Name Report For First Name TORENCE:


First name TORENCE's origin is Scottish. TORENCE means "variant of torrence from the craggy hills. tor is a name for a craggy hilltop and also may refer to a watchtower". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with TORENCE below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of torence.(Brown names are of the same origin (Scottish) with TORENCE and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with TORENCE - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming TORENCE



NAMES RHYMING WITH TORENCE (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 6 Letters (orence) - Names That Ends with orence:

florence lorence

Rhyming Names According to Last 5 Letters (rence) - Names That Ends with rence:

darence darrence laurence lawrence tarrence terrence terence torrence

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

caydence clemence essence kadence kadience kaedence kaydence kaydience nahcomence spence ryence cadence patience

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

candance yohance lance ance aviance caidance france kaidance kaydance morgance ronce chance chaunce darrance derrance leodegrance leodegraunce leonce lorance ponce prince terrance torrance vance vince laudegrance bellance constance dorrance

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

fenice alarice canace circe dice dirce eunice eurydice glauce helice kalonice benoyce prentice anstice eustace maurice aleece aleyece alice allyce alyce anice annice berenice bernice bernyce brandice brandyce candace candice candyce caprice catrice cherice clarice danice darice delice denice deniece derorice dulce ellice ellyce elyce felice galice ganice

NAMES RHYMING WITH TORENCE (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 6 Letters (torenc) - Names That Begins with torenc:

Rhyming Names According to First 5 Letters (toren) - Names That Begins with toren:


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

torean torey

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

tor toran torben torht torhte tori toriana torie torin torio torion torley tormaigh tormey tormod torn toro torr torra torran torrans torree torrey torri torrian torrie torry tortain toru tory toryn

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 tom toman tomas tomasina tomasine tomek tomeo tomi tomik tomkin tomlin tommie tommy tonalnan tonasha tonauac tonda tong toni tonia tonia-javae tonio tonisha tony tonya tonye tooantuh tosh tosha toshi toshiro


First Names which starts with 'tor' and ends with 'nce':

First Names which starts with 'to' and ends with 'ce':

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

tage tahkeome tahmelapachme tahnee taillefe taite takchawee tale talmadge tamae tammie tangerine tannere tara-lynne taree tarique tasunke tate tawnee tawnie taye tayte teaghue teague tearle teddie tegene teige tekle teme tempeste temple teodosie teofile terese terpsichore terrelle terrie teryysone tesanee tesfaye tessie thackere thadine thane thaxte thayne the theodore theone theophanie theophile theore therese thisbe thorndike thorndyke thorne thorpe thurle thutmose tiane tibelde tibeldie tienette tiffanie tighe tihkoosue tiladene tinashe tiphanie tisiphone tote toukere trace tracee tracie tramaine treise tremaine tremayne trenade treowe trillare trine trinette trixie trowbridge trowbrydge trowhridge troye trude true truesdale trumble tse tuckere tunde tuppere turquine

English Words Rhyming TORENCE


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

Rhyming Words According to Last 6 Letters (orence) - English Words That Ends with orence:

florencenoun (n.) An ancient gold coin of the time of Edward III., of six shillings sterling value.
 noun (n.) A kind of cloth.

Rhyming Words According to Last 5 Letters (rence) - English Words That Ends with rence:

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

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

apparencenoun (n.) Appearance.

belligerencenoun (n.) Alt. of Belligerency

circumferencenoun (n.) The line that goes round or encompasses a circular figure; a periphery.
 noun (n.) A circle; anything circular.
 noun (n.) The external surface of a sphere, or of any orbicular body.
 verb (v. t.) To include in a circular space; to bound.

clarencenoun (n.) A close four-wheeled carriage, with one seat inside, and a seat for the driver.

coherencenoun (n.) Alt. of Coherency

concurrencenoun (n.) The act of concurring; a meeting or coming together; union; conjunction; combination.
 noun (n.) A meeting of minds; agreement in opinion; union in design or act; -- implying joint approbation.
 noun (n.) Agreement or consent, implying aid or contribution of power or influence; cooperation.
 noun (n.) A common right; coincidence of equal powers; as, a concurrence of jurisdiction in two different courts.

