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

decline

recline

building

duckling

whistling

sibling

buckling

suckling

tilting

kipling

stripling

inkling

sprinkling

heckling

quilting

weakling

fixing

gilding

whitling

billing

chilling

cleaning

dilling

dining

drilling

filling

fining

ginning

greening

hilling

inning

kicking

killing

leaning

licking

lining

meaning

milling

mining

picking

pining

quilling

schilling

screening

shilling

shining

signing

skilling

spinning

sticking

thrilling

ticking

tricking

trilling

twining

willing

winning

springing

stinging

ringing

wringing

singing

ducklings

kindling

belting

crackling

evening

fielding

pelting

cuddling

finding

blinding

pimping

binding

piercing

listing

printing

coupling

scrimping

shifting

shuffling

smelting

twisting

seedling

shelving

yielding

glinting

grinding

helping

melting

wielding

wincing

winding

lightning

lifting

mincing

minding

squinting

tackling

wrestling

awning

beading

beaming

beating

belling

bidding

biding

biting

bleeding

bleeping

breeding

briefing

brimming

browning

bucking

bulging

caning

ceiling

chipping

clearing

climbing

clipping

clowning

clucking

cooking

creaking

creeping

cribbing

culling

cunning

cyclones

dawning

dealing

dicing

digging

dipping

diving

draining

drinking

dripping

driving

ducking

dwelling

earring

easing

eating

eking

feeding

feeling

fehling

feigning

fighting

filing

firing

fitting

fledgling

fleeting

flitting

freaking

freezing

fucking

gearing

giving

greeting

grieving

gunning

healing

hearing

heating

heaving

hiding

hissing

hitting

icing

jeering

keeling

keeping

kenning

knitting

leading

leaking

leaping

leasing

lighting

liking

living

looking

meeting

missing

nipping

panning

peaking

piling

pinching

piping

pleading

pleasing

priming

reading

ribbing

riding

rigging

rising

running

scheming

screaming

seating

seeling

seeming

seizing

shearing

sheeting

shelling

shipping

shrinking

siding

sighting

sinking

sitting

sizing

skimming

sleeping

sliding

slighting

slitting

smelling

sneaking

sneezing

sniffing

speaking

spelling

squeezing

stealing

steering

stinking

straining

streaming

striking

stripping

striving

stunning

sucking

sweeping

sweeting

swelling

swimming

tanning

teaming

teeming

telling

thinking

tiding

tipping

training

trimming

tripping

trucking

veering

viking

waning

weaving

weeding

weeping

wellspring

wheeling

whipping

whiting

wiring

wrecking

writing

yelling

flying

peeing

sparkling

frying

switching

wishing

witching

tempting

lying

buying

longing

teaching

teething

tithing

muslin

breathing

hanging

nestling

breeching

clanging

stitching

pitching

banging

prying

sighing

dumpling

dyeing

dying

crying

trying

bitching

westling

drying

tying

vying

bleaching

cyclone

declaim

dishing

being

fishing

preaching

sheathing

seeing

bending

ending

chanting

holding

hunting

resting

vaulting

vesting

horning

hounding

scolding

malting

acting

lumping

rounding

taunting

salting

disclaims

sapling

scalping

bunting

testing

landing

carling

rifling

banding

blending

bolting

bonding

bouncing

bounding

boxing

breasting

cresting

dancing

darling

fainting

faulting

fencing

founding

funding

glancing

coaxing

folding

golding

daunting

golfing

mourning

grappling

grounding

jumping

lending

molting

morning

moulding

mounting

painting

panting

pending

planting

pointing

slanting

sounding

pouncing

pounding

pumping

shunting

snarling

sparling

spending

standing

starling

straddling

thrusting

thumping

trifling

trusting

wanting

warling

warning

wilding

launching

lunching

offspring

something

hamstring

acclaims

baselines

earthling

branching

disclaim

aching

ailing

backing

baiting

baking

bedding

blaring

blocking

boiling

bolling

boning

bowling

bracing

airing

bearing

blazing

blessing

braiding

braving

brawling

breaking

broiling

broking

budding

burning

butting

calling

casing

caulking

chafing

chasing

choking

churning

cloaking

clocking

cocking

coiling

colling

coming

cooling

cracking

craving

crooning

curing

docking

drugging

curling

cutting

daring

derring

dressing

drumming

dubbing

dueling

during

earning

erring

facing

fading

failing

falling

flaming

flaring

fleming

flooding

foiling

footing

framing

galling

gaming

getting

glaring

glazing

grading

grating

grayling

grazing

heading

herring

holing

hugging

humming

hurling

jetting

jailing

jerking

joking

jutting

knocking

lading

learning

legging

loaning

mailing

making

mocking

mooring

lemming

loving

mugging

netting

nutting

pacing

pairing

paring

paving

pegging

petting

packing

phasing

phrasing

plating

plugging

plumbing

poking

poling

polling

pooling

pressing

prowling

pruning

pudding

puffing

putting

rolling

ruling

raking

raving

sacking

sailing

saving

scaling

schooling

shredding

slating

sledding

smacking

smoking

shocking

quaking

racking

raising

rocking

railing

racing

rubbing

shedding

scraping

setting

shading

shaving

soaking

sparing

sperling

spurling

stacking

