Name Report For First Name RENE:


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

Rhymes with RENE - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming RENE


renenet arene cyrene eirene irene laurene lorene reneigh verene pyrene renee dorene

NAMES RHYMING WITH RENE (According to last letters):

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

helene alcmene clymene ismene melpomene sebastene tegene arsene eugene adalene adene adilene adriene aerlene aldene alene allene alycene aquene arcene ardene arleene arlene audene aurkene byrdene carlene celene charlene christene colene collene coreene corlene cwene dalene darelene darlene darylene deiene dene earlene eileene eilene ellene emelene erlene evalene francene gaylene ilene islene jaylene jenene jillene jolene jollene justeene justene kaelene karlene kathlene levene loreene lurlene madalene maddalene madelene magdalene marlene myleene nareene noelene nolene orlene rozene selene shalene sharlene starlene zene bardene beldene bradene camdene drygedene gene heathdene keene ricadene salhdene skene tiladene ohene sebastiene elene yalene athene malene liriene

NAMES RHYMING WITH RENE (According to first letters):

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

ren rena renae renaldo renard renata renato rendall rendell rendor renfield renfred renfrid renjiro renke renne renneil rennie renny reno renshaw renton renweard renzo

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


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

rachele rachelle radbourne radbyrne radcliffe radeliffe radite rae raedburne rafe raighne ramone randale rane ranice rapere rayce rayhourne rayne reule reve rhete rhodanthe rice richelle richere richie rickie ridere ridge rille rillette rillie rique ritchie rive roane roanne robbie robinette roble robynne roche rochelle rocke roe rolande rolfe rollie romaine romhilde romilde ronce ronelle ronnie roque rorke rosalie rosalinde rosamonde rosanne roschelle roscoe rose rosemarie rosemonde rourke rousse rovere rowe roxane roxanne royale royce royse rubie rudelle ruelle ruffe rule rune rupette rushe rute ruthie rutledge ryce rydge rye ryence ryenne rylee rylie

English Words Rhyming RENE


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

bareneckedadjective (a.) Having the neck bare.

barenessnoun (n.) The state of being bare.

carenenoun (n.) A fast of forty days on bread and water.

cedrenenoun (n.) A rich aromatic oil, C15H24, extracted from oil of red cedar, and regarded as a polymeric terpene; also any one of a class of similar substances, as the essential oils of cloves, cubebs, juniper, etc., of which cedrene proper is the type.

crenelnoun (n.) See Crenelle.
 noun (n.) An embrasure or indentation in a battlement; a loophole in a fortress; an indentation; a notch. See Merlon, and Illust. of Battlement.
 noun (n.) Same as Crenature.

crenelatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Crenelate

crenelationnoun (n.) The act of crenelating, or the state of being crenelated; an indentation or an embrasure.

crenellenoun (n.) Alt. of Crenel

crenelledadjective (a.) Same as Crenate.

demurenessnoun (n.) The state of being demure; gravity; the show of gravity or modesty.

direnessnoun (n.) Terribleness; horror; woefulness.

durenenoun (n.) A colorless, crystalline, aromatic hydrocarbon, C6H2(CH3)4, off artificial production, with an odor like camphor.

entirenessnoun (n.) The state or condition of being entire; completeness; fullness; totality; as, the entireness of an arch or a bridge.
 noun (n.) Integrity; wholeness of heart; honesty.
 noun (n.) Oneness; unity; -- applied to a condition of intimacy or close association.
  (pl. ) of Entirety

entrepreneurnoun (n.) One who creates a product on his own account; whoever undertakes on his own account an industrial enterprise in which workmen are employed.

everywherenessnoun (n.) Ubiquity; omnipresence.

fluorenenoun (n.) A colorless, crystalline hydrocarbon, C13H10 having a beautiful violet fluorescence; whence its name. It occurs in the higher boiling products of coal tar, and is obtained artificially.

frenetiradjective (a.) Distracted; mad; frantic; phrenetic.

freneticaladjective (a.) Frenetic; frantic; frenzied.

gangrenenoun (n.) A term formerly restricted to mortification of the soft tissues which has not advanced so far as to produce complete loss of vitality; but now applied to mortification of the soft parts in any stage.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To produce gangrene in; to be affected with gangrene.

gangrenescentadjective (a.) Tending to mortification or gangrene.

greneadjective (a.) Green.

hippocrenenoun (n.) A fountain on Mount Helicon in Boeotia, fabled to have burst forth when the ground was struck by the hoof of Pegasus. Also, its waters, which were supposed to impart poetic inspiration.

immaturenessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being immature; immaturity.

impurenessnoun (n.) The quality or condition of being impure; impurity.

insecurenessnoun (n.) Insecurity.

isoprenenoun (n.) An oily, volatile hydrocarbon, obtained by the distillation of caoutchouc or guttaipercha.

lactarenenoun (n.) A preparation of casein from milk, used in printing calico.

maturenessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being mature; maturity.

meagrenessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being meager; leanness; scantiness; barrenness.

morenessnoun (n.) Greatness.