conferencenoun (n.) The act of comparing two or more things together; comparison.
 noun (n.) The act of consulting together formally; serious conversation or discussion; interchange of views.
 noun (n.) A meeting for consultation, discussion, or an interchange of opinions.
 noun (n.) A meeting of the two branches of a legislature, by their committees, to adjust between them.
 noun (n.) A stated meeting of preachers and others, invested with authority to take cognizance of ecclesiastical matters.
 noun (n.) A voluntary association of Congregational churches of a district; the district in which such churches are.

decurrencenoun (n.) The act of running down; a lapse.

deferencenoun (n.) A yielding of judgment or preference from respect to the wishes or opinion of another; submission in opinion; regard; respect; complaisance.

deterrencenoun (n.) That which deters; a deterrent; a hindrance.

differencenoun (n.) The act of differing; the state or measure of being different or unlike; distinction; dissimilarity; unlikeness; variation; as, a difference of quality in paper; a difference in degrees of heat, or of light; what is the difference between the innocent and the guilty?
 noun (n.) Disagreement in opinion; dissension; controversy; quarrel; hence, cause of dissension; matter in controversy.
 noun (n.) That by which one thing differs from another; that which distinguishes or causes to differ; mark of distinction; characteristic quality; specific attribute.
 noun (n.) Choice; preference.
 noun (n.) An addition to a coat of arms to distinguish the bearings of two persons, which would otherwise be the same. See Augmentation, and Marks of cadency, under Cadency.
 noun (n.) The quality or attribute which is added to those of the genus to constitute a species; a differentia.
 noun (n.) The quantity by which one quantity differs from another, or the remainder left after subtracting the one from the other.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to differ; to make different; to mark as different; to distinguish.

incoherencenoun (n.) Alt. of Incoherency

incurrencenoun (n.) The act of incurring, bringing on, or subjecting one's self to (something troublesome or burdensome); as, the incurrence of guilt, debt, responsibility, etc.

indifferencenoun (n.) The quality or state of being indifferent, or not making a difference; want of sufficient importance to constitute a difference; absence of weight; insignificance.
 noun (n.) Passableness; mediocrity.
 noun (n.) Impartiality; freedom from prejudice, prepossession, or bias.
 noun (n.) Absence of anxiety or interest in respect to what is presented to the mind; unconcernedness; as, entire indifference to all that occurs.

inferencenoun (n.) The act or process of inferring by deduction or induction.
 noun (n.) That which inferred; a truth or proposition drawn from another which is admitted or supposed to be true; a conclusion; a deduction.

inherencenoun (n.) Alt. of Inherency

intercurrencenoun (n.) A passing or running between; occurrence.

interferencenoun (n.) The act or state of interfering; as, the stoppage of a machine by the interference of some of its parts; a meddlesome interference in the business of others.
 noun (n.) The mutual influence, under certain conditions, of two streams of light, or series of pulsations of sound, or, generally, two waves or vibrations of any kind, producing certain characteristic phenomena, as colored fringes, dark bands, or darkness, in the case of light, silence or increased intensity in sounds; neutralization or superposition of waves generally.
 noun (n.) The act or state of interfering, or of claiming a right to the same invention.

irreverencenoun (n.) The state or quality of being irreverent; want of proper reverence; disregard of the authority and character of a superior.

nonconcurrencenoun (n.) Refusal to concur.

occurrencenoun (n.) A coming or happening; as, the occurence of a railway collision.
 noun (n.) Any incident or event; esp., one which happens without being designed or expected; as, an unusual occurrence, or the ordinary occurrences of life.

preferencenoun (n.) The act of Preferring, or the state of being preferred; the setting of one thing before another; precedence; higher estimation; predilection; choice; also, the power or opportunity of choosing; as, to give him his preference.
 noun (n.) That which is preferred; the object of choice or superior favor; as, which is your preference?

