Name Report For First Name ANTON:

ANTON

First name ANTON's origins are Slavic,Spanish and German. ANTON means "priceless" (Slavic) "spanish form of anthony - beyond praise" (Spanish) and "german form of anthony (beyond praise)" in German. You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with ANTON below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of anton.(Brown names are of the same origin (Slavic,Spanish,German) with ANTON and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with ANTON - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming ANTON

FIRST NAMES WHICH INCLUDES ANTON AS A WHOLE:

antonietta txanton stanton antonio antonia antonieta antonina antoneo branton danton antony tanton manton antonie santon

NAMES RHYMING WITH ANTON (According to last letters):

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

benton fenton kenton boynton buinton clinton renton staunton thornton trenton winton wynton swinton quinton linton brinton denton dunton penton brenton quenton

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

afton cihuaton antton alston alton burton carelton hamilton preston ralston remington rexton sexton weston biton euryton triton agoston ashton kerrington stayton wryeton aetheston aiston athelston beaton braxton brayton bretton brighton britton bryceton bryston carleton carlton charleston charlton chayton clayton clifton clyffton crayton creighton criston crofton daxton dayton delton deston duston easton elliston elston eston everton fulaton garton hampton harrington helton houston hsmilton hughston huntington johnston keaton kingston knoton kolton langston layton lifton litton macnaughton marston nachton naughton paiton pallaton

NAMES RHYMING WITH ANTON (According to first letters):

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

antoaneta antoine antoinette antor

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

antaeus antalka antanasia antar antea anteros antfortas anthany anthea anthia anthonie anthony anthor anticlea antigone antilochus antinous antiope antiphates antje antranig antropas antti anttiri

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

an-her ana anaba anabella anabelle anacelia anahid anahita anais anakausuen anakin analee analeigh analena analise anama anamari anamarie anan ananda anant ananya anarosa anassa anastagio anastasia anastasio anastasios anastasius anasuya anasztaizia anasztaz anat anata anate anati anatie anatloe anatol anatola anatoli anatolia anatolie anaxarete anaya anayi anbar anbessa anbidian anca ancaeus ance ancelin ancelina ancenned anchises anci ancil anda andeana andee andena ander andera andere anders anderson andettan andi andie andor andr

NAMES BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH ANTON:

First Names which starts with 'an' and ends with 'on':

andraemon anlon anson anunciacion anyon

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

aahan aaralyn aaron aban abarron abban abbotson abbudin abdalrahman abdiraxman abdul-muhaimin abdul-rahman abedabun abeodan abhainn ablendan abooksigun abran abrecan accalon acennan achan acheron ackerman actaeon acteon acwellen adalson adalwen adalwin adalyn adamnan adamson adan addilynn addisen addison addyson adeben adeen adelynn aden adetoun adin adiran adken adkyn adnan adon adoracion adorjan adriaan adrian adrien adrion adron adwin aedon aekerman aesclin aesctun aescwyn aeshan aeson aethelbeorn aethelisdun aethelstan aethelstun aethretun agamemnon agiefan agravain agrican aguistin agustin agyfen ahearn aheawan ahebban aherin ahern ahreddan ahren ahriman aibhlin aidan aidann aideen aiden aidrian aiekin aiken aikin ailean aileen

English Words Rhyming ANTON

ENGLISH WORDS WHICH INCLUDES ANTON AS A WHOLE:

antonomasianoun (n.) The use of some epithet or the name of some office, dignity, or the like, instead of the proper name of the person; as when his majesty is used for a king, or when, instead of Aristotle, we say, the philosopher; or, conversely, the use of a proper name instead of an appellative, as when a wise man is called a Solomon, or an eminent orator a Cicero.

antonomasticadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or characterized by, antonomasia.

antonomasynoun (n.) Antonomasia.

antonymnoun (n.) A word of opposite meaning; a counterterm; -- used as a correlative of synonym.

