Name Report For First Name TOM:


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

Rhymes with TOM - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming TOM


tomi britomartus tomik chrysostom tomeo tomasina tomasine tommie tomek tommy tomkin toman tomas tomlin

NAMES RHYMING WITH TOM (According to last letters):

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

adom effiom menhalom absalom ahsalom avsalom avshalom calibom crom gershom malcom odom shalom thom waldrom ransom anscom blossom kulthoom alhsom

NAMES RHYMING WITH TOM (According to first letters):

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

toai toan toba tobechukwu tobey tobiah tobias tobie tobin tobrecan tobrytan toby tobyn tocho tochtli tod todd toft togquos tohias tohopka tohy toibe toirdealbach toirdealbhach toireasa tokala tolan toland toli tolinka tolland tolman toltecatl tolucan tonalnan tonasha tonauac tonda tong toni tonia tonia-javae tonio tonisha tony tonya tonye tooantuh tor toran torben torean toren torence torey torht torhte tori toriana torie torin torio torion torley tormaigh tormey tormod torn toro torr torra torran torrance torrans torree torrence torrey torri torrian torrie torry tortain toru tory toryn tosh tosha toshi toshiro tostig tote tototl totsi toukere tournour toussaint toussnint tova tovi


First Names which starts with 't' and ends with 'm':

tamam tatum taydem tham thorm tim tristram tum

English Words Rhyming TOM


accustomingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Accustom

accustomnoun (n.) Custom.
 verb (v. t.) To make familiar by use; to habituate, familiarize, or inure; -- with to.
 verb (v. i.) To be wont.
 verb (v. i.) To cohabit.

accustomableadjective (a.) Habitual; customary; wonted.

accustomancenoun (n.) Custom; habitual use.

accustomaryadjective (a.) Usual; customary.

accustomedadjective (a.) Familiar through use; usual; customary.
 adjective (a.) Frequented by customers.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Accustom

accustomednessnoun (n.) Habituation.

acetometernoun (n.) Same as Acetimeter.

acrotomousadjective (a.) Having a cleavage parallel with the base.

actinostomenoun (n.) The mouth or anterior opening of a coelenterate animal.

adenotomicadjective (a.) Pertaining to adenotomy.

adenotomynoun (n.) Dissection of, or incision into, a gland or glands.

altometernoun (n.) A theodolite.

amphistomousadjective (a.) Having a sucker at each extremity, as certain entozoa, by means of which they adhere.

anastomosingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Anastomose

anastomosisnoun (n.) The inosculation of vessels, or intercommunication between two or more vessels or nerves, as the cross communication between arteries or veins.

anastomoticadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to anastomosis.

anatomicadjective (a.) Alt. of Anatomical

anatomicaladjective (a.) Of or relating to anatomy or dissection; as, the anatomic art; anatomical observations.

anatomismnoun (n.) The application of the principles of anatomy, as in art.
 noun (n.) The doctrine that the anatomical structure explains all the phenomena of the organism or of animal life.

anatomistnoun (n.) One who is skilled in the art of anatomy, or dissection.

anatomizationnoun (n.) The act of anatomizing.

anatomizingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Anatomize

anatomizernoun (n.) A dissector.

anatomynoun (n.) The art of dissecting, or artificially separating the different parts of any organized body, to discover their situation, structure, and economy; dissection.
 noun (n.) The science which treats of the structure of organic bodies; anatomical structure or organization.
 noun (n.) A treatise or book on anatomy.
 noun (n.) The act of dividing anything, corporeal or intellectual, for the purpose of examining its parts; analysis; as, the anatomy of a discourse.
 noun (n.) A skeleton; anything anatomized or dissected, or which has the appearance of being so.

andranatomynoun (n.) The dissection of a human body, especially of a male; androtomy.

androtomousadjective (a.) Having the filaments of the stamens divided into two parts.

androtomynoun (n.) Dissection of the human body, as distinguished from zootomy; anthropotomy.

angiostomousadjective (a.) With a narrow mouth, as the shell of certain gastropods.

angiotomynoun (n.) Dissection of the blood vessels and lymphatics of the body.

antestomachnoun (n.) A cavity which leads into the stomach, as in birds.

anthropotomicaladjective (a.) Pertaining to anthropotomy, or the dissection of human bodies.

anthropotomistnoun (n.) One who is versed in anthropotomy, or human anatomy.

anthropotomynoun (n.) The anatomy or dissection of the human body; androtomy.

aplotomynoun (n.) Simple incision.

aponeurotomynoun (n.) Dissection of aponeuroses.

apotomenoun (n.) The difference between two quantities commensurable only in power, as between 2 and 1, or between the diagonal and side of a square.
 noun (n.) The remaining part of a whole tone after a smaller semitone has been deducted from it; a major semitone.

archaeostomatousadjective (a.) Applied to a gastrula when the blastopore does not entirely close up.

arteriotomynoun (n.) The opening of an artery, esp. for bloodletting.
 noun (n.) That part of anatomy which treats of the dissection of the arteries.

astomatousadjective (a.) Alt. of Astomous

astomousadjective (a.) Not possessing a mouth.

atomnoun (n.) An ultimate indivisible particle of matter.
 noun (n.) An ultimate particle of matter not necessarily indivisible; a molecule.
 noun (n.) A constituent particle of matter, or a molecule supposed to be made up of subordinate particles.
 noun (n.) The smallest particle of matter that can enter into combination; one of the elementary constituents of a molecule.
 noun (n.) Anything extremely small; a particle; a whit.
 verb (v. t.) To reduce to atoms.

atomicadjective (a.) Alt. of Atomical

atomicaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to atoms.
 adjective (a.) Extremely minute; tiny.

atomiciannoun (n.) An atomist.

atomicismnoun (n.) Atomism.

atomicitynoun (n.) Degree of atomic attraction; equivalence; valence; also (a later use) the number of atoms in an elementary molecule. See Valence.

atomismnoun (n.) The doctrine of atoms. See Atomic philosophy, under Atomic.

atomistnoun (n.) One who holds to the atomic philosophy or theory.