recurrencenoun (n.) Alt. of Recurrency

referencenoun (n.) The act of referring, or the state of being referred; as, reference to a chart for guidance.
 noun (n.) That which refers to something; a specific direction of the attention; as, a reference in a text-book.
 noun (n.) Relation; regard; respect.
 noun (n.) One who, or that which, is referred to.
 noun (n.) One of whom inquires can be made as to the integrity, capacity, and the like, of another.
 noun (n.) A work, or a passage in a work, to which one is referred.
 noun (n.) The act of submitting a matter in dispute to the judgment of one or more persons for decision.
 noun (n.) The process of sending any matter, for inquiry in a cause, to a master or other officer, in order that he may ascertain facts and report to the court.
 noun (n.) Appeal.

reverencenoun (n.) Profound respect and esteem mingled with fear and affection, as for a holy being or place; the disposition to revere; veneration.
 noun (n.) The act of revering; a token of respect or veneration; an obeisance.
 noun (n.) That which deserves or exacts manifestations of reverence; reverend character; dignity; state.
 noun (n.) A person entitled to be revered; -- a title applied to priests or other ministers with the pronouns his or your; sometimes poetically to a father.
 verb (v. t.) To regard or treat with reverence; to regard with respect and affection mingled with fear; to venerate.

semi circumferencenoun (n.) Half of a circumference.

transcurrencenoun (n.) A roving hither and thither.

transferencenoun (n.) The act of transferring; conveyance; passage; transfer.

transferrencenoun (n.) See Transference.

transparencenoun (n.) The quality or state of being transparent; transparency.

unreverencenoun (n.) Absence or lack of reverence; irreverence.

warencenoun (n.) Madder.

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

abscondencenoun (n.) Fugitive concealment; secret retirement; hiding.

absencenoun (n.) A state of being absent or withdrawn from a place or from companionship; -- opposed to presence.
 noun (n.) Want; destitution; withdrawal.
 noun (n.) Inattention to things present; abstraction (of mind); as, absence of mind.

absistencenoun (n.) A standing aloof.

abstinencenoun (n.) The act or practice of abstaining; voluntary forbearance of any action, especially the refraining from an indulgence of appetite, or from customary gratifications of animal or sensual propensities. Specifically, the practice of abstaining from intoxicating beverages, -- called also total abstinence.
 noun (n.) The practice of self-denial by depriving one's self of certain kinds of food or drink, especially of meat.

accedencenoun (n.) The act of acceding.

accidencenoun (n.) The accidents, of inflections of words; the rudiments of grammar.
 noun (n.) The rudiments of any subject.

accrescencenoun (n.) Continuous growth; an accretion.

acescencenoun (n.) Alt. of Acescency

acquiescencenoun (n.) A silent or passive assent or submission, or a submission with apparent content; -- distinguished from avowed consent on the one hand, and on the other, from opposition or open discontent; quiet satisfaction.
 noun (n.) Submission to an injury by the party injured.
 noun (n.) Tacit concurrence in the action of another.

acturiencenoun (n.) Tendency or impulse to act.

adolescencenoun (n.) The state of growing up from childhood to manhood or womanhood; youth, or the period of life between puberty and maturity, generally considered to be, in the male sex, from fourteen to twenty-one. Sometimes used with reference to the lower animals.

affluencenoun (n.) A flowing to or towards; a concourse; an influx.
 noun (n.) An abundant supply, as of thought, words, feelings, etc.; profusion; also, abundance of property; wealth.

albescencenoun (n.) The act of becoming white; whitishness.

alkalescencenoun (n.) Alt. of Alkalescency

altiloquencenoun (n.) Lofty speech; pompous language.

antecedencenoun (n.) The act or state of going before in time; precedence.
 noun (n.) An apparent motion of a planet toward the west; retrogradation.

appendencenoun (n.) Alt. of Appendency

appertinencenoun (n.) See Appurtenance.

appetencenoun (n.) A longing; a desire; especially an ardent desire; appetite; appetency.