cantonnoun (n.) A song or canto
 noun (n.) A small portion; a division; a compartment.
 noun (n.) A small community or clan.
 noun (n.) A small territorial district; esp. one of the twenty-two independent states which form the Swiss federal republic; in France, a subdivision of an arrondissement. See Arrondissement.
 noun (n.) A division of a shield occupying one third part of the chief, usually on the dexter side, formed by a perpendicular line from the top of the shield, meeting a horizontal line from the side.
 verb (v. i.) To divide into small parts or districts; to mark off or separate, as a distinct portion or division.
 verb (v. i.) To allot separate quarters to, as to different parts or divisions of an army or body of troops.

cantoningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Canton

cantonaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a canton or cantons; of the nature of a canton.

cantonedadjective (a.) Having a charge in each of the four corners; -- said of a cross on a shield, and also of the shield itself.
 adjective (a.) Having the angles marked by, or decorated with, projecting moldings or small columns; as, a cantoned pier or pilaster.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Canton

cantonmentnoun (n.) A town or village, or part of a town or village, assigned to a body of troops for quarters; temporary shelter or place of rest for an army; quarters.

pantonnoun (n.) A horseshoe to correct a narrow, hoofbound heel.

santonnoun (n.) A Turkish saint; a kind of dervish, regarded by the people as a saint: also, a hermit.

santonatenoun (n.) A salt of santonic acid.

santonicadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, an acid (distinct from santoninic acid) obtained from santonin as a white crystalline substance.

santoninnoun (n.) A white crystalline substance having a bitter taste, extracted from the buds of levant wormseed and used as an anthelmintic. It occassions a peculiar temporary color blindness, causing objects to appear as if seen through a yellow glass.

santoninatenoun (n.) A salt of santoninic acid.

santoninicadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to santonin; -- used specifically to designate an acid not known in the free state, but obtained in its salts.

wantonnoun (n.) A roving, frolicsome thing; a trifler; -- used rarely as a term of endearment.
 noun (n.) One brought up without restraint; a pampered pet.
 noun (n.) A lewd person; a lascivious man or woman.
 verb (v. t.) Untrained; undisciplined; unrestrained; hence, loose; free; luxuriant; roving; sportive.
 verb (v. t.) Wandering from moral rectitude; perverse; dissolute.
 verb (v. t.) Specifically: Deviating from the rules of chastity; lewd; lustful; lascivious; libidinous; lecherous.
 verb (v. t.) Reckless; heedless; as, wanton mischief.
 verb (v. i.) To rove and ramble without restraint, rule, or limit; to revel; to play loosely; to frolic.
 verb (v. i.) To sport in lewdness; to play the wanton; to play lasciviously.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to become wanton; also, to waste in wantonness.

wantoningnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Wanton

wantonnessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being wanton; negligence of restraint; sportiveness; recklessness; lasciviousness.

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


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


badmintonnoun (n.) A game, similar to lawn tennis, played with shuttlecocks.
 noun (n.) A preparation of claret, spiced and sweetened.

frontonnoun (n.) Same as Frontal, 2.

montonnoun (n.) A heap of ore; a mass undergoing the process of amalgamation.

pontonnoun (n.) See Pontoon.


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


actonnoun (n.) A stuffed jacket worn under the mail, or (later) a jacket plated with mail.

aketonnoun (n.) See Acton.

astrophytonnoun (n.) A genus of ophiurans having the arms much branched.

asyndetonnoun (n.) A figure which omits the connective; as, I came, I saw, I conquered. It stands opposed to polysyndeton.

barbitonnoun (n.) An ancient Greek instrument resembling a lyre.

bartonnoun (n.) The demesne lands of a manor; also, the manor itself.
 noun (n.) A farmyard.

bastonnoun (n.) A staff or cudgel.
 noun (n.) See Baton.
 noun (n.) An officer bearing a painted staff, who formerly was in attendance upon the king's court to take into custody persons committed by the court.