nazarenenoun (n.) A native or inhabitant of Nazareth; -- a term of contempt applied to Christ and the early Christians.
 noun (n.) One of a sect of Judaizing Christians in the first and second centuries, who observed the laws of Moses, and held to certain heresies.

obdurenessnoun (n.) Alt. of Obduredness

obscurenessnoun (n.) Obscurity.

parenesisnoun (n.) Exhortation.

pareneticadjective (a.) Alt. of Parenetioal

parenetioaladjective (a.) Hortatory; encouraging; persuasive.

phenanthrenenoun (n.) A complex hydrocarbon, C14H10, found in coal tar, and obtained as a white crystalline substance with a bluish fluorescence.

phreneticnoun (n.) One who is phrenetic.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Phrenetical

phreneticaladjective (a.) Relating to phrenitis; suffering from frenzy; delirious; mad; frantic; frenetic.

purenessnoun (n.) The state of being pure (in any sense of the adjective).

pyrenenoun (n.) One of the less volatile hydrocarbons of coal tar, obtained as a white crystalline substance, C16H10.
 noun (n.) Same as Pyrena.

pyreneannoun (n.) The Pyrenees.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Pyrenees, a range of mountains separating France and Spain.

rarenessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being rare.

renegadenoun (n.) One faithless to principle or party.
 noun (n.) An apostate from Christianity or from any form of religious faith.
 noun (n.) One who deserts from a military or naval post; a deserter.
 noun (n.) A common vagabond; a worthless or wicked fellow.

renegadonoun (n.) See Renegade.

renegatnoun (n.) A renegade.

renegationnoun (n.) A denial.

renewingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Renew

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

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

abietenenoun (n.) A volatile oil distilled from the resin or balsam of the nut pine (Pinus sabiniana) of California.

acetylenenoun (n.) A gaseous compound of carbon and hydrogen, in the proportion of two atoms of the former to two of the latter. It is a colorless gas, with a peculiar, unpleasant odor, and is produced for use as an illuminating gas in a number of ways, but chiefly by the action of water on calcium carbide. Its light is very brilliant.

achenenoun (n.) Alt. of Achenium

akenenoun (n.) Same as Achene.

allylenenoun (n.) A gaseous hydrocarbon, C3H4, homologous with acetylene; propine.

alpigeneadjective (a.) Growing in Alpine regions.

amphigenenoun (n.) Leucite.

amylenenoun (n.) One of a group of metameric hydrocarbons, C5H10, of the ethylene series. The colorless, volatile, mobile liquid commonly called amylene is a mixture of different members of the group.

anteniceneadjective (a.) Of or in the Christian church or era, anterior to the first council of Nice, held a. d. 325; as, antenicene faith.

anthracenenoun (n.) A solid hydrocarbon, C6H4.C2H2.C6H4, which accompanies naphthalene in the last stages of the distillation of coal tar. Its chief use is in the artificial production of alizarin.

arrasenenoun (n.) A material of wool or silk used for working the figures in embroidery.

azobenzenenoun (n.) A substance (C6H5.N2.C6H5) derived from nitrobenzene, forming orange red crystals which are easily fusible.

analgenenoun (n.) A crystalline compound used as an antipyretic and analgesic, employed chiefly in rheumatism and neuralgia. It is a complex derivative of quinoline.

benenoun (n.) See Benne.
 noun (n.) A prayer; boon.
 noun (n.) Alt. of Ben

benzenenoun (n.) A volatile, very inflammable liquid, C6H6, contained in the naphtha produced by the destructive distillation of coal, from which it is separated by fractional distillation. The name is sometimes applied also to the impure commercial product or benzole, and also, but rarely, to a similar mixed product of petroleum.

butylenenoun (n.) Any one of three metameric hydrocarbons, C4H8, of the ethylene series. They are gaseous or easily liquefiable.

cacoxenenoun (n.) Alt. of Cacoxenite

cadenenoun (n.) A species of inferior carpet imported from the Levant.

cajuputenenoun (n.) A colorless or greenish oil extracted from cajuput.

calymenenoun (n.) A genus of trilobites characteristic of the Silurian age.

camphenenoun (n.) One of a series of substances C10H16, resembling camphor, regarded as modified terpenes.

cannabenenoun (n.) A colorless oil obtained from hemp by distillation, and possessing its intoxicating properties.

carvenenoun (n.) An oily substance, C10H16, extracted from oil caraway.

cerotenenoun (n.) A white waxy solid obtained from Chinese wax, and by the distillation of cerotin.

cetenenoun (n.) An oily hydrocarbon, C16H32, of the ethylene series, obtained from spermaceti.

chrysenenoun (n.) One of the higher aromatic hydrocarbons of coal tar, allied to naphthalene and anthracene. It is a white crystalline substance, C18H12, of strong blue fluorescence, but generally colored yellow by impurities.

cinnamenenoun (n.) Styrene (which was formerly called cinnamene because obtained from cinnamic acid). See Styrene.

colophenenoun (n.) A colorless, oily liquid, formerly obtained by distillation of colophony. It is regarded as a polymeric form of terebenthene. Called also diterebene.

conimenenoun (n.) Same as Olibene.

conylenenoun (n.) An oily substance, C8H14, obtained from several derivatives of conine.