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

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

agromnoun (n.) A disease occurring in Bengal and other parts of the East Indies, in which the tongue chaps and cleaves.

anadromnoun (n.) A fish that leaves the sea and ascends rivers.

anteroomnoun (n.) A room before, or forming an entrance to, another; a waiting room.

archdukedomnoun (n.) An archduchy.

axiomadjective (a.) A self-evident and necessary truth, or a proposition whose truth is so evident as first sight that no reasoning or demonstration can make it plainer; a proposition which it is necessary to take for granted; as, "The whole is greater than a part;" "A thing can not, at the same time, be and not be."
 adjective (a.) An established principle in some art or science, which, though not a necessary truth, is universally received; as, the axioms of political economy.

bachelordomnoun (n.) The state of bachelorhood; the whole body of bachelors.

ballroomnoun (n.) A room for balls or dancing.

barroomnoun (n.) A room containing a bar or counter at which liquors are sold.

bedroomnoun (n.) A room or apartment intended or used for a bed; a lodging room.
 noun (n.) Room in a bed.

besomnoun (n.) A brush of twigs for sweeping; a broom; anything which sweeps away or destroys.
 verb (v. t.) To sweep, as with a besom.

birthdomnoun (n.) The land of one's birth; one's inheritance.

bishopdomnoun (n.) Jurisdiction of a bishop; episcopate.

blissomadjective (a.) Lascivious; also, in heat; -- said of ewes.
 verb (v. i.) To be lustful; to be lascivious.

bloomnoun (n.) A blossom; the flower of a plant; an expanded bud; flowers, collectively.
 noun (n.) The opening of flowers in general; the state of blossoming or of having the flowers open; as, the cherry trees are in bloom.
 noun (n.) A state or time of beauty, freshness, and vigor; an opening to higher perfection, analogous to that of buds into blossoms; as, the bloom of youth.
 noun (n.) The delicate, powdery coating upon certain growing or newly-gathered fruits or leaves, as on grapes, plums, etc. Hence: Anything giving an appearance of attractive freshness; a flush; a glow.
 noun (n.) The clouded appearance which varnish sometimes takes upon the surface of a picture.
 noun (n.) A yellowish deposit or powdery coating which appears on well-tanned leather.
 noun (n.) A popular term for a bright-hued variety of some minerals; as, the rose-red cobalt bloom.
 noun (n.) A mass of wrought iron from the Catalan forge or from the puddling furnace, deprived of its dross, and shaped usually in the form of an oblong block by shingling.
 noun (n.) A large bar of steel formed directly from an ingot by hammering or rolling, being a preliminary shape for further working.
 verb (v. i.) To produce or yield blossoms; to blossom; to flower or be in flower.
 verb (v. i.) To be in a state of healthful, growing youth and vigor; to show beauty and freshness, as of flowers; to give promise, as by or with flowers.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to blossom; to make flourish.
 verb (v. t.) To bestow a bloom upon; to make blooming or radiant.

blossomnoun (n.) The flower of a plant, or the essential organs of reproduction, with their appendages; florescence; bloom; the flowers of a plant, collectively; as, the blossoms and fruit of a tree; an apple tree in blossom.
 noun (n.) A blooming period or stage of development; something lovely that gives rich promise.
 noun (n.) The color of a horse that has white hairs intermixed with sorrel and bay hairs; -- otherwise called peach color.
 noun (n.) To put forth blossoms or flowers; to bloom; to blow; to flower.
 noun (n.) To flourish and prosper.

bomnoun (n.) A large American serpent, so called from the sound it makes.

boomnoun (n.) A long pole or spar, run out for the purpose of extending the bottom of a particular sail; as, the jib boom, the studding-sail boom, etc.
 noun (n.) A long spar or beam, projecting from the mast of a derrick, from the outer end of which the body to be lifted is suspended.
 noun (n.) A pole with a conspicuous top, set up to mark the channel in a river or harbor.
 noun (n.) A strong chain cable, or line of spars bound together, extended across a river or the mouth of a harbor, to obstruct navigation or passage.
 noun (n.) A line of connected floating timbers stretched across a river, or inclosing an area of water, to keep saw logs, etc., from floating away.
 noun (n.) A hollow roar, as of waves or cannon; also, the hollow cry of the bittern; a booming.
 noun (n.) A strong and extensive advance, with more or less noisy excitement; -- applied colloquially or humorously to market prices, the demand for stocks or commodities and to political chances of aspirants to office; as, a boom in the stock market; a boom in coffee.
 verb (v. t.) To extend, or push, with a boom or pole; as, to boom out a sail; to boom off a boat.
 verb (v. i.) To cry with a hollow note; to make a hollow sound, as the bittern, and some insects.
 verb (v. i.) To make a hollow sound, as of waves or cannon.
 verb (v. i.) To rush with violence and noise, as a ship under a press of sail, before a free wind.
 verb (v. i.) To have a rapid growth in market value or in popular favor; to go on rushingly.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to advance rapidly in price; as, to boom railroad or mining shares; to create a "boom" for; as to boom Mr. C. for senator.