batonnoun (n.) A staff or truncheon, used for various purposes; as, the baton of a field marshal; the baton of a conductor in musical performances.
 noun (n.) An ordinary with its ends cut off, borne sinister as a mark of bastardy, and containing one fourth in breadth of the bend sinister; -- called also bastard bar. See Bend sinister.

battonnoun (n.) See Batten, and Baton.

betonnoun (n.) The French name for concrete; hence, concrete made after the French fashion.

bostonnoun (n.) A game at cards, played by four persons, with two packs of fifty-two cards each; -- said to be so called from Boston, Massachusetts, and to have been invented by officers of the French army in America during the Revolutionary war.

bretonnoun (n.) A native or inhabitant of Brittany, or Bretagne, in France; also, the ancient language of Brittany; Armorican.
 adjective (a.) Of or relating to Brittany, or Bretagne, in France.

britonnoun (n.) A native of Great Britain.
 adjective (a.) British.

burtonnoun (n.) A peculiar tackle, formed of two or more blocks, or pulleys, the weight being suspended to a hook block in the bight of the running part.

buttonnoun (n.) A knob; a small ball; a small, roundish mass.
 noun (n.) A catch, of various forms and materials, used to fasten together the different parts of dress, by being attached to one part, and passing through a slit, called a buttonhole, in the other; -- used also for ornament.
 noun (n.) A bud; a germ of a plant.
 noun (n.) A piece of wood or metal, usually flat and elongated, turning on a nail or screw, to fasten something, as a door.
 noun (n.) A globule of metal remaining on an assay cupel or in a crucible, after fusion.
 noun (n.) To fasten with a button or buttons; to inclose or make secure with buttons; -- often followed by up.
 noun (n.) To dress or clothe.
 verb (v. i.) To be fastened by a button or buttons; as, the coat will not button.
  () Alt. of evil

cartonnoun (n.) Pasteboard for paper boxes; also, a pasteboard box.

caxtonnoun (n.) Any book printed by William Caxton, the first English printer.

checklatonnoun (n.) Ciclatoun.
 noun (n.) Gilded leather.

chitonnoun (n.) An under garment among the ancient Greeks, nearly representing the modern shirt.
 noun (n.) One of a group of gastropod mollusks, with a shell composed of eight movable dorsal plates. See Polyplacophora.

cottonnoun (n.) A soft, downy substance, resembling fine wool, consisting of the unicellular twisted hairs which grow on the seeds of the cotton plant. Long-staple cotton has a fiber sometimes almost two inches long; short-staple, from two thirds of an inch to an inch and a half.
 noun (n.) The cotton plant. See Cotten plant, below.
 noun (n.) Cloth made of cotton.
 verb (v. i.) To rise with a regular nap, as cloth does.
 verb (v. i.) To go on prosperously; to succeed.
 verb (v. i.) To unite; to agree; to make friends; -- usually followed by with.
 verb (v. i.) To take a liking to; to stick to one as cotton; -- used with to.

crotonnoun (n.) A genus of euphorbiaceous plants belonging to tropical countries.

croutonnoun (n.) Bread cut in various forms, and fried lightly in butter or oil, to garnish hashes, etc.

dermoskeletonnoun (n.) See Exoskeleton.

emplectonnoun (n.) A kind of masonry in which the outer faces of the wall are ashlar, the space between being filled with broken stone and mortar. Cross layers of stone are interlaid as binders.

endoskeletonnoun (n.) The bony, cartilaginous, or other internal framework of an animal, as distinguished from the exoskeleton.

exoskeletonnoun (n.) The hardened parts of the external integument of an animal, including hair, feathers, nails, horns, scales, etc.,as well as the armor of armadillos and many reptiles, and the shells or hardened integument of numerous invertebrates; external skeleton; dermoskeleton.

feuilletonnoun (n.) A part of a French newspaper (usually the bottom of the page), devoted to light literature, criticism, etc.; also, the article or tale itself, thus printed.