coryphenenoun (n.) A fish of the genus Coryphaena. See Dolphin. (2)

cottolenenoun (n.) A product from cotton-seed, used as lard.

crotonylenenoun (n.) A colorless, volatile, pungent liquid, C4H6, produced artificially, and regarded as an unsaturated hydrocarbon of the acetylene series, and analogous to crotonic acid.

cumenenoun (n.) A colorless oily hydrocarbon, C6H5.C3H7, obtained by the distillation of cuminic acid; -- called also cumol.

cymenenoun (n.) A colorless, liquid, combustible hydrocarbon, CH3.C6H4.C3H7, of pleasant odor, obtained from oil of cumin, oil of caraway, carvacrol, camphor, etc.; -- called also paracymene, and formerly camphogen.

cymogenenoun (n.) A highly volatile liquid, condensed by cold and pressure from the first products of the distillation of petroleum; -- used for producing low temperatures.

damascenenoun (n.) A kind of plume, now called damson. See Damson.
 adjective (a.) Of or relating to Damascus.
 verb (v. t.) Same as Damask, or Damaskeen, v. t.

decenenoun (n.) One of the higher hydrocarbons, C10H20, of the ethylene series.

diamylenenoun (n.) A liquid hydrocarbon, C10H20, of the ethylene series, regarded as a polymeric form of amylene.

disthenenoun (n.) Cyanite or kyanite; -- so called in allusion to its unequal hardness in two different directions. See Cyanite.

diterebenenoun (n.) See Colophene.

eikosylenenoun (n.) A liquid hydrocarbon, C20H38, of the acetylene series, obtained from brown coal.

elaeoptenenoun (n.) The more liquid or volatile portion of certain oily substance, as distinguished from stearoptene, the more solid parts.

elaoptenenoun (n.) See Elaeoptene.

eocenenoun (n.) The Eocene formation.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to the first in time of the three subdivisions into which the Tertiary formation is divided by geologists, and alluding to the approximation in its life to that of the present era; as, Eocene deposits.

epicenenoun (a. & n.) Common to both sexes; -- a term applied, in grammar, to such nouns as have but one form of gender, either the masculine or feminine, to indicate animals of both sexes; as boy^s, bos, for the ox and cow; sometimes applied to eunuchs and hermaphrodites.
 noun (a. & n.) Fig.: Sexless; neither one thing nor the other.

epicoeneadjective (a.) Epicene.

epigeneadjective (a.) Foreign; unnatural; unusual; -- said of forms of crystals not natural to the substances in which they are found.
 adjective (a.) Formed originating on the surface of the earth; -- opposed to hypogene; as, epigene rocks.

essenenoun (n.) One of a sect among the Jews in the time of our Savior, remarkable for their strictness and abstinence.

ethenenoun (n.) Ethylene; olefiant gas.

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

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

rennoun (n.) A run.
 verb (v. t. & i.) See Renne.

renableadjective (a.) Reasonable; also, loquacious.

renaissancenoun (n.) A new birth, or revival.
 noun (n.) The transitional movement in Europe, marked by the revival of classical learning and art in Italy in the 15th century, and the similar revival following in other countries.
 noun (n.) The style of art which prevailed at this epoch.

renaissantadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Renaissance.

renaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the kidneys; in the region of the kidneys.

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

renardineadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Renard, the fox, or the tales in which Renard is mentioned.

renascencenoun (n.) The state of being renascent.
 noun (n.) Same as Renaissance.

renascencynoun (n.) State of being renascent.

renascentadjective (a.) Springing or rising again into being; being born again, or reproduced.
 adjective (a.) See Renaissant.

renascibleadjective (a.) Capable of being reproduced; ablle to spring again into being.

renateadjective (a.) Born again; regenerate; renewed.

rencontrenoun (n.) Same as Rencounter, n.

rencounteringnoun (p. pr. & vb/ n.) of Rencounter

rencounternoun (n.) A meeting of two persons or bodies; a collision; especially, a meeting in opposition or contest; a combat, action, or engagement.
 noun (n.) A causal combat or action; a sudden contest or fight without premeditation, as between individuals or small parties.
 verb (v. t.) To meet unexpectedly; to encounter.
 verb (v. t.) To attack hand to hand.
 verb (v. i.) To meet unexpectedly; to encounter in a hostile manner; to come in collision; to skirmish.

rendingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Rend

rendernoun (n.) One who rends.
 noun (n.) A surrender.
 noun (n.) A return; a payment of rent.
 noun (n.) An account given; a statement.
 verb (v. t.) To return; to pay back; to restore.
 verb (v. t.) To inflict, as a retribution; to requite.
 verb (v. t.) To give up; to yield; to surrender.
 verb (v. t.) Hence, to furnish; to contribute.
 verb (v. t.) To furnish; to state; to deliver; as, to render an account; to render judgment.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to be, or to become; as, to render a person more safe or more unsafe; to render a fortress secure.
 verb (v. t.) To translate from one language into another; as, to render Latin into English.
 verb (v. t.) To interpret; to set forth, represent, or exhibit; as, an actor renders his part poorly; a singer renders a passage of music with great effect; a painter renders a scene in a felicitous manner.
 verb (v. t.) To try out or extract (oil, lard, tallow, etc.) from fatty animal substances; as, to render tallow.
 verb (v. t.) To plaster, as a wall of masonry, without the use of lath.
 verb (v. i.) To give an account; to make explanation or confession.
 verb (v. i.) To pass; to run; -- said of the passage of a rope through a block, eyelet, etc.; as, a rope renders well, that is, passes freely; also, to yield or give way.

renderingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Render
 noun (n.) The act of one who renders, or that which is rendered.
 noun (n.) A version; translation; as, the rendering of the Hebrew text.
 noun (n.) In art, the presentation, expression, or interpretation of an idea, theme, or part.
 noun (n.) The act of laying the first coat of plaster on brickwork or stonework.
 noun (n.) The coat of plaster thus laid on.
 noun (n.) The process of trying out or extracting lard, tallow, etc., from animal fat.

renderableadjective (a.) Capable of being rendered.

renderernoun (n.) One who renders.
 noun (n.) A vessel in which lard or tallow, etc., is rendered.

rendezvousnoun (n.) A place appointed for a meeting, or at which persons customarily meet.
 noun (n.) Especially, the appointed place for troops, or for the ships of a fleet, to assemble; also, a place for enlistment.
 noun (n.) A meeting by appointment.
 noun (n.) Retreat; refuge.
 verb (v. i.) To assemble or meet at a particular place.
 verb (v. t.) To bring together at a certain place; to cause to be assembled.

rendezvousingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Rendezvous

rendibleadjective (a.) Capable of being rent or torn.
 adjective (a.) Capable, or admitting, of being rendered.

renditionnoun (n.) The act of rendering; especially, the act of surrender, as of fugitives from justice, at the claim of a foreign government; also, surrender in war.
 noun (n.) Translation; rendering; version.

rendrocknoun (n.) A kind of dynamite used in blasting.

renewabilitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being renewable.

renewableadjective (a.) Capable of being renewed; as, a lease renewable at pleasure.

renewalnoun (n.) The act of renewing, or the state of being renewed; as, the renewal of a treaty.

renewednessnoun (n.) The state of being renewed.

renewernoun (n.) One who, or that which, renews.

rengnoun (n.) A rank; a row.
 noun (n.) A rung or round of a ladder.

renidificationnoun (n.) The act of rebuilding a nest.

reniformadjective (a.) Having the form or shape of a kidney; as, a reniform mineral; a reniform leaf.

renitencenoun (n.) Alt. of Renitency

renitencynoun (n.) The state or quality of being renitent; resistance; reluctance.

renitentadjective (a.) Resisting pressure or the effect of it; acting against impulse by elastic force.
 adjective (a.) Persistently opposed.

rennernoun (n.) A runner.

rennetnoun (n.) A name of many different kinds of apples. Cf. Reinette.
 verb (v.) The inner, or mucous, membrane of the fourth stomach of the calf, or other young ruminant; also, an infusion or preparation of it, used for coagulating milk.

rennetedadjective (a.) Provided or treated with rennet.

rennetingnoun (n.) Same as 1st Rennet.

renninnoun (n.) A milk-clotting enzyme obtained from the true stomach (abomasum) of a suckling calf. Mol. wt. about 31,000. Also called chymosin, rennase, and abomasal enzyme.

renningnoun (n.) See 2d Rennet.

renomeenoun (n.) Renown.

renouncingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Renounce

renouncenoun (n.) Act of renouncing.
 verb (v. t.) To declare against; to reject or decline formally; to refuse to own or acknowledge as belonging to one; to disclaim; as, to renounce a title to land or to a throne.
 verb (v. t.) To cast off or reject deliberately; to disown; to dismiss; to forswear.
 verb (v. t.) To disclaim having a card of (the suit led) by playing a card of another suit.
 verb (v. i.) To make renunciation.
 verb (v. i.) To decline formally, as an executor or a person entitled to letters of administration, to take out probate or letters.

renouncementnoun (n.) The act of disclaiming or rejecting; renunciation.

renouncernoun (n.) One who renounces.

renovationnoun (n.) The act or process of renovating; the state of being renovated or renewed.

renovatornoun (n.) One who, or that which, renovates.

renovelancenoun (n.) Renewal.


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

rabatinenoun (n.) A collar or cape.

rabbatenoun (n.) Abatement.
 verb (v. t.) To abate or diminish.

rabbinitenoun (n.) Same as Rabbinist.

rabblenoun (n.) An iron bar, with the end bent, used in stirring or skimming molten iron in the process of puddling.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a rabble; like, or suited to, a rabble; disorderly; vulgar.
 verb (v. t.) To stir or skim with a rabble, as molten iron.
 verb (v. i.) To speak in a confused manner.
 verb (v. i.) A tumultuous crowd of vulgar, noisy people; a mob; a confused, disorderly throng.
 verb (v. i.) A confused, incoherent discourse; a medley of voices; a chatter.
 verb (v. t.) To insult, or assault, by a mob; to mob; as, to rabble a curate.
 verb (v. t.) To utter glibly and incoherently; to mouth without intelligence.
 verb (v. t.) To rumple; to crumple.