arborescencenoun (n.) The state of being arborescent; the resemblance to a tree in minerals, or crystallizations, or groups of crystals in that form; as, the arborescence produced by precipitating silver.

armipotencenoun (n.) Power in arms.

audienceadjective (a.) The act of hearing; attention to sounds.
 adjective (a.) Admittance to a hearing; a formal interview, esp. with a sovereign or the head of a government, for conference or the transaction of business.
 adjective (a.) An auditory; an assembly of hearers. Also applied by authors to their readers.

beneficencenoun (n.) The practice of doing good; active goodness, kindness, or charity; bounty springing from purity and goodness.

benevolencenoun (n.) The disposition to do good; good will; charitableness; love of mankind, accompanied with a desire to promote their happiness.
 noun (n.) An act of kindness; good done; charity given.
 noun (n.) A species of compulsory contribution or tax, which has sometimes been illegally exacted by arbitrary kings of England, and falsely represented as a gratuity.

blandiloquencenoun (n.) Mild, flattering speech.

breviloquencenoun (n.) A brief and pertinent mode of speaking.

cadencenoun (n.) The act or state of declining or sinking.
 noun (n.) A fall of the voice in reading or speaking, especially at the end of a sentence.
 noun (n.) A rhythmical modulation of the voice or of any sound; as, music of bells in cadence sweet.
 noun (n.) Rhythmical flow of language, in prose or verse.
 noun (n.) See Cadency.
 noun (n.) Harmony and proportion in motions, as of a well-managed horse.
 noun (n.) A uniform time and place in marching.
 noun (n.) The close or fall of a strain; the point of rest, commonly reached by the immediate succession of the tonic to the dominant chord.
 noun (n.) A cadenza, or closing embellishment; a pause before the end of a strain, which the performer may fill with a flight of fancy.
 verb (v. t.) To regulate by musical measure.

calescencenoun (n.) Growing warmth; increasing heat.

calorescencenoun (n.) The conversion of obscure radiant heat into light; the transmutation of rays of heat into others of higher refrangibility.

candescencenoun (n.) See Incandescence.

centrifugencenoun (n.) The property or quality of being centrifugal.

centripetencenoun (n.) Centripetency.

circumfluencenoun (n.) A flowing round on all sides; an inclosing with a fluid.

circumjacencenoun (n.) Condition of being circumjacent, or of bordering on every side.

clemencenoun (n.) Clemency.

coalescencenoun (n.) The act or state of growing together, as similar parts; the act of uniting by natural affinity or attraction; the state of being united; union; concretion.

coexistencenoun (n.) Existence at the same time with another; -- contemporary existence.

cognoscencenoun (n.) Cognizance.

coincidencenoun (n.) The condition of occupying the same place in space; as, the coincidence of circles, surfaces, etc.
 noun (n.) The condition or fact of happening at the same time; as, the coincidence of the deaths of John Adams and Thomas Jefferson.
 noun (n.) Exact correspondence in nature, character, result, circumstances, etc.; concurrence; agreement.

competencenoun (n.) Alt. of Competency

complacencenoun (n.) Alt. of Complacency

concrescencenoun (n.) Coalescence of particles; growth; increase by the addition of particles.

concupiscencenoun (n.) Sexual lust; morbid carnal passion.

condescendencenoun (n.) Alt. of Condescendency

condolencenoun (n.) Expression of sympathy with another in sorrow or grief.

confidencenoun (n.) The act of confiding, trusting, or putting faith in; trust; reliance; belief; -- formerly followed by of, now commonly by in.
 noun (n.) That in which faith is put or reliance had.
 noun (n.) The state of mind characterized by one's reliance on himself, or his circumstances; a feeling of self-sufficiency; such assurance as leads to a feeling of security; self-reliance; -- often with self prefixed.
 noun (n.) Private conversation; (pl.) secrets shared; as, there were confidences between them.
 noun (n.) Trustful; without fear or suspicion; frank; unreserved.
 noun (n.) Having self-reliance; bold; undaunted.
 noun (n.) Having an excess of assurance; bold to a fault; dogmatical; impudent; presumptuous.
 noun (n.) Giving occasion for confidence.