boredomnoun (n.) The state of being bored, or pestered; a state of ennui.
 noun (n.) The realm of bores; bores, collectively.

bosomnoun (n.) The breast of a human being; the part, between the arms, to which anything is pressed when embraced by them.
 noun (n.) The breast, considered as the seat of the passions, affections, and operations of the mind; consciousness; secret thoughts.
 noun (n.) Embrace; loving or affectionate inclosure; fold.
 noun (n.) Any thing or place resembling the breast; a supporting surface; an inner recess; the interior; as, the bosom of the earth.
 noun (n.) The part of the dress worn upon the breast; an article, or a portion of an article, of dress to be worn upon the breast; as, the bosom of a shirt; a linen bosom.
 noun (n.) Inclination; desire.
 noun (n.) A depression round the eye of a millstone.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the bosom.
 adjective (a.) Intimate; confidential; familiar; trusted; cherished; beloved; as, a bosom friend.
 verb (v. t.) To inclose or carry in the bosom; to keep with care; to take to heart; to cherish.
 verb (v. t.) To conceal; to hide from view; to embosom.

bottomnoun (n.) The lowest part of anything; the foot; as, the bottom of a tree or well; the bottom of a hill, a lane, or a page.
 noun (n.) The part of anything which is beneath the contents and supports them, as the part of a chair on which a person sits, the circular base or lower head of a cask or tub, or the plank floor of a ship's hold; the under surface.
 noun (n.) That upon which anything rests or is founded, in a literal or a figurative sense; foundation; groundwork.
 noun (n.) The bed of a body of water, as of a river, lake, sea.
 noun (n.) The fundament; the buttocks.
 noun (n.) An abyss.
 noun (n.) Low land formed by alluvial deposits along a river; low-lying ground; a dale; a valley.
 noun (n.) The part of a ship which is ordinarily under water; hence, the vessel itself; a ship.
 noun (n.) Power of endurance; as, a horse of a good bottom.
 noun (n.) Dregs or grounds; lees; sediment.
 noun (n.) A ball or skein of thread; a cocoon.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the bottom; fundamental; lowest; under; as, bottom rock; the bottom board of a wagon box; bottom prices.
 verb (v. t.) To found or build upon; to fix upon as a support; -- followed by on or upon.
 verb (v. t.) To furnish with a bottom; as, to bottom a chair.
 verb (v. t.) To reach or get to the bottom of.
 verb (v. i.) To rest, as upon an ultimate support; to be based or grounded; -- usually with on or upon.
 verb (v. i.) To reach or impinge against the bottom, so as to impede free action, as when the point of a cog strikes the bottom of a space between two other cogs, or a piston the end of a cylinder.
 verb (v. t.) To wind round something, as in making a ball of thread.

bridegroomnoun (n.) A man newly married, or just about to be married.

broomnoun (n.) A plant having twigs suitable for making brooms to sweep with when bound together; esp., the Cytisus scoparius of Western Europe, which is a low shrub with long, straight, green, angular branches, minute leaves, and large yellow flowers.
 noun (n.) An implement for sweeping floors, etc., commonly made of the panicles or tops of broom corn, bound together or attached to a long wooden handle; -- so called because originally made of the twigs of the broom.
 verb (v. t.) See Bream.

buxomadjective (a.) Yielding; pliable or compliant; ready to obey; obedient; tractable; docile; meek; humble.
 adjective (a.) Having the characteristics of health, vigor, and comeliness, combined with a gay, lively manner; stout and rosy; jolly; frolicsome.

bromidiomnoun (n.) A conventional comment or saying, such as those characteristic of bromides.

cardamomnoun (n.) The aromatic fruit, or capsule with its seeds, of several plants of the Ginger family growing in the East Indies and elsewhere, and much used as a condiment, and in medicine.
 noun (n.) A plant which produces cardamoms, esp. Elettaria Cardamomum and several species of Amomum.

caromnoun (n.) A shot in which the ball struck with the cue comes in contact with two or more balls on the table; a hitting of two or more balls with the player's ball. In England it is called cannon.
 verb (v. i.) To make a carom.

carromnoun (n.) See Carom.

chessomnoun (n.) Mellow earth; mold.

chrisomnoun (n.) A white cloth, anointed with chrism, or a white mantle thrown over a child when baptized or christened.
 noun (n.) A child which died within a month after its baptism; -- so called from the chrisom cloth which was used as a shroud for it.

christendomnoun (n.) The profession of faith in Christ by baptism; hence, the Christian religion, or the adoption of it.
 noun (n.) The name received at baptism; or, more generally, any name or appelation.
 noun (n.) That portion of the world in which Christianity prevails, or which is governed under Christian institutions, in distinction from heathen or Mohammedan lands.
 noun (n.) The whole body of Christians.

christomnoun (n.) See Chrisom.

churchdomnoun (n.) The institution, government, or authority of a church.

cloakroomnoun (n.) A room, attached to any place of public resort, where cloaks, overcoats, etc., may be deposited for a time.

clubroomnoun (n.) The apartment in which a club meets.