racenoun (n.) A root.
 noun (n.) The descendants of a common ancestor; a family, tribe, people, or nation, believed or presumed to belong to the same stock; a lineage; a breed.
 noun (n.) Company; herd; breed.
 noun (n.) A variety of such fixed character that it may be propagated by seed.
 noun (n.) Peculiar flavor, taste, or strength, as of wine; that quality, or assemblage of qualities, which indicates origin or kind, as in wine; hence, characteristic flavor; smack.
 noun (n.) Hence, characteristic quality or disposition.
 noun (n.) A progress; a course; a movement or progression.
 noun (n.) Esp., swift progress; rapid course; a running.
 noun (n.) Hence: The act or process of running in competition; a contest of speed in any way, as in running, riding, driving, skating, rowing, sailing; in the plural, usually, a meeting for contests in the running of horses; as, he attended the races.
 noun (n.) Competitive action of any kind, especially when prolonged; hence, career; course of life.
 noun (n.) A strong or rapid current of water, or the channel or passage for such a current; a powerful current or heavy sea, sometimes produced by the meeting of two tides; as, the Portland Race; the Race of Alderney.
 noun (n.) The current of water that turns a water wheel, or the channel in which it flows; a mill race.
 noun (n.) A channel or guide along which a shuttle is driven back and forth, as in a loom, sewing machine, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To raze.
 verb (v. i.) To run swiftly; to contend in a race; as, the animals raced over the ground; the ships raced from port to port.
 verb (v. i.) To run too fast at times, as a marine engine or screw, when the screw is lifted out of water by the action of a heavy sea.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to contend in a race; to drive at high speed; as, to race horses.
 verb (v. t.) To run a race with.
  () A game, match, etc., open only to losers in early stages of contests.

racematenoun (n.) A salt of racemic acid.

racemenoun (n.) A flower cluster with an elongated axis and many one-flowered lateral pedicels, as in the currant and chokecherry.

racemoseadjective (a.) Resembling a raceme; growing in the form of a raceme; as, (Bot.) racemose berries or flowers; (Anat.) the racemose glands, in which the ducts are branched and clustered like a raceme.

racemulenoun (n.) A little raceme.

racemuloseadjective (a.) Growing in very small racemes.

rachenoun (n.) A dog that pursued his prey by scent, as distinguished from the greyhound.

rachitomenoun (n.) A dissecting instrument for opening the spinal canal.

racleadjective (a.) See Rakel.

raddlenoun (n.) A long, flexible stick, rod, or branch, which is interwoven with others, between upright posts or stakes, in making a kind of hedge or fence.
 noun (n.) A hedge or fence made with raddles; -- called also raddle hedge.
 noun (n.) An instrument consisting of a wooden bar, with a row of upright pegs set in it, used by domestic weavers to keep the warp of a proper width, and prevent tangling when it is wound upon the beam of the loom.
 noun (n.) A red pigment used in marking sheep, and in some mechanical processes; ruddle.
 verb (v. t.) To interweave or twist together.
 verb (v. t.) To mark or paint with, or as with, raddle.

radenoun (n.) A raid.

radialenoun (n.) The bone or cartilage of the carpus which articulates with the radius and corresponds to the scaphoid bone in man.
 noun (n.) Radial plates in the calyx of a crinoid.

radiancenoun (n.) Alt. of Radiancy

radiatenoun (n.) One of the Radiata.
 adjective (a.) Having rays or parts diverging from a center; radiated; as, a radiate crystal.
 adjective (a.) Having in a capitulum large ray florets which are unlike the disk florets, as in the aster, daisy, etc.
 adjective (a.) Belonging to the Radiata.
 verb (v. i.) To emit rays; to be radiant; to shine.
 verb (v. i.) To proceed in direct lines from a point or surface; to issue in rays, as light or heat.
 verb (v. t.) To emit or send out in direct lines from a point or points; as, to radiate heat.
 verb (v. t.) To enlighten; to illuminate; to shed light or brightness on; to irradiate.

radiativeadjective (a.) Capable of radiating; acting by radiation.

radicateadjective (a.) Radicated.
 verb (v. i.) To take root; to become rooted.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to take root; to plant deeply and firmly; to root.

radiclenoun (n.) The rudimentary stem of a plant which supports the cotyledons in the seed, and from which the root is developed downward; the stem of the embryo; the caulicle.
 noun (n.) A rootlet; a radicel.

radiculenoun (n.) A radicle.

radiculoseadjective (a.) Producing numerous radicles, or rootlets.

radiolitenoun (n.) A hippurite.

radiophonenoun (n.) An apparatus for the production of sound by the action of luminous or thermal rays. It is essentially the same as the photophone.

raffaelesqueadjective (a.) Raphaelesque.

raffinosenoun (n.) A colorless crystalline slightly sweet substance obtained from the molasses of the sugar beet.

