the steeple itself.
 noun (n.) A tube or fuse for communicating fire to the chargen in blasting.
 noun (n.) The top, or uppermost point, of anything; the summit.
 noun (n.) A spiral; a curl; a whorl; a twist.
 noun (n.) The part of a spiral generated in one revolution of the straight line about the pole. See Spiral, n.
 verb (v. i.) To breathe.
 verb (v. i.) To shoot forth, or up in, or as if in, a spire.

spitfirenoun (n.) A violent, irascible, or passionate person.

splanchnopleurenoun (n.) The inner, or visceral, one of the two lamellae into which the vertebrate blastoderm divides on either side of the notochord, and from which the walls of the enteric canal and the umbilical vesicle are developed. See Somatopleure.

sporangiophorenoun (n.) The axis or receptacle in certain ferns (as Trichomanes), which bears the sporangia.

sporenoun (n.) One of the minute grains in flowerless plants, which are analogous to seeds, as serving to reproduce the species.
 noun (n.) An embryo sac or embryonal vesicle in the ovules of flowering plants.
 noun (n.) A minute grain or germ; a small, round or ovoid body, formed in certain organisms, and by germination giving rise to a new organism; as, the reproductive spores of bacteria, etc.
 noun (n.) One of the parts formed by fission in certain Protozoa. See Spore formation, belw.

sporophorenoun (n.) A placenta.
 noun (n.) That alternately produced form of certain cryptogamous plants, as ferns, mosses, and the like, which is nonsexual, but produces spores in countless numbers. In ferns it is the leafy plant, in mosses the capsule. Cf. Oophore.