cockneydomnoun (n.) The region or home of cockneys; cockneys, collectively.

coffeeroomnoun (n.) A public room where coffee and other refreshments may be obtained.

cookroomnoun (n.) A room for cookery; a kitchen; the galley or caboose of a ship.

coomnoun (n.) Soot; coal dust; refuse matter, as the dirty grease which comes from axle boxes, or the refuse at the mouth of an oven.

cuckoldomnoun (n.) The state of a cuckold; cuckolds, collectively.

customnoun (n.) Frequent repetition of the same act; way of acting common to many; ordinary manner; habitual practice; usage; method of doing or living.
 noun (n.) Habitual buying of goods; practice of frequenting, as a shop, manufactory, etc., for making purchases or giving orders; business support.
 noun (n.) Long-established practice, considered as unwritten law, and resting for authority on long consent; usage. See Usage, and Prescription.
 noun (n.) Familiar aquaintance; familiarity.
 noun (n.) The customary toll, tax, or tribute.
 noun (n.) Duties or tolls imposed by law on commodities, imported or exported.
 verb (v. t.) To make familiar; to accustom.
 verb (v. t.) To supply with customers.
 verb (v. i.) To have a custom.
 verb (v. t.) To pay the customs of.

diadromnoun (n.) A complete course or vibration; time of vibration, as of a pendulum.

diatomnoun (n.) One of the Diatomaceae, a family of minute unicellular Algae having a siliceous covering of great delicacy, each individual multiplying by spontaneous division. By some authors diatoms are called Bacillariae, but this word is not in general use.
 noun (n.) A particle or atom endowed with the vital principle.

domnoun (n.) A title anciently given to the pope, and later to other church dignitaries and some monastic orders. See Don, and Dan.
 noun (n.) In Portugal and Brazil, the title given to a member of the higher classes.

drawloomnoun (n.) A kind of loom used in weaving figured patterns; -- called also drawboy.
 noun (n.) A species of damask made on the drawloom.

dukedomnoun (n.) The territory of a duke.
 noun (n.) The title or dignity of a duke.

duncedomnoun (n.) The realm or domain of dunces.

earldomnoun (n.) The jurisdiction of an earl; the territorial possessions of an earl.
 noun (n.) The status, title, or dignity of an earl.

elbowroomnoun (n.) Room to extend the elbows on each side; ample room for motion or action; free scope.

erucifromadjective (a.) Having the form of a caterpillar; -- said of insect larvae.

fantomnoun (n.) See Phantom.

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

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

toadnoun (n.) Any one of numerous species of batrachians belonging to the genus Bufo and allied genera, especially those of the family Bufonidae. Toads are generally terrestrial in their habits except during the breeding season, when they seek the water. Most of the species burrow beneath the earth in the daytime and come forth to feed on insects at night. Most toads have a rough, warty skin in which are glands that secrete an acrid fluid.

toadeaternoun (n.) A fawning, obsequious parasite; a mean sycophant; a flatterer; a toady.

toadfishnoun (n.) Any marine fish of the genus Batrachus, having a large, thick head and a wide mouth, and bearing some resemblance to a toad. The American species (Batrachus tau) is very common in shallow water. Called also oyster fish, and sapo.
 noun (n.) The angler.
 noun (n.) A swellfish.

toadflaxnoun (n.) An herb (Linaria vulgaris) of the Figwort family, having narrow leaves and showy orange and yellow flowers; -- called also butter and eggs, flaxweed, and ramsted.

toadheadnoun (n.) The golden plover.

toadishadjective (a.) Like a toad.

toadletnoun (n.) A small toad.

toadstonenoun (n.) A local name for the igneous rocks of Derbyshire, England; -- said by some to be derived from the German todter stein, meaning dead stone, that is, stone which contains no ores.
 noun (n.) Bufonite, formerly regarded as a precious stone, and worn as a jewel. See Bufonite.

toadstoolnoun (n.) A name given to many umbrella-shaped fungi, mostly of the genus Agaricus. The species are almost numberless. They grow on decaying organic matter.

toadynoun (n.) A mean flatterer; a toadeater; a sycophant.
 noun (n.) A coarse, rustic woman.
 verb (v. t.) To fawn upon with mean sycophancy.

toadyingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Toady

toadyismnoun (n.) The practice of meanly fawning on another; base sycophancy; servile adulation.

toastingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Toast
  () a. & n. from Toast, v.

toasternoun (n.) One who toasts.
 noun (n.) A kitchen utensil for toasting bread, cheese, etc.

toastmasternoun (n.) A person who presides at a public dinner or banquet, and announces the toasts.

toatnoun (n.) The handle of a joiner's plane.

tobacconoun (n.) An American plant (Nicotiana Tabacum) of the Nightshade family, much used for smoking and chewing, and as snuff. As a medicine, it is narcotic, emetic, and cathartic. Tobacco has a strong, peculiar smell, and an acrid taste.
 noun (n.) The leaves of the plant prepared for smoking, chewing, etc., by being dried, cured, and manufactured in various ways.

tobacconingnoun (n.) Smoking tobacco.

tobacconistnoun (n.) A dealer in tobacco; also, a manufacturer of tobacco.
 noun (n.) A smoker of tobacco.

tobinenoun (n.) A stout twilled silk used for dresses.

tobitnoun (n.) A book of the Apocrypha.