ragenoun (n.) Violent excitement; eager passion; extreme vehemence of desire, emotion, or suffering, mastering the will.
 noun (n.) Especially, anger accompanied with raving; overmastering wrath; violent anger; fury.
 noun (n.) A violent or raging wind.
 noun (n.) The subject of eager desire; that which is sought after, or prosecuted, with unreasonable or excessive passion; as, to be all the rage.
 noun (n.) To be furious with anger; to be exasperated to fury; to be violently agitated with passion.
 noun (n.) To be violent and tumultuous; to be violently driven or agitated; to act or move furiously; as, the raging sea or winds.
 noun (n.) To ravage; to prevail without restraint, or with destruction or fatal effect; as, the plague raged in Cairo.
 noun (n.) To toy or act wantonly; to sport.
 verb (v. t.) To enrage.

raggieadjective (a.) Alt. of Raggy

raiaenoun (n. pl.) The order of elasmobranch fishes which includes the sawfishes, skates, and rays; -- called also Rajae, and Rajii.

raisableadjective (a.) Capable of being raised.

raisonneadjective (a.) Arranged systematically, or according to classes or subjects; as, a catalogue raisonne. See under Catalogue.

rakenoun (n.) An implement consisting of a headpiece having teeth, and a long handle at right angles to it, -- used for collecting hay, or other light things which are spread over a large surface, or for breaking and smoothing the earth.
 noun (n.) A toothed machine drawn by a horse, -- used for collecting hay or grain; a horserake.
 noun (n.) A fissure or mineral vein traversing the strata vertically, or nearly so; -- called also rake-vein.
 noun (n.) The inclination of anything from a perpendicular direction; as, the rake of a roof, a staircase, etc.
 noun (n.) the inclination of a mast or funnel, or, in general, of any part of a vessel not perpendicular to the keel.
 noun (n.) A loose, disorderly, vicious man; a person addicted to lewdness and other scandalous vices; a debauchee; a roue.
 verb (v. t.) To collect with a rake; as, to rake hay; -- often with up; as, he raked up the fallen leaves.
 verb (v. t.) To collect or draw together with laborious industry; to gather from a wide space; to scrape together; as, to rake together wealth; to rake together slanderous tales; to rake together the rabble of a town.
 verb (v. t.) To pass a rake over; to scrape or scratch with a rake for the purpose of collecting and clearing off something, or for stirring up the soil; as, to rake a lawn; to rake a flower bed.
 verb (v. t.) To search through; to scour; to ransack.
 verb (v. t.) To scrape or scratch across; to pass over quickly and lightly, as a rake does.
 verb (v. t.) To enfilade; to fire in a direction with the length of; in naval engagements, to cannonade, as a ship, on the stern or head so that the balls range the whole length of the deck.
 verb (v. i.) To use a rake, as for searching or for collecting; to scrape; to search minutely.
 verb (v. i.) To pass with violence or rapidity; to scrape along.
 verb (v. i.) To incline from a perpendicular direction; as, a mast rakes aft.
 verb (v. i.) To walk about; to gad or ramble idly.
 verb (v. i.) To act the rake; to lead a dissolute, debauched life.

rakeshamenoun (n.) A vile, dissolute wretch.

rakestalenoun (n.) The handle of a rake.

ralenoun (n.) An adventitious sound, usually of morbid origin, accompanying the normal respiratory sounds. See Rhonchus.

ralliancenoun (n.) The act of rallying.

rallineadjective (a.) Pertaining to the rails.

ralstonitenoun (n.) A fluoride of alumina and soda occurring with the Greenland cryolite in octahedral crystals.

ramagenoun (n.) Boughs or branches.
 noun (n.) Warbling of birds in trees.
 adjective (a.) Wild; untamed.

rambergenoun (n.) Formerly, a kind of large war galley.

ramblenoun (n.) A going or moving from place to place without any determinate business or object; an excursion or stroll merely for recreation.
 noun (n.) A bed of shale over the seam.
 verb (v. i.) To walk, ride, or sail, from place to place, without any determinate object in view; to roam carelessly or irregularly; to rove; to wander; as, to ramble about the city; to ramble over the world.
 verb (v. i.) To talk or write in a discursive, aimless way.
 verb (v. i.) To extend or grow at random.

ramboozenoun (n.) A beverage made of wine, ale (or milk), sugar, etc.

rameenoun (n.) See Ramie.

ramienoun (n.) The grass-cloth plant (B/hmeria nivea); also, its fiber, which is very fine and exceedingly strong; -- called also China grass, and rhea. See Grass-cloth plant, under Grass.

ramlinenoun (n.) A line used to get a straight middle line, as on a spar, or from stem to stern in building a vessel.

ramollescencenoun (n.) A softening or mollifying.

ramoseadjective (a.) Branched, as the stem or root of a plant; having lateral divisions; consisting of, or having, branches; full of branches; ramifying; branching; branchy.

rampenoun (n.) The cuckoopint.

rampirenoun (n.) A rampart.
 verb (v. t.) To fortify with a rampire; to form into a rampire.

ramshackleadjective (a.) Loose; disjointed; falling to pieces; out of repair.
 verb (v. t.) To search or ransack; to rummage.

ramuloseadjective (a.) Having many small branches, or ramuli.

ramusculenoun (n.) A small ramus, or branch.