confluencenoun (n.) The act of flowing together; the meeting or junction of two or more streams; the place of meeting.
 noun (n.) Any running together of separate streams or currents; the act of meeting and crowding in a place; hence, a crowd; a concourse; an assemblage.

congruencenoun (n.) Suitableness of one thing to another; agreement; consistency.

connascencenoun (n.) Alt. of Connascency

consciencenoun (n.) Knowledge of one's own thoughts or actions; consciousness.
 noun (n.) The faculty, power, or inward principle which decides as to the character of one's own actions, purposes, and affections, warning against and condemning that which is wrong, and approving and prompting to that which is right; the moral faculty passing judgment on one's self; the moral sense.
 noun (n.) The estimate or determination of conscience; conviction or right or duty.
 noun (n.) Tenderness of feeling; pity.

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

abaisancenoun (n.) Obeisance.

abearancenoun (n.) Behavior.

aberrancenoun (n.) Alt. of Aberrancy

abeyancenoun (n.) Expectancy; condition of being undetermined.
 noun (n.) Suspension; temporary suppression.

abidancenoun (n.) The state of abiding; abode; continuance; compliance (with).

abodancenoun (n.) An omen; a portending.

abundancenoun (n.) An overflowing fullness; ample sufficiency; great plenty; profusion; copious supply; superfluity; wealth: -- strictly applicable to quantity only, but sometimes used of number.

acceptancenoun (n.) The act of accepting; a receiving what is offered, with approbation, satisfaction, or acquiescence; esp., favorable reception; approval; as, the acceptance of a gift, office, doctrine, etc.
 noun (n.) State of being accepted; acceptableness.
 noun (n.) An assent and engagement by the person on whom a bill of exchange is drawn, to pay it when due according to the terms of the acceptance.
 noun (n.) The bill itself when accepted.
 noun (n.) An agreeing to terms or proposals by which a bargain is concluded and the parties are bound; the reception or taking of a thing bought as that for which it was bought, or as that agreed to be delivered, or the taking possession as owner.
 noun (n.) An agreeing to the action of another, by some act which binds the person in law.
 noun (n.) Meaning; acceptation.

accordancenoun (n.) Agreement; harmony; conformity.

accustomancenoun (n.) Custom; habitual use.

achievancenoun (n.) Achievement.

acquaintancenoun (n.) A state of being acquainted, or of having intimate, or more than slight or superficial, knowledge; personal knowledge gained by intercourse short of that of friendship or intimacy; as, I know the man; but have no acquaintance with him.
 noun (n.) A person or persons with whom one is acquainted.

acquittancenoun (n.) The clearing off of debt or obligation; a release or discharge from debt or other liability.
 noun (n.) A writing which is evidence of a discharge; a receipt in full, which bars a further demand.
 verb (v. t.) To acquit.

acustumauncenoun (n.) See Accustomance.

admirancenoun (n.) Admiration.

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

Rhyming Words According to First 6 Letters (torenc) - Words That Begins with torenc:

Rhyming Words According to First 5 Letters (toren) - Words That Begins with toren:

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

torenoun (n.) The dead grass that remains on mowing land in winter and spring.
 noun (n.) Same as Torus.
 noun (n.) The surface described by the circumference of a circle revolving about a straight line in its own plane.
 noun (n.) The solid inclosed by such a surface; -- sometimes called an anchor ring.
  (imp.) of Tear
  () imp. of Tear.

toreadornoun (n.) A bullfighter.

toretnoun (n.) A Turret.
 noun (n.) A ring for fastening a hawk's leash to the jesses; also, a ring affixed to the collar of a dog, etc.

toreumatographynoun (n.) A description of sculpture such as bas-relief in metal.

toreumatologynoun (n.) The art or the description of scupture such as bas-relief in metal; toreumatography.

toreuticadjective (a.) In relief; pertaining to sculpture in relief, especially of metal; also, pertaining to chasing such as surface ornamentation in metal.