toboggannoun (n.) A kind of sledge made of pliable board, turned up at one or both ends, used for coasting down hills or prepared inclined planes; also, a sleigh or sledge, to be drawn by dogs, or by hand, over soft and deep snow.
 verb (v. i.) To slide down hill over the snow or ice on a toboggan.

tobogganingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Toboggan

tobogganernoun (n.) Alt. of Tobogganist

tobogganistnoun (n.) One who practices tobogganing.

toccatanoun (n.) An old form of piece for the organ or harpsichord, somewhat in the free and brilliant style of the prelude, fantasia, or capriccio.

tochernoun (n.) Dowry brought by a bride to her husband.

tockaynoun (n.) A spotted lizard native of India.

toconoun (n.) A toucan (Ramphastos toco) having a very large beak. See Illust. under Toucan.

tocologynoun (n.) The science of obstetrics, or midwifery; that department of medicine which treats of parturition.

tocororonoun (n.) A cuban trogon (Priotelus temnurus) having a serrated bill and a tail concave at the end.

tocsinnoun (n.) An alarm bell, or the ringing of a bell for the purpose of alarm.

todnoun (n.) A bush; a thick shrub; a bushy clump.
 noun (n.) An old weight used in weighing wool, being usually twenty-eight pounds.
 noun (n.) A fox; -- probably so named from its bushy tail.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To weigh; to yield in tods.

toddlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Toddle

toddlenoun (n.) A toddling walk.
 verb (v. i.) To walk with short, tottering steps, as a child.

toddlernoun (n.) One who toddles; especially, a young child.

toddynoun (n.) A juice drawn from various kinds of palms in the East Indies; or, a spirituous liquor procured from it by fermentation.
 noun (n.) A mixture of spirit and hot water sweetened.

todynoun (n.) Any one of several species of small insectivorous West Indian birds of the genus Todus. They are allied to the kingfishers.

toenoun (n.) One of the terminal members, or digits, of the foot of a man or an animal.
 noun (n.) The fore part of the hoof or foot of an animal.
 noun (n.) Anything, or any part, corresponding to the toe of the foot; as, the toe of a boot; the toe of a skate.
 noun (n.) The journal, or pivot, at the lower end of a revolving shaft or spindle, which rests in a step.
 noun (n.) A lateral projection at one end, or between the ends, of a piece, as a rod or bolt, by means of which it is moved.
 noun (n.) A projection from the periphery of a revolving piece, acting as a cam to lift another piece.
 verb (v. t.) To touch or reach with the toes; to come fully up to; as, to toe the mark.
 verb (v. i.) To hold or carry the toes (in a certain way).

toeingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Toe

toedadjective (a.) Having (such or so many) toes; -- chiefly used in composition; as, narrow-toed, four-toed.
 adjective (a.) Having the end secured by nails driven obliquely, said of a board, plank, or joist serving as a brace, and in general of any part of a frame secured to other parts by diagonal nailing.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Toe

toffeenoun (n.) Alt. of Toffy

toffynoun (n.) Taffy.

toftnoun (n.) A knoll or hill.
 noun (n.) A grove of trees; also, a plain.
 noun (n.) A place where a messuage has once stood; the site of a burnt or decayed house.

toftmannoun (n.) The owner of a toft. See Toft, 3.

tofusnoun (n.) Tophus.
 noun (n.) Tufa. See under Tufa, and Toph.

toganoun (n.) The loose outer garment worn by the ancient Romans, consisting of a single broad piece of woolen cloth of a shape approaching a semicircle. It was of undyed wool, except the border of the toga praetexta.

togatedadjective (a.) Dressed in a toga or gown; wearing a gown; gowned.

togedadjective (a.) Togated.

toggerynoun (n.) Clothes; garments; dress; as, fishing toggery.


English Words which starts with 't' and ends with 'm':

taediumnoun (n.) See Tedium.

taenidiumnoun (n.) The chitinous fiber forming the spiral thread of the tracheae of insects. See Illust. of Trachea.

taintwormnoun (n.) A destructive parasitic worm or insect larva.

tandemnoun (n.) A team of horses harnessed one before the other.
 noun (n.) A tandem bicycle or other vehicle.
 adverb (adv. & a.) One after another; -- said especially of horses harnessed and driven one before another, instead of abreast.

tangramnoun (n.) A Chinese toy made by cutting a square of thin wood, or other suitable material, into seven pieces, as shown in the cut, these pieces being capable of combination in various ways, so as to form a great number of different figures. It is now often used in primary schools as a means of instruction.

tantalismnoun (n.) A punishment like that of Tantalus; a teasing or tormenting by the hope or near approach of good which is not attainable; tantalization.

tantalumnoun (n.) A rare nonmetallic element found in certain minerals, as tantalite, samarskite, and fergusonite, and isolated as a dark powder which becomes steel-gray by burnishing. Symbol Ta. Atomic weight 182.0. Formerly called also tantalium.

tantrumnoun (n.) A whim, or burst of ill-humor; an affected air.

taoismnoun (n.) One of the popular religions of China, sanctioned by the state.

tapetumnoun (n.) An area in the pigmented layer of the choroid coat of the eye in many animals, which has an iridescent or metallic luster and helps to make the eye visible in the dark. Sometimes applied to the whole layer of pigmented epithelium of the choroid.