gluttonnoun (n.) One who eats voraciously, or to excess; a gormandizer.
 noun (n.) Fig.: One who gluts himself.
 noun (n.) A carnivorous mammal (Gulo luscus), of the family Mustelidae, about the size of a large badger. It was formerly believed to be inordinately voracious, whence the name; the wolverene. It is a native of the northern parts of America, Europe, and Asia.
 adjective (a.) Gluttonous; greedy; gormandizing.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To glut; to eat voraciously.

hacquetonnoun (n.) Same as Acton.

haketonnoun (n.) Same as Acton.

homoioptotonnoun (n.) A figure in which the several parts of a sentence end with the same case, or inflection generally.

hyperbatonnoun (n.) A figurative construction, changing or inverting the natural order of words or clauses; as, "echoed the hills" for "the hills echoed."

indobritonnoun (n.) A person born in India, of mixed Indian and British blood; a half-caste.

jettonnoun (n.) A metal counter used in playing cards.

karyomitonnoun (n.) The reticular network of fine fibers, of which the nucleus of a cell is in part composed; -- in opposition to kytomiton, or the network in the body of the cell.

kingstonnoun (n.) Alt. of Kingstone

kytomitonnoun (n.) See Karyomiton.

kryptonnoun (n.) An inert gaseous element of the argon group, occurring in air to the extent of about one volume in a million. It was discovered by Ramsay and Travers in 1898. Liquefying point, -- 152 C.; symbol, Kr; atomic weight, 83.0.

latonnoun (n.) Alt. of Latoun

megaphytonnoun (n.) An extinct genus of tree ferns with large, two-ranked leaves, or fronds.

melocotonnoun (n.) Alt. of Melocotoon

meltonnoun (n.) A kind of stout woolen cloth with unfinished face and without raised nap. A commoner variety has a cotton warp.

motonnoun (n.) A small plate covering the armpit in armor of the 14th century and later.

muttonnoun (n.) A sheep.
 noun (n.) The flesh of a sheep.
 noun (n.) A loose woman; a prostitute.

mirlitonnoun (n.) A kind of musical toy into which one sings, hums, or speaks, producing a coarse, reedy sound.

neuroskeletonnoun (n.) The deep-seated parts of the vertebrate skeleton which are relation with the nervous axis and locomation.

phaetonnoun (n.) A four-wheeled carriage (with or without a top), open, or having no side pieces, in front of the seat. It is drawn by one or two horses.
 noun (n.) See Phaethon.
 noun (n.) A handsome American butterfly (Euphydryas, / Melitaea, Phaeton). The upper side of the wings is black, with orange-red spots and marginal crescents, and several rows of cream-colored spots; -- called also Baltimore.

phlogistonnoun (n.) The hypothetical principle of fire, or inflammability, regarded by Stahl as a chemical element.

phytonnoun (n.) One of the parts which by their repetition make up a flowering plant, each being a single joint of a stem with its leaf or leaves; a phytomer.

pistonnoun (n.) A sliding piece which either is moved by, or moves against, fluid pressure. It usually consists of a short cylinder fitting within a cylindrical vessel along which it moves, back and forth. It is used in steam engines to receive motion from the steam, and in pumps to transmit motion to a fluid; also for other purposes.

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


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


antoecinoun (n. pl) Alt. of Antoecians

antoeciansnoun (n. pl) Those who live under the same meridian, but on opposite parallels of latitude, north and south of the equator.

antorbitalnoun (n.) The antorbital bone.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to, or situated in, the region of the front of the orbit.

antorgasticadjective (a.) See Antiorgastic.

antozonenoun (n.) A compound formerly supposed to be modification of oxygen, but now known to be hydrogen dioxide; -- so called because apparently antagonistic to ozone, converting it into ordinary oxygen.


