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Rhymes Here is a list of the words that rhyme with the word deactivate.This is ordered by best match. Changing color means the start of the next best set of words.
3 syllable words
4 syllable words
Near RhymesHere is a list of the words that nearly rhyme with the word deactivate.
3 syllable words

acclimate

actively

aggravate

castigate

liquidate

vaccinate

gravitate

latinate

litigate

salivate

antiquate

implicate

instigate

actuate

activist

excavate

vitiate

abdicate

abrogate

advocate

distillate

intimate

masturbate

candidate

guesstimate

aggregate

cultivate

fabricate

activists

allocate

animate

automate

detonate

extricate

fascinate

innovate

irritate

laminate

militate

mithridate

mitigate

motivate

navigate

percolate

recreate

syncopate

titanate

titillate

vacillate

validate

mediate

violate

constipate

extirpate

illustrate

incarnate

integrate

deviate

inculcate

culminate

saturate

calibrate

dichromate

estimate

expiate

laxative

lubricate

perchlorate

profligate

rectifies

reinstate

simulate

stimulate

stipulate

ventilate

vertebrate

exculpate

infiltrate

orchestrate

explicate

fluctuate

elevate

levitate

isolate

medicate

established

mutilate

octopi

procreate

rectify

relocate

renovate

ruminate

variegate

annotate

aspirate

acetate

arrogate

incubate

interstate

menstruate

punctuate

agitate

lacerate

urinate

cogitate

decorate

surrogate

adulate

flagellate

graduate

angulate

magistrate

apostate

copulate

face-to-face

potentate

dictaphone

emulate

adequate

alienate

alternate

circulate

desecrate

fixative

populate

mystifies

palpitate

penetrate

perpetrate

overstate

regulate

tabulate

speculate

welterweight

contemplate

concentrate

demonstrate

legislate

calculate

consecrate

correlate

delegate

understate

causative

corrugate

chlorinate

crenelate

dedicate

desiccate

arbitrate

formulate

decimate

desolate

dominate

fumigate

germinate

hibernate

amputate

vestibule

emanate

geminate

marinate

hesitate

meditate

ambulate

mystify

negative

nominate

october

oscillate

paperweight

juxtapose

pollinate

positive

predicate

propagate

relegate

suffocate

terminate

establish

educate

vegetate

fugitive

strangulate

vestibules

carbonate

basketballs

consummate

denigrate

celebrate

deprecate

emigrate

venerate

designate

federate

devastate

duplicate

festival

separate

replicate

liberate

obligate

generate

promulgate

wastebasket

justifies

fulminate

justified

segregate

testifies

conjugate

postulate

situate

subjugate

undulate

appellate

bifurcate

imitate

justify

irrigate

basketball

heavyweight

festivals

dissipate

immolate

complicate

rightfully

silicate

condensate

obfuscate

confiscate

testify

compensate

pocketbooks

agitprop

congregate

hundredweight

pocketful

foliate

immigrate

pocketbook

underrate

reprobate

perforate

permeate

inundate

syndicate

vindicate

operate

dislocate

moderate

nauseate

radiate

indicate

insulate

tolerate

dehydrate

elongate

modulate

vegetable

wastebaskets

glaciate

overrate

obviate

overweight

vegetables

impregnate

deceitful

postponement

postponements

4 syllable words

activator

activated

activity

evacuate

activating

italianate

anticipate

equivocate

invalidate

activities

depopulate

emancipate

electroplate

indoctrinate

ejaculate

coagulate

resuscitate

miscalculate

decapitate

eradicate

activation

accelerate

discriminate

effectuate

incriminate

intoxicate

investigate

procrastinate

retaliate

activism

agglutinate

amalgamate

asphyxiate

concatenate

domesticate

intimidate

recriminate

reiterate

assassinate

dilapidate

incinerate

authenticate

accommodate

coordinate

exhilarate

repudiate

accentuate

infatuate

deliberate

exaggerate

emasculate

approximate

delineate

extenuate

remediate

exterminate

adjudicate

refrigerate

elaborate

recuperate

invertebrate

prognosticate

exacerbate

consolidate

contaminate

inadequate

incarcerate

exasperate

incorporate

insinuate

interrogate

participate

subordinate

pontificate

initiate

administrate

oxygenate

interpolate

articulate

attenuate

negatively

adulterate

obliterate

positively

rectifiers

matriculate

premeditate

precipitate

eliminate

determinate

festivity

extortionate

festivities

annihilate

commiserate

exfoliate

collaborate

excoriate

eviscerate

inoculate

alleviate

establishment

cross-pollinate

rectifier

establishes

substantiate

affiliate

reciprocate

vociferate

reintegrate

humiliate

proliferate

regenerate

originate

officiate

reestablish

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abbreviate

disintegrate

assimilate

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capitulate

appreciate

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equitable

equitably

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manipulate

opinionate

recidivist

reverberate

sophisticate

hydrogenate

establishments

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ameliorate

evaluate

hallucinate

cooperate

necessitate

prevaricate

accumulate

expatriate

recidivists

rejuvenate

perpetuate

vestibular

commemorate

decelerate

dissociate

enumerate

irradiate

misadventure

degenerate

emaciate

juxtaposes

acidifies

denominate

enunciate

agglomerate

confederate

disseminate

elucidate

exonerate

inaugurate

inebriate

predominate

remunerate

repatriate

regurgitate

misadventures

desegregate

excitable

impersonate

infuriate

inseminate

acidify

associate

ingratiate

carbohydrate

negotiate

appropriate

negotiable

6 syllable words

Words that rhyme with the word deactivate

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Enter your "starter" word in the FIND RHYMES input box, and click search. It's really that simple! We separate perfect rhymes (near the top) from the imperfect rhymes (toward the bottom). In your rhyming results, colors descend based on the best rhyme. Once the color changes, you will notice the results reset back into alphabetical order. Click on any of the results for the word's definition, part of speech, use in Scrabble, and more. Please note that many of our results are proper nound or slang. While we may not store definitions for all of these words, we can direct you to the Google results for that word.


Perfect Rhymes

Perfect rhymes are just what they sound like. No pun intended! Think of perfect rhymes as words which definitively rhyme. Words that most people would not question. Here are some examples:

  • Cat and Hat
  • Head and Red
  • Egg and Beg
  • Soap and Hope
  • True and Blue

Imperfect Rhymes

Near rhymes, otherwise known as imperfect rhymes, are words that sound the same but are not perfect rhymes. Having trouble deciding if a word is a perfect or imperfect rhyme? Here are some examples:

  • Cat and Bad
  • Head and Mud
  • Egg and Peck
  • Soap and Chap
  • True and Cure

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When creating lyrics, there are five types of rhymes to choose from.

  • End rhymes: rhyming of the final word of a line
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  • Eye rhymes: look like they rhyme but sound different

Different Types of Rhymes
  • Mascline rhymes: have a stressed syllable
  • Feminine rhymes: have a stressless syllable.

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  • Bulb
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  • Husband
  • Walrus
  • Orange

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