stalling

stating

staving

sterling

stocking

stroking

strutting

stuffing

swearing

sweating

swooning

tacking

tailing

taking

talking

tooling

tracing

trading

trailing

tuning

turning

veiling

voiding

wading

waiting

waking

walking

walling

wearing

webbing

wedding

whacking

whaling

whirling

working

yearling

yearning

exclaims

foundling

handling

rambling

shoestring

groundling

brushing

edging

etching

raging

reclaim

touching

acclaim

aging

baseline

bathing

beijing

blushing

crushing

fetching

flushing

gushing

islam

judging

maslin

muslim

nothing

paging

plaything

pushing

staging

stretching

saying

drawing

weighing

angling

mowing

swaying

paying

praying

playing

lawing

exclaim

fraying

laying

arming

asking

basting

blasting

boarding

boasting

camping

carping

carving

casting

charming

coasting

costing

drafting

coursing

farming

forcing

forming

frosting

grafting

grasping

harping

hoarding

hosting

lamping

lasting

marking

parking

parting

morphing

ousting

posting

romping

shafting

sharking

sporting

rafting

roasting

stamping

storming

tamping

tasting

toasting

warming

warping

wasting

starting

banking

franking

highlands

islands

muslims

nanking

planking

spanking

barring

bagging

batting

blooming

boating

booming

booting

boozing

brooding

browsing

bruting

calming

strapping

boring

burping

chirping

chopping

suiting

tossing

whooping

whopping

topping

tubing

voting

wapping

yachting

wording

crossing

damning

doting

fruiting

girding

gloaming

grouping

homing

hopping

housing

hurting

loading

dropping

having

logging

looming

looping

lopping

loring

losing

madding

mapping

matting

moving

musing

muting

nodding

oozing

outing

roaring

roofing

rousing

roving

sagging

scarring

combing

doubting

clogging

closing

clouding

coating

codding

coping

dragging

flagging

floating

flogging

foaming

gassing

flooring

fuming

gadding

grooming

grouting

hogging

jarring

jogging

lagging

lapping

laughing

nagging

napping

nosing

nursing

offing

padding

passing

plodding

popping

pouting

serving

shirting

shooting

shrouding

skirting

shoring

slapping

sloping

slotting

snapping

snoring

soaring

sobbing

sopping

stooping

stopping

stowing

agleam

birthing

catching

clothing

coaching

couching

crashing

dashing

flashing

hatching

highland

island

lashing

latching

loathing

lodging

matching

merging

moslem

patching

purging

scratching

searching

slouching

smoothing

soothing

thrashing

washing

blowing

blueing

bluing

bowing

crowing

doing

brewing

cooing

chewing

flowing

lowing

owing

suing

throwing

screwing

sewing

showing

knowing

going

glowing

growing

stirring

becalm

marching

moslems

arching

farthing

forging

scorching

3 syllable words

expanding

exploring

decliners

backsliding

recliner

complaining

imploring

increasing

inspiring

decliner

aspiring

backbiting

bookkeeping

bullfighting

complying

confiding

degrading

enticing

invading

kidnapping

mistaking

relapsing

succeeding

uprising

abiding

becoming

beginning

deadening

deafening

discerning

highflying

seasoning

threatening

ticketing

undying

leavening

riveting

sweetening

lessening

repeating

ballooning

opining

outlying

pilfering

reasoning

bickering

billowing

bullying

pickering

pitying

astounding

completing

compounding

exhausting

adjoining

cushioning

confounding

disgusting

besieging

machining

dumbfounding

impending

importing

strengthening

rejoicing

enclosing

engraving

enchanting

abounding

according

accusing

admiring

alarming

blackmailing

campaigning

bloodletting

commanding

defusing

conceding

concerning

dampening

darkening

departing

descending

despairing

disarming

endearing

gardening

hardening

imposing

incoming

lactating

misgiving

pronouncing

recording

regarding

resisting

shortening

surprising

trumpeting

typewriting

dissenting

dissolving

downsizing

dressmaking

inserting

pardoning

alerting

alluring

amazing

colouring

conveying

crippling

fastening

galloping

governing

happening

lightening

opening

prevailing

proceeding

piddling

polluting

adoring

befitting

drizzling

besetting

maddening

beholding

locating

emitting

deserving

detailing

middling

engaging

battening

blistering

everything

refreshing

twinkling

agreeing

warehousing

debating

profiling

reversing

scribbling

sizzling

surviving

challenging

imprinting

well-being

whispering

succulent

softening

visiting

bushwhacking

tinkling

seducing

interesting

absorbing

accenting

annoying

anything

arriving

buffeting

coloring

conforming

confusing

cyclamen

dairying

declension

distressing

echoing

enduring

engrossing

excepting

existing

expelling

exulting

fingering

frustrating

glimmering

handwriting

improving

insulting

investing

ironing

jockeying

lingering

mellowing

shimmering

shipbuilding

tinkering

unbending

varying

winnowing

yellowing

amusing

ascending

approving

commuting

comforting

composing

conserving

consuming

withering

dwindling

housekeeping

lamenting

emptying

erecting

housewarming

outpouring

observing

issuing

revolting

upsetting