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

tornoun (n.) A tower; a turret.
 noun (n.) High-pointed hill; a rocky pinnacle.

torbernitenoun (n.) A mineral occurring in emerald-green tabular crystals having a micaceous structure. It is a hydrous phosphate of uranium and copper. Called also copper uranite, and chalcolite.

torcnoun (n.) Same as Torque, 1.

torchnoun (n.) A light or luminary formed of some combustible substance, as of resinous wood; a large candle or flambeau, or a lamp giving a large, flaring flame.
 noun (n.) A flashlight.

torchbearernoun (n.) One whose office it is to carry a torch.

torchernoun (n.) One who gives light with a torch, or as if with a torch.

torchlightnoun (n.) The light of a torch, or of torches. Also adjectively; as, a torchlight procession.

torchwoodnoun (n.) The inflammable wood of certain trees (Amyris balsamifera, A. Floridana, etc.); also, the trees themselves.

torchwortnoun (n.) The common mullein, the stalks of which, dipped in suet, anciently served for torches. Called also torch, and hig-taper.

torgochnoun (n.) The saibling.

toriltonoun (n.) A species of Turnix (Turnix sylvatica) native of Spain and Northen Africa.

torinesenoun (n. sing. & pl.) A native or inhabitant of Turin; collectively, the people of Turin.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Turin.

tormentnoun (n.) An engine for casting stones.
 noun (n.) Extreme pain; anguish; torture; the utmost degree of misery, either of body or mind.
 noun (n.) That which gives pain, vexation, or misery.
 verb (v. t.) To put to extreme pain or anguish; to inflict excruciating misery upon, either of body or mind; to torture.
 verb (v. t.) To pain; to distress; to afflict.
 verb (v. t.) To tease; to vex; to harass; as, to be tormented with importunities, or with petty annoyances.
 verb (v. t.) To put into great agitation.

tormentingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Torment
 adjective (a.) Causing torment; as, a tormenting dream.

tormenternoun (n.) One who, or that which, torments; a tormentor.
 noun (n.) An executioner.

tormentfuladjective (a.) Full of torment; causing, or accompainied by, torment; excruciating.

tormentilnoun (n.) A rosaceous herb (Potentilla Tormentilla), the root of which is used as a powerful astringent, and for alleviating gripes, or tormina, in diarrhea.

tormentisenoun (n.) Torture; torment.

tormentornoun (n.) One who, or that which, torments; one who inflicts penal anguish or tortures.
 noun (n.) An implement for reducing a stiff soil, resembling a harrow, but running upon wheels.

tormentressnoun (n.) A woman who torments.

tormentrynoun (n.) Anything producing torment, annoyance, or pain.

torminanoun (n. pl.) acute, colicky pains; gripes.

torminousadjective (a.) Affected with tormina; griping.

tornadonoun (n.) A violent whirling wind; specifically (Meteorol.), a tempest distinguished by a rapid whirling and slow progressive motion, usually accompaned with severe thunder, lightning, and torrents of rain, and commonly of short duration and small breadth; a small cyclone.

tornarianoun (n.) The peculiar free swimming larva of Balanoglossus. See Illust. in Append.

toroseadjective (a.) Cylindrical with alternate swellings and contractions; having the surface covered with rounded prominences.

torositynoun (n.) The quality or state of being torose.

torousadjective (a.) Torose.

torpedinousadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a torpedo; resembling a torpedo; exerting a benumbing influence; stupefying; dull; torpid.