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


antnoun (n.) A hymenopterous insect of the Linnaean genus Formica, which is now made a family of several genera; an emmet; a pismire.

antanoun (n.) A species of pier produced by thickening a wall at its termination, treated architecturally as a pilaster, with capital and base.

antacidnoun (n.) A remedy for acidity of the stomach, as an alkali or absorbent.
 adjective (a.) Counteractive of acidity.

antacridadjective (a.) Corrective of acrimony of the humors.

antaeanadjective (a.) Pertaining to Antaeus, a giant athlete slain by Hercules.

antagonismnoun (n.) Opposition of action; counteraction or contrariety of things or principles.

antagonistnoun (n.) One who contends with another, especially in combat; an adversary; an opponent.
 noun (n.) A muscle which acts in opposition to another; as a flexor, which bends a part, is the antagonist of an extensor, which extends it.
 noun (n.) A medicine which opposes the action of another medicine or of a poison when absorbed into the blood or tissues.
 adjective (a.) Antagonistic; opposing; counteracting; as, antagonist schools of philosophy.

antagonisticadjective (a.) Alt. of Antagonistical

antagonisticaladjective (a.) Opposing in combat, combating; contending or acting against; as, antagonistic forces.

antagonozingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Antagonize

antagonynoun (n.) Contest; opposition; antagonism.

antalgicnoun (n.) A medicine to alleviate pain; an anodyne.
 adjective (a.) Alleviating pain.

antalkalinoun (n.) Alt. of Antalkaline

antalkalinenoun (n.) Anything that neutralizes, or that counteracts an alkaline tendency in the system.
 adjective (a.) Of power to counteract alkalies.

antambulacraladjective (a.) Away from the ambulacral region.

antanaclasisnoun (n.) A figure which consists in repeating the same word in a different sense; as, Learn some craft when young, that when old you may live without craft.
 noun (n.) A repetition of words beginning a sentence, after a long parenthesis; as, Shall that heart (which not only feels them, but which has all motions of life placed in them), shall that heart, etc.

antanagogenoun (n.) A figure which consists in answering the charge of an adversary, by a counter charge.

antaphrodisiacnoun (n.) Anything that quells the venereal appetite.
 adjective (a.) Capable of blunting the venereal appetite.

antaphroditicnoun (n.) An antaphroditic medicine.
 adjective (a.) Antaphrodisiac.
 adjective (a.) Antisyphilitic.

antapoplecticnoun (n.) A medicine used against apoplexy.
 adjective (a.) Good against apoplexy.

antarchismnoun (n.) Opposition to government in general.

antarchistnoun (n.) One who opposes all government.

antarchisticadjective (a.) Alt. of Antarchistical

antarchisticaladjective (a.) Opposed to all human government.

antarcticadjective (a.) Opposite to the northern or arctic pole; relating to the southern pole or to the region near it, and applied especially to a circle, distant from the pole 23 28/. Thus we say the antarctic pole, circle, ocean, region, current, etc.

antaresnoun (n.) The principal star in Scorpio: -- called also the Scorpion's Heart.

antarthriticnoun (n.) A remedy against gout.
 adjective (a.) Counteracting or alleviating gout.

antasthmaticnoun (n.) A remedy for asthma.
 adjective (a.) Opposing, or fitted to relieve, asthma.

antenoun (n.) Each player's stake, which is put into the pool before (ante) the game begins.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To put up (an ante).

anteactnoun (n.) A preceding act.

antealadjective (a.) Being before, or in front.

antecedaneousadjective (a.) Antecedent; preceding in time.

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

antecedencynoun (n.) The state or condition of being antecedent; priority.

antecedentnoun (n.) That which goes before in time; that which precedes.
 noun (n.) One who precedes or goes in front.
 noun (n.) The earlier events of one's life; previous principles, conduct, course, history.
 noun (n.) The noun to which a relative refers; as, in the sentence "Solomon was the prince who built the temple," prince is the antecedent of who.
 noun (n.) The first or conditional part of a hypothetical proposition; as, If the earth is fixed, the sun must move.
 noun (n.) The first of the two propositions which constitute an enthymeme or contracted syllogism; as, Every man is mortal; therefore the king must die.
 noun (n.) The first of the two terms of a ratio; the first or third of the four terms of a proportion. In the ratio a:b, a is the antecedent, and b the consequent.
 adjective (a.) Going before in time; prior; anterior; preceding; as, an event antecedent to the Deluge; an antecedent cause.
 adjective (a.) Presumptive; as, an antecedent improbability.