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

raneenoun (n.) Same as Rani.

ranforcenoun (n.) See Re/nforce.

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

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

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

ransomableadjective (a.) Such as can be ransomed.

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

rapareenoun (n.) See Rapparee.

rapenoun (n.) Fruit, as grapes, plucked from the cluster.
 noun (n.) The refuse stems and skins of grapes or raisins from which the must has been expressed in wine making.
 noun (n.) A filter containing the above refuse, used in clarifying and perfecting malt, vinegar, etc.
 noun (n.) The act of seizing and carrying away by force; violent seizure; robbery.
 noun (n.) Sexual connection with a woman without her consent. See Age of consent, under Consent, n.
 noun (n.) That which is snatched away.
 noun (n.) Movement, as in snatching; haste; hurry.
 noun (n.) One of six divisions of the county of Sussex, England, intermediate between a hundred and a shire.
 noun (n.) A name given to a variety or to varieties of a plant of the turnip kind, grown for seeds and herbage. The seeds are used for the production of rape oil, and to a limited extent for the food of cage birds.
 verb (v. t.) To commit rape upon; to ravish.
 verb (v. i.) To rob; to pillage.

raphaelesqueadjective (a.) Like Raphael's works; in Raphael's manner of painting.

raphaelitenoun (n.) One who advocates or adopts the principles of Raphaelism.

raphenoun (n.) A line, ridge, furrow, or band of fibers, especially in the median line; as, the raphe of the tongue.
 noun (n.) Same as Rhaphe.

rapinenoun (n.) The act of plundering; the seizing and carrying away of things by force; spoliation; pillage; plunder.
 noun (n.) Ravishment; rape.
 verb (v. t.) To plunder.

rappagenoun (n.) The enlargement of a mold caused by rapping the pattern.

rappareenoun (n.) A wild Irish plunderer, esp. one of the 17th century; -- so called from his carrying a half-pike, called a rapary.

rapturenoun (n.) A seizing by violence; a hurrying along; rapidity with violence.
 noun (n.) The state or condition of being rapt, or carried away from one's self by agreeable excitement; violence of a pleasing passion; extreme joy or pleasure; ecstasy.
 noun (n.) A spasm; a fit; a syncope; delirium.
 verb (v. t.) To transport with excitement; to enrapture.

rareadjective (a.) Early.
 superlative (superl.) Nearly raw; partially cooked; not thoroughly cooked; underdone; as, rare beef or mutton.
 superlative (superl.) Not frequent; seldom met with or occurring; unusual; as, a rare event.
 superlative (superl.) Of an uncommon nature; unusually excellent; valuable to a degree seldom found.
 superlative (superl.) Thinly scattered; dispersed.
 superlative (superl.) Characterized by wide separation of parts; of loose texture; not thick or dense; thin; as, a rare atmosphere at high elevations.

rarefiableadjective (a.) Capable of being rarefied.

rareripenoun (n.) An early ripening fruit, especially a kind of freestone peach.
 adjective (a.) Early ripe; ripe before others, or before the usual season.

rasanteadjective (a.) Sweeping; grazing; -- applied to a style of fortification in which the command of the works over each other, and over the country, is kept very low, in order that the shot may more effectually sweep or graze the ground before them.

rasenoun (n.) A scratching out, or erasure.
 noun (n.) A slight wound; a scratch.
 noun (n.) A way of measuring in which the commodity measured was made even with the top of the measuring vessel by rasing, or striking off, all that was above it.
 verb (v. t.) To rub along the surface of; to graze.
 verb (v. t.) To rub or scratch out; to erase.
 verb (v. t.) To level with the ground; to overthrow; to destroy; to raze.
 verb (v. i.) To be leveled with the ground; to fall; to suffer overthrow.

rassenoun (n.) A carnivore (Viverricula Mallaccensis) allied to the civet but smaller, native of China and the East Indies. It furnishes a perfume resembling that of the civet, which is highly prized by the Javanese. Called also Malacca weasel, and lesser civet.

ratableadjective (a.) Capable of being rated, or set at a certain value.
 adjective (a.) Liable to, or subjected by law to, taxation; as, ratable estate.
 adjective (a.) Made at a proportionate rate; as, ratable payments.

ratenoun (n.) Established portion or measure; fixed allowance.
 noun (n.) That which is established as a measure or criterion; degree; standard; rank; proportion; ratio; as, a slow rate of movement; rate of interest is the ratio of the interest to the principal, per annum.
 noun (n.) Valuation; price fixed with relation to a standard; cost; charge; as, high or low rates of transportation.
 noun (n.) A tax or sum assessed by authority on property for public use, according to its income or value; esp., in England, a local tax; as, parish rates; town rates.
 noun (n.) Order; arrangement.
 noun (n.) Ratification; approval.
 noun (n.) The gain or loss of a timepiece in a unit of time; as, daily rate; hourly rate; etc.
 noun (n.) The order or class to which a war vessel belongs, determined according to its size, armament, etc.; as, first rate, second rate, etc.
 noun (n.) The class of a merchant vessel for marine insurance, determined by its relative safety as a risk, as A1, A2, etc.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To chide with vehemence; to scold; to censure violently.
 verb (v. t.) To set a certain estimate on; to value at a certain price or degree.
 verb (v. t.) To assess for the payment of a rate or tax.
 verb (v. t.) To settle the relative scale, rank, position, amount, value, or quality of; as, to rate a ship; to rate a seaman; to rate a pension.
 verb (v. t.) To ratify.
 verb (v. i.) To be set or considered in a class; to have rank; as, the ship rates as a ship of the line.
 verb (v. i.) To make an estimate.