wesleyan

revolving

outstanding

eavesdropping

declensions

correcting

blustering

blundering

matchmaking

annealing

appalling

appealing

asserting

assuming

bubbling

cackling

centering

concurring

crusading

bustling

cycling

factoring

disclaimers

doubling

ensuing

entering

faltering

meddling

juggling

muscling

freewheeling

leveling

lumbering

opposing

peddling

pervading

reducing

rendering

settling

traversing

undoing

surpassing

surrounding

tempering

thundering

whitening

approaching

converging

dixieland

afflicting

broadcasting

consulting

forecasting

installing

misspelling

hairdressing

dissembling

exacting

reflecting

respecting

unsparing

unyielding

narrowing

maturing

lettering

peppering

stuttering

suffering

surveying

tailoring

toweling

sojourning

soldiering

seagoing

finishing

arranging

assuring

bettering

carousing

covering

diapering

disclaimer

canoeing

dialing

following

excellencies

forthcoming

succulents

crocheting

bumbling

easterling

rumbling

vigilance

butchering

feathering

affecting

vigilant

dissecting

mumbling

oncoming

railroading

trembling

measuring

mothering

nourishing

reclaimer

weathering

connecting

aqualung

bundling

consoling

erupting

foreboding

forwarding

marketing

patrolling

persisting

scaffolding

tumbling

underling

unfailing

unfeeling

unwilling

distracting

bungling

esculent

excellent

conflicting

excellence

excellency

landscaping

assailants

blanketing

marshaling

transporting

layering

arresting

diverting

cradling

baffling

landholding

bottling

channeling

forbidding

forgiving

laundering

ordering

outgoing

paneling

modeling

mottling

ongoing

plastering

pondering

preceding

provoking

quarreling

raveling

tabling

wandering

childbearing

shoplifting

shortcoming

convincing

constricting

perplexing

attracting

enlisting

abducting

assailant

beseeching

churchgoing

conquering

damaging

diverging

polishing

ravishing

vanishing

wrongdoing

battering

caressing

carrying

chattering

copying

doddering

favoring

flattering

flavoring

journeying

laboring

motoring

murmuring

neighboring

neutering

offering

papering

powdering

scattering

shadowing

smattering

soldering

tapering

watering

life-giving

networking

bloodsucking

echelons

gambling

good-looking

outfitting

scrambling

unwitting

counseling

fondling

parceling

sleepwalking

typesetting

puzzlement

asylum

badgering

brainwashing

eglantine

masculine

unflinching

wagering

carjacking

scavenging

highlander

gathering

islander

blossoming

contacting

cowering

echelon

flowering

glowering

harvesting

lawmaking

lowering

painstaking

profiting

promising

souring

tormenting

towering

vomiting

acclimate

hazelnut

highlanders

islanders

conjuring

offsetting

contracting

nerve-racking

languishing

carpeting

unthinking

thanksgiving

hazelnuts

vaseline

resilient

hardworking

heartbreaking

groundbreaking

islamic

icelandic

4 syllable words

enlightening

developing

liberating

discouraging

speechifying

disappointing

enveloping

examining

interlocking

fluctuating

legislating

irritating

delegating

mitigating

appetizing

awakening

underlying

bewildering

petitioning

edifying

separating

disconcerting

executing

energizing

overlying

centralizing

integrating

activating

barbecuing

circulating

disheartening

embarrassing

emphasizing

entertaining

everlasting

interviewing

maximizing

reclamation

unbelieving

underwriting

astonishing

conditioning

disengaging

engineering

inheriting

inhibiting

merchandising

partitioning

undulating

overlapping

magellanic

miscellany

suffocating

occupying

oscillating

never-ending

agonizing

hesitating

bicycling

vacillating

detonating

disappearing

corresponding

encompassing

enterprising

unrelenting

calculating

implicating

agitating

gratifying

operating

hegelian

moderating

notifying

reentering

acclamation

acclimation

advertising

captivating

coexisting

devastating

disapproving

undertaking

unbecoming

dispiriting

palpitating

patronizing

penetrating

notwithstanding

understanding

admonishing

exclamation

distributing

disparaging

overrating

overpowering

fingerprinting

fascinating

unassuming

laminating

disabling

dominating

domineering

annotating

nonrecurring

condescending

complicating

islamabad

overarching

registering

oceangoing

parachuting

pioneering

aggravating

encircling

unremitting

disallowance

excellently

unavailing

overflowing

diagnosing

overcoming

intersecting

overhauling

underpinning

waterproofing

mountaineering

overwhelming

babysitting

obviating

exclamations

fireproofing

overruling

persevering

encouraging

mausoleum

sicilian

denigrating

agglomerate

distinguishing

overbearing

resiliency

Words that rhyme with the word declining

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  • 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.

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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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  • Month
  • Silver
  • Bulb
  • Wolf
  • Husband
  • Walrus
  • Orange

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