torpedonoun (n.) Any one of numerous species of elasmobranch fishes belonging to Torpedo and allied genera. They are related to the rays, but have the power of giving electrical shocks. Called also crampfish, and numbfish. See Electrical fish, under Electrical.
 noun (n.) An engine or machine for destroying ships by blowing them up.
 noun (n.) A quantity of explosives anchored in a channel, beneath the water, or set adrift in a current, and so arranged that they will be exploded when touched by a vessel, or when an electric circuit is closed by an operator on shore.
 noun (n.) A kind of small submarine boat carrying an explosive charge, and projected from a ship against another ship at a distance, or made self-propelling, and otherwise automatic in its action against a distant ship.
 noun (n.) A kind of shell or cartridge buried in earth, to be exploded by electricity or by stepping on it.
 noun (n.) A kind of detonating cartridge or shell placed on a rail, and exploded when crushed under the locomotive wheels, -- used as an alarm signal.
 noun (n.) An explosive cartridge or shell lowered or dropped into a bored oil well, and there exploded, to clear the well of obstructions or to open communication with a source of supply of oil.
 noun (n.) A kind of firework in the form of a small ball, or pellet, which explodes when thrown upon a hard object.
 noun (n.) An automobile with a torpedo body.
 verb (v. t.) to destroy by, or subject to the action of, a torpedo.

torpentadjective (a.) Having no motion or activity; incapable of motion; benumbed; torpid.

torpescencenoun (n.) The quality or state or being torpescent; torpidness; numbness; stupidity.

torpidadjective (a.) Having lost motion, or the power of exertion and feeling; numb; benumbed; as, a torpid limb.
 adjective (a.) Dull; stupid; sluggish; inactive.
 adjective (a.) An inferior racing boat, or one who rows in such a boat.
 adjective (a.) The Lenten rowing races.

torpiditynoun (n.) Same as Torpidness.

torpidnessnoun (n.) The qualityy or state of being torpid.

torpifyingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Torpify

torpitudenoun (n.) Torpidness.

torpornoun (n.) Loss of motion, or of the motion; a state of inactivity with partial or total insensibility; numbness.
 noun (n.) Dullness; sluggishness; inactivity; as, a torpor of the mental faculties.

torporificadjective (a.) Tending to produce torpor.

torquateadjective (a.) Collared; having a torques, or distinct colored ring around the neck.

torquatedadjective (a.) Having or wearing a torque, or neck chain.

torquenoun (n.) A collar or neck chain, usually twisted, especially as worn by ancient barbaric nations, as the Gauls, Germans, and Britons.
 noun (n.) That which tends to produce torsion; a couple of forces.
 noun (n.) A turning or twisting; tendency to turn, or cause to turn, about an axis.

torquedadjective (a.) Wreathed; twisted.
 adjective (a.) Twisted; bent; -- said of a dolphin haurient, which forms a figure like the letter S.

torquesnoun (n.) A cervical ring of hair or feathers, distinguished by its color or structure; a collar.

torrefactionnoun (n.) The act or process of torrefying, or the state of being torrefied.

torrefyingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Torrefy

torrentnoun (n.) A violent stream, as of water, lava, or the like; a stream suddenly raised and running rapidly, as down a precipice.
 noun (n.) Fig.: A violent or rapid flow; a strong current; a flood; as, a torrent of vices; a torrent of eloquence.
 noun (n.) Rolling or rushing in a rapid stream.

torrentialadjective (a.) Alt. of Torrentine

torrentineadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a torrent; having the character of a torrent; caused by a torrent .

torricellianadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Torricelli, an Italian philosopher and mathematician, who, in 1643, discovered that the rise of a liquid in a tube, as in the barometer, is due to atmospheric pressure. See Barometer.


English Words which starts with 'tor' and ends with 'nce':

English Words which starts with 'to' and ends with 'ce':

tolerancenoun (n.) The power or capacity of enduring; the act of enduring; endurance.
 noun (n.) The endurance of the presence or actions of objectionable persons, or of the expression of offensive opinions; toleration.
 noun (n.) The power possessed or acquired by some persons of bearing doses of medicine which in ordinary cases would prove injurious or fatal.
 noun (n.) Capability of growth in more or less shade.
 noun (n.) Allowed amount of variation from the standard or from exact conformity to the specified dimensions, weight, etc., as in various mechanical operations;
 noun (n.) The amount which coins, either singly or in lots, are legally allowed to vary above or below the standard of weight or fineness.

toppiecenoun (n.) A small wig for the top of the head; a toupee.

totipresencenoun (n.) Omnipresence.