antecessornoun (n.) One who goes before; a predecessor.
 noun (n.) An ancestor; a progenitor.

antechambernoun (n.) A chamber or apartment before the chief apartment and leading into it, in which persons wait for audience; an outer chamber. See Lobby.
 noun (n.) A space viewed as the outer chamber or the entrance to an interior part.

antechapelnoun (n.) The outer part of the west end of a collegiate or other chapel.

anteciansnoun (n. pl.) See Ant/cians.

antecommunionnoun (n.) A name given to that part of the Anglican liturgy for the communion, which precedes the consecration of the elements.

antecursornoun (n.) A forerunner; a precursor.

antedatenoun (n.) Prior date; a date antecedent to another which is the actual date.
 noun (n.) Anticipation.
 verb (v. t.) To date before the true time; to assign to an earlier date; thus, to antedate a deed or a bond is to give it a date anterior to the true time of its execution.
 verb (v. t.) To precede in time.
 verb (v. t.) To anticipate; to make before the true time.

antedatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Antedate

antediluvialadjective (a.) Before the flood, or Deluge, in Noah's time.

antediluviannoun (n.) One who lived before the Deluge.
 adjective (a.) Of or relating to the period before the Deluge in Noah's time; hence, antiquated; as, an antediluvian vehicle.

antefactnoun (n.) Something done before another act.

antefixnoun (n.) An ornament fixed upon a frieze.
 noun (n.) An ornament at the eaves, concealing the ends of the joint tiles of the roof.
 noun (n.) An ornament of the cymatium of a classic cornice, sometimes pierced for the escape of water.

anteflexionnoun (n.) A displacement forward of an organ, esp. the uterus, in such manner that its axis is bent upon itself.

antelopenoun (n.) One of a group of ruminant quadrupeds, intermediate between the deer and the goat. The horns are usually annulated, or ringed. There are many species in Africa and Asia.

antelucanadjective (a.) Held or being before light; -- a word applied to assemblies of Christians, in ancient times of persecution, held before light in the morning.

ENGLISH WORDS BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH ANTON:

English Words which starts with 'an' and ends with 'on':

anacoluthonnoun (n.) A want of grammatical sequence or coherence in a sentence; an instance of a change of construction in a sentence so that the latter part does not syntactically correspond with the first part.

anaesthetizationnoun (n.) The process of anaesthetizing; also, the condition of the nervous system induced by anaesthetics.

analogonnoun (n.) Analogue.

analyzationnoun (n.) The act of analyzing, or separating into constituent parts; analysis.

anathematizationnoun (n.) The act of anathematizing, or denouncing as accursed; imprecation.

anatomizationnoun (n.) The act of anatomizing.

anatronnoun (n.) Native carbonate of soda; natron.
 noun (n.) Glass gall or sandiver.
 noun (n.) Saltpeter.

anconnoun (n.) The olecranon, or the elbow.
 noun (n.) Alt. of Ancone

andironnoun (n.) A utensil for supporting wood when burning in a fireplace, one being placed on each side; a firedog; as, a pair of andirons.

andronnoun (n.) The apartment appropriated for the males. This was in the lower part of the house.

angariationnoun (n.) Exaction of forced service; compulsion.

anglicizationnoun (n.) The act of anglicizing, or making English in character.

angulationnoun (n.) A making angular; angular formation.

angustationnoun (n.) The act of making narrow; a straitening or contacting.

anhelationnoun (n.) Short and rapid breathing; a panting; asthma.

animadversionnoun (n.) The act or power of perceiving or taking notice; direct or simple perception.
 noun (n.) Monition; warning.
 noun (n.) Remarks by way of criticism and usually of censure; adverse criticism; reproof; blame.
 noun (n.) Judicial cognizance of an offense; chastisement; punishment.