tapewormnoun (n.) Any one of numerous species of cestode worms belonging to Taenia and many allied genera. The body is long, flat, and composed of numerous segments or proglottids varying in shape, those toward the end of the body being much larger and longer than the anterior ones, and containing the fully developed sexual organs. The head is small, destitute of a mouth, but furnished with two or more suckers (which vary greatly in shape in different genera), and sometimes, also, with hooks for adhesion to the walls of the intestines of the animals in which they are parasitic. The larvae (see Cysticercus) live in the flesh of various creatures, and when swallowed by another animal of the right species develop into the mature tapeworm in its intestine. See Illustration in Appendix.

taproomnoun (n.) A room where liquors are kept on tap; a barroom.

tarantismnoun (n.) A nervous affection producing melancholy, stupor, and an uncontrollable desire to dance. It was supposed to be produced by the bite of the tarantula, and considered to be incapable of cure except by protracted dancing to appropriate music.

tarentismnoun (n.) See Tarantism.

targumnoun (n.) A translation or paraphrase of some portion of the Old Testament Scriptures in the Chaldee or Aramaic language or dialect.

tarpumnoun (n.) A very large marine fish (Megapolis Atlanticus) of the Southern United States and the West Indies. It often becomes six or more feet in length, and has large silvery scales. The scales are a staple article of trade, and are used in fancywork. Called also tarpon, sabalo, savanilla, silverfish, and jewfish.

tartarumnoun (n.) See 1st Tartar.

tauriformadjective (a.) Having the form of a bull.

tautomerismnoun (n.) The condition, quality, or relation of metameric substances, or their respective derivatives, which are more or less interchangeable, according as one form or the other is the more stable. It is a special case of metamerism; thus, the lactam and the lactim compounds exhibit tautomerism.

teamnoun (n.) A group of young animals, especially of young ducks; a brood; a litter.
 noun (n.) Hence, a number of animals moving together.
 noun (n.) Two or more horses, oxen, or other beasts harnessed to the same vehicle for drawing, as to a coach, wagon, sled, or the like.
 noun (n.) A number of persons associated together in any work; a gang; especially, a number of persons selected to contend on one side in a match, or a series of matches, in a cricket, football, rowing, etc.
 noun (n.) A flock of wild ducks.
 noun (n.) A royalty or privilege granted by royal charter to a lord of a manor, of having, keeping, and judging in his court, his bondmen, neifes, and villains, and their offspring, or suit, that is, goods and chattels, and appurtenances thereto.
 verb (v. i.) To engage in the occupation of driving a team of horses, cattle, or the like, as in conveying or hauling lumber, goods, etc.; to be a teamster.
 verb (v. t.) To convey or haul with a team; as, to team lumber.

technismnoun (n.) Technicality.

tecumnoun (n.) See Tucum.

tediumnoun (n.) Irksomeness; wearisomeness; tediousness.

teemadjective (a.) To think fit.
 verb (v. t.) To pour; -- commonly followed by out; as, to teem out ale.
 verb (v. t.) To pour, as steel, from a melting pot; to fill, as a mold, with molten metal.
 verb (v. i.) To bring forth young, as an animal; to produce fruit, as a plant; to bear; to be pregnant; to conceive; to multiply.
 verb (v. i.) To be full, or ready to bring forth; to be stocked to overflowing; to be prolific; to abound.
 verb (v. t.) To produce; to bring forth.

teetotalismnoun (n.) The principle or practice of entire abstinence, esp. from intoxicating drinks.

teetotumnoun (n.) A child's toy, somewhat resembling a top, and twirled by the fingers.

tegmentumnoun (n.) A covering; -- applied especially to the bundles of longitudinal fibers in the upper part of the crura of the cerebrum.

telegramnoun (n.) A message sent by telegraph; a telegraphic dispatch.

telesmnoun (n.) A kind of amulet or magical charm.

tellurismnoun (n.) An hypothesis of animal magnetism propounded by Dr. Keiser, in Germany, in which the phenomena are ascribed to the agency of a telluric spirit or influence.

telluriumnoun (n.) A rare nonmetallic element, analogous to sulphur and selenium, occasionally found native as a substance of a silver-white metallic luster, but usually combined with metals, as with gold and silver in the mineral sylvanite, with mercury in Coloradoite, etc. Symbol Te. Atomic weight 125.2.

tenaculumnoun (n.) An instrument consisting of a fine, sharp hook attached to a handle, and used mainly for taking up arteries, and the like.

tentaculiformadjective (a.) Shaped like a tentacle.

tentaculumnoun (n.) A tentacle.
 noun (n.) One of the stiff hairs situated about the mouth, or on the face, of many animals, and supposed to be tactile organs; a tactile hair.

tentoriumnoun (n.) A fold of the dura mater which separates the cerebellum from the cerebrum and often incloses a process or plate of the skull called the bony tentorium.

teraphimnoun (n. pl.) Images connected with the magical rites used by those Israelites who added corrupt practices to the patriarchal religion. Teraphim were consulted by the Israelites for oracular answers.

terbiumnoun (n.) A rare metallic element, of uncertain identification, supposed to exist in certain minerals, as gadolinite and samarskite, with other rare ytterbium earth. Symbol Tr or Tb. Atomic weight 150.

terebratuliformadjective (a.) Having the general form of a terebratula shell.

tergumnoun (n.) The back of an animal.
 noun (n.) The dorsal piece of a somite of an articulate animal.
 noun (n.) One of the dorsal plates of the operculum of a cirriped.