rateableadjective (a.) See Ratable.

ratheadjective (a.) Coming before others, or before the usual time; early.
 adverb (adv.) Early; soon; betimes.

rathripenoun (n.) A rareripe.
 adjective (a.) Rareripe, or early ripe.

ratiocinativeadjective (a.) Characterized by, or addicted to, ratiocination; consisting in the comparison of propositions or facts, and the deduction of inferences from the comparison; argumentative; as, a ratiocinative process.

rationaleadjective (a.) An explanation or exposition of the principles of some opinion, action, hypothesis, phenomenon, or the like; also, the principles themselves.

ratitaenoun (n. pl.) An order of birds in which the wings are small, rudimentary, or absent, and the breastbone is destitute of a keel. The ostrich, emu, moa, and apteryx are examples.

ratitateadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Ratitae.

ratitenoun (n.) One of the Ratitae.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Ratitae.

ratsbanenoun (n.) Rat poison; white arsenic.

rattlenoun (n.) A rapid succession of sharp, clattering sounds; as, the rattle of a drum.
 noun (n.) Noisy, rapid talk.
 noun (n.) An instrument with which a rattling sound is made; especially, a child's toy that rattles when shaken.
 noun (n.) A noisy, senseless talker; a jabberer.
 noun (n.) A scolding; a sharp rebuke.
 noun (n.) Any organ of an animal having a structure adapted to produce a rattling sound.
 noun (n.) The noise in the throat produced by the air in passing through mucus which the lungs are unable to expel; -- chiefly observable at the approach of death, when it is called the death rattle. See R/le.
 verb (v. i.) To make a quick succession of sharp, inharmonious noises, as by the collision of hard and not very sonorous bodies shaken together; to clatter.
 verb (v. i.) To drive or ride briskly, so as to make a clattering; as, we rattled along for a couple of miles.
 verb (v. i.) To make a clatter with the voice; to talk rapidly and idly; to clatter; -- with on or away; as, she rattled on for an hour.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to make a rattling or clattering sound; as, to rattle a chain.
 verb (v. t.) To assail, annoy, or stun with a rattling noise.
 verb (v. t.) Hence, to disconcert; to confuse; as, to rattle one's judgment; to rattle a player in a game.
 verb (v. t.) To scold; to rail at.

rattlemousenoun (n.) A bat.

rattlepatenoun (n.) A rattlehead.

rattlesnakenoun (n.) Any one of several species of venomous American snakes belonging to the genera Crotalus and Caudisona, or Sistrurus. They have a series of horny interlocking joints at the end of the tail which make a sharp rattling sound when shaken. The common rattlesnake of the Northern United States (Crotalus horridus), and the diamond rattlesnake of the South (C. adamanteus), are the best known. See Illust. of Fang.

ravagenoun (n.) Desolation by violence; violent ruin or destruction; devastation; havoc; waste; as, the ravage of a lion; the ravages of fire or tempest; the ravages of an army, or of time.
 noun (n.) To lay waste by force; to desolate by violence; to commit havoc or devastation upon; to spoil; to plunder; to consume.

ravenoun (n.) One of the upper side pieces of the frame of a wagon body or a sleigh.
 verb (v. i.) To wander in mind or intellect; to be delirious; to talk or act irrationally; to be wild, furious, or raging, as a madman.
 verb (v. i.) To rush wildly or furiously.
 verb (v. i.) To talk with unreasonable enthusiasm or excessive passion or excitement; -- followed by about, of, or on; as, he raved about her beauty.
 verb (v. t.) To utter in madness or frenzy; to say wildly; as, to rave nonsense.
  () imp. of Rive.

ravinenoun (n.) Food obtained by violence; plunder; prey; raven.
 noun (n.) A torrent of water.
 noun (n.) A deep and narrow hollow, usually worn by a stream or torrent of water; a gorge; a mountain cleft.
 verb (v. t. & i.) See Raven, v. t. & i.

rawboneadjective (a.) Rawboned.

rawhidenoun (n.) A cowhide, or coarse riding whip, made of untanned (or raw) hide twisted.

razenoun (n.) A Shakespearean word (used once) supposed to mean the same as race, a root.
 verb (v. t.) To erase; to efface; to obliterate.
 verb (v. t.) To subvert from the foundation; to lay level with the ground; to overthrow; to destroy; to demolish.

razorableadjective (a.) Ready for the razor; fit to be shaved.

razurenoun (n.) The act of erasing or effacing, or the state of being effaced; obliteration. See Rasure.
 noun (n.) An erasure; a change made by erasing.

reachableadjective (a.) Being within reach.