animalizationnoun (n.) The act of animalizing; the giving of animal life, or endowing with animal properties.
 noun (n.) Conversion into animal matter by the process of assimilation.

animationnoun (n.) The act of animating, or giving life or spirit; the state of being animate or alive.
 noun (n.) The state of being lively, brisk, or full of spirit and vigor; vivacity; spiritedness; as, he recited the story with great animation.

anionnoun (n.) An electro-negative element, or the element which, in electro-chemical decompositions, is evolved at the anode; -- opposed to cation.

annexionnoun (n.) Annexation.

annihilationnoun (n.) The act of reducing to nothing, or nonexistence; or the act of destroying the form or combination of parts under which a thing exists, so that the name can no longer be applied to it; as, the annihilation of a corporation.
 noun (n.) The state of being annihilated.

annominationnoun (n.) Paronomasia; punning.
 noun (n.) Alliteration.

annotationnoun (n.) A note, added by way of comment, or explanation; -- usually in the plural; as, annotations on ancient authors, or on a word or a passage.

annulationnoun (n.) A circular or ringlike formation; a ring or belt.

annumerationnoun (n.) Addition to a former number.

annunciationnoun (n.) The act of announcing; announcement; proclamation; as, the annunciation of peace.
 noun (n.) The announcement of the incarnation, made by the angel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary.
 noun (n.) The festival celebrated (March 25th) by the Church of England, of Rome, etc., in memory of the angel's announcement, on that day; Lady Day.

anodonnoun (n.) A genus of fresh-water bivalves, having no teeth at the hinge.

antepositionnoun (n.) The placing of a before another, which, by ordinary rules, ought to follow it.

anteversionnoun (n.) A displacement of an organ, esp. of the uterus, in such manner that its whole axis is directed further forward than usual.

anthelionnoun (n.) A halo opposite the sun, consisting of a colored ring or rings around the shadow of the spectator's own head, as projected on a cloud or on an opposite fog bank.

antiattritionnoun (n.) Anything to prevent the effects of friction, esp. a compound lubricant for machinery, etc., often consisting of plumbago, with some greasy material; antifriction grease.

antichthonnoun (n.) A hypothetical earth counter to ours, or on the opposite side of the sun.
 noun (n.) Inhabitants of opposite hemispheres.

anticipationnoun (n.) The act of anticipating, taking up, placing, or considering something beforehand, or before the proper time in natural order.
 noun (n.) Previous view or impression of what is to happen; instinctive prevision; foretaste; antepast; as, the anticipation of the joys of heaven.
 noun (n.) Hasty notion; intuitive preconception.
 noun (n.) The commencing of one or more tones of a chord with or during the chord preceding, forming a momentary discord.

antifrictionnoun (n.) Something to lessen friction; antiattrition.
 adjective (a.) Tending to lessen friction.

antilibrationnoun (n.) A balancing; equipoise.

antimasonnoun (n.) One opposed to Freemasonry.

antiphonnoun (n.) A musical response; alternate singing or chanting. See Antiphony, and Antiphone.
 noun (n.) A verse said before and after the psalms.

antiquationnoun (n.) The act of making antiquated, or the state of being antiquated.

antistrophonnoun (n.) An argument retorted on an opponent.

antivaccinationnoun (n.) Opposition to vaccination.

antivivisectionnoun (n.) Opposition to vivisection.

antrustionnoun (n.) A vassal or voluntary follower of Frankish princes in their enterprises

andropogonnoun (n.) A very large and important genus of grasses, found in nearly all parts of the world. It includes the lemon grass of Ceylon and the beard grass, or broom sedge, of the United States. The principal subgenus is Sorghum, including A. sorghum and A. halepensis, from which have been derived the Chinese sugar cane, the Johnson grass, the Aleppo grass, the broom corn, and the durra, or Indian millet. Several East Indian species, as A. nardus and A. schoenanthus, yield fragrant oils, used in perfumery.

antimonsoonnoun (n.) The upper, contrary-moving current of the atmosphere over a monsoon.