termnoun (n.) That which limits the extent of anything; limit; extremity; bound; boundary.
 noun (n.) The time for which anything lasts; any limited time; as, a term of five years; the term of life.
 noun (n.) In universities, schools, etc., a definite continuous period during which instruction is regularly given to students; as, the school year is divided into three terms.
 noun (n.) A point, line, or superficies, that limits; as, a line is the term of a superficies, and a superficies is the term of a solid.
 noun (n.) A fixed period of time; a prescribed duration
 noun (n.) The limitation of an estate; or rather, the whole time for which an estate is granted, as for the term of a life or lives, or for a term of years.
 noun (n.) A space of time granted to a debtor for discharging his obligation.
 noun (n.) The time in which a court is held or is open for the trial of causes.
 noun (n.) The subject or the predicate of a proposition; one of the three component parts of a syllogism, each one of which is used twice.
 noun (n.) A word or expression; specifically, one that has a precisely limited meaning in certain relations and uses, or is peculiar to a science, art, profession, or the like; as, a technical term.
 noun (n.) A quadrangular pillar, adorned on the top with the figure of a head, as of a man, woman, or satyr; -- called also terminal figure. See Terminus, n., 2 and 3.
 noun (n.) A member of a compound quantity; as, a or b in a + b; ab or cd in ab - cd.
 noun (n.) The menses.
 noun (n.) Propositions or promises, as in contracts, which, when assented to or accepted by another, settle the contract and bind the parties; conditions.
 noun (n.) In Scotland, the time fixed for the payment of rents.
 noun (n.) A piece of carved work placed under each end of the taffrail.
 noun (n.) To apply a term to; to name; to call; to denominate.

termatariumnoun (n.) Any nest or dwelling of termes, or white ants.

terminismnoun (n.) The doctrine held by the Terminists.

terrorismnoun (n.) The act of terrorizing, or state of being terrorized; a mode of government by terror or intimidation.
 noun (n.) The practise of coercing governments to accede to political demands by committing violence on civilian targets; any similar use of violence to achieve goals.

tetartohedrismnoun (n.) The property of being tetartohedral.

tetradrachmnoun (n.) Alt. of Tetradrachma

tetrapharmacomnoun (n.) Alt. of Tetrapharmacum

tetrapharmacumnoun (n.) A combination of wax, resin, lard, and pitch, composing an ointment.

teutonicismnoun (n.) A mode of speech peculiar to the Teutons; a Teutonic idiom, phrase, or expression; a Teutonic mode or custom; a Germanism.

thalliumnoun (n.) A rare metallic element of the aluminium group found in some minerals, as certain pyrites, and also in the lead-chamber deposit in the manufacture of sulphuric acid. It is isolated as a heavy, soft, bluish white metal, easily oxidized in moist air, but preserved by keeping under water. Symbol Tl. Atomic weight 203.7.

thanedomnoun (n.) The property or jurisdiction of a thane; thanage.

theanthropismnoun (n.) A state of being God and man.
 noun (n.) The ascription of human atributes to the Deity, or to a polytheistic deity; anthropomorphism.

thedomnoun (n.) Success; fortune; luck; chance.

theiformadjective (a.) Having the form of tea.

theismnoun (n.) The belief or acknowledgment of the existence of a God, as opposed to atheism, pantheism, or polytheism.
 noun (n.) The morbid condition resulting from the excessive use of tea.

themnoun (pron.) The objective case of they. See They.

theogonismnoun (n.) Theogony.

theophilanthropismnoun (n.) The doctrine of the theophilanthropists; theophilanthropy.

theoremnoun (n.) That which is considered and established as a principle; hence, sometimes, a rule.
 noun (n.) A statement of a principle to be demonstrated.
 verb (v. t.) To formulate into a theorem.

theosophismnoun (n.) Belief in theosophy.

thermomagnetismnoun (n.) Magnetism as affected or caused by the action of heat; the relation of heat to magnetism.

thermotropismnoun (n.) The phenomenon of turning towards a source of warmth, seen in the growing parts of some plants.

thomismnoun (n.) Alt. of Thomaism

thomaismnoun (n.) The doctrine of Thomas Aquinas, esp. with respect to predestination and grace.

thomsonianismnoun (n.) An empirical system which assumes that the human body is composed of four elements, earth, air, fire, and water, and that vegetable medicines alone should be used; -- from the founder, Dr. Samuel Thomson, of Massachusetts.

thoriumnoun (n.) A metallic element found in certain rare minerals, as thorite, pyrochlore, monazite, etc., and isolated as an infusible gray metallic powder which burns in the air and forms thoria; -- formerly called also thorinum. Symbol Th. Atomic weight 232.0.

thraldomnoun (n.) The condition of a thrall; slavery; bondage; state of servitude.

thralldomnoun (n.) Thraldom.

threadwormnoun (n.) Any long, slender nematode worm, especially the pinworm and filaria.

thrumnoun (n.) One of the ends of weaver's threads; hence, any soft, short threads or tufts resembling these.
 noun (n.) Any coarse yarn; an unraveled strand of rope.
 noun (n.) A threadlike part of a flower; a stamen.
 noun (n.) A shove out of place; a small displacement or fault along a seam.
 noun (n.) A mat made of canvas and tufts of yarn.
 verb (v. t.) To furnish with thrums; to insert tufts in; to fringe.
 verb (v. t.) To insert short pieces of rope-yarn or spun yarn in; as, to thrum a piece of canvas, or a mat, thus making a rough or tufted surface.
 verb (v. i.) To play rudely or monotonously on a stringed instrument with the fingers; to strum.
 verb (v. i.) Hence, to make a monotonous drumming noise; as, to thrum on a table.
 verb (v. t.) To play, as a stringed instrument, in a rude or monotonous manner.
 verb (v. t.) Hence, to drum on; to strike in a monotonous manner; to thrum the table.

thuggismnoun (n.) Thuggee.

thuliumnoun (n.) A rare metallic element of uncertain properties and identity, said to have been found in the mineral gadolinite.

thummimnoun (n. pl.) A mysterious part or decoration of the breastplate of the Jewish high priest. See the note under Urim.

thunderstormnoun (n.) A storm accompanied with lightning and thunder.

thunderwormnoun (n.) A small, footless, burrowing, snakelike lizard (Rhineura Floridana) allied to Amphisbaena, native of Florida; -- so called because it leaves its burrows after a thundershower.

tiebeamnoun (n.) A beam acting as a tie, as at the bottom of a pair of principal rafters, to prevent them from thrusting out the wall. See Illust. of Timbers, under Roof.

titaniumnoun (n.) An elementary substance found combined in the minerals manaccanite, rutile, sphene, etc., and isolated as an infusible iron-gray amorphous powder, having a metallic luster. It burns when heated in the air. Symbol Ti. Atomic weight 48.1.

titanotheriumnoun (n.) A large American Miocene mammal, allied to the rhinoceros, and more nearly to the extinct Brontotherium.

tomnoun (n.) The knave of trumps at gleek.
 noun (n.) A familiar contraction of Thomas, a proper name of a man.
 noun (n.) The male of certain animals; -- often used adjectively or in composition; as, tom turkey, tomcat, etc.

tomentumnoun (n.) The closely matted hair or downy nap covering the leaves or stems of some plants.

tomiumnoun (n.) The cutting edge of the bill of a bird.

tonguewormnoun (n.) Any species of Linguatulina.

toomadjective (a.) Empty.
 verb (v. t.) To empty.

torulaformadjective (a.) Having the appearance of a torula; in the form of a little chain; as, a torulaform string of micrococci.

toryismnoun (n.) The principles of the Tories.

totemnoun (n.) A rude picture, as of a bird, beast, or the like, used by the North American Indians as a symbolic designation, as of a family or a clan.

totemismnoun (n.) The system of distinguishing families, clans, etc., in a tribe by the totem.
 noun (n.) Superstitious regard for a totem; the worship of any real or imaginary object; nature worship.

tractarianismnoun (n.) The principles of the Tractarians, or of those persons accepting the teachings of the "Tracts for the Times."

traditionlismnoun (n.) A system of faith founded on tradition; esp., the doctrine that all religious faith is to be based solely upon what is delivered from competent authority, exclusive of rational processes.

traducianismnoun (n.) The doctrine that human souls are produced by the act of generation; -- opposed to creationism, and infusionism.

tramnoun (n.) A four-wheeled truck running on rails, and used in a mine, as for carrying coal or ore.
 noun (n.) The shaft of a cart.
 noun (n.) One of the rails of a tramway.
 noun (n.) A car on a horse railroad.
 noun (n.) A silk thread formed of two or more threads twisted together, used especially for the weft, or cross threads, of the best quality of velvets and silk goods.
 noun (n.) Same as Trammel, n., 6.
 verb (v. t.) To convey or transport on a tramway or on a tram car.
 verb (v. i.) To operate, or conduct the business of, a tramway; to travel by tramway.

trangramnoun (n.) Something intricately contrived; a contrived; a puzzle.

transcendentalismnoun (n.) The transcending, or going beyond, empiricism, and ascertaining a priori the fundamental principles of human knowledge.
 noun (n.) Ambitious and imaginative vagueness in thought, imagery, or diction.

transformismnoun (n.) The hypothesis, or doctrine, that living beings have originated by the modification of some other previously existing forms of living matter; -- opposed to abiogenesis.

transomnoun (n.) A horizontal crossbar in a window, over a door, or between a door and a window above it. Transom is the horizontal, as mullion is the vertical, bar across an opening. See Illust. of Mullion.
 noun (n.) One of the principal transverse timbers of the stern, bolted to the sternpost and giving shape to the stern structure; -- called also transsummer.
 noun (n.) The piece of wood or iron connecting the cheeks of some gun carriages.
 noun (n.) The vane of a cross-staff.
 noun (n.) One of the crossbeams connecting the side frames of a truck with each other.

trapeziformadjective (a.) Having the form of a trapezium; trapezoid.

trapeziumnoun (n.) A plane figure bounded by four right lines, of which no two are parallel.
 noun (n.) A bone of the carpus at the base of the first metacarpal, or thumb.
 noun (n.) A region on the ventral side of the brain, either just back of the pons Varolii, or, as in man, covered by the posterior extension of its transverse fibers.

traulismnoun (n.) A stammering or stuttering.

traumatismnoun (n.) A wound or injury directly produced by causes external to the body; also, violence producing a wound or injury; as, rupture of the stomach caused by traumatism.

tribalismnoun (n.) The state of existing in tribes; also, tribal feeling; tribal prejudice or exclusiveness; tribal peculiarities or characteristics.

trichiuriformadjective (a.) Like or pertaining to the genus Trichiurus or family Trichiuridae, comprising the scabbard fishes and hairtails.