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Rhymes Here is a list of the words that rhyme with the word descendant.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 descendant.
1 syllable words
2 syllable words

descends

distant

infant

tenant

pennant

penchant

descend

pedant

stringent

trenchant

dissent

descent

entrant

instant

descents

dissents

discount

segment

pregnant

remnant

shipment

pigment

ascends

brilliant

miscount

rescinds

viscount

ascend

ancient

disjoint

tangent

transient

ascent

assent

decent

cr.

flippant

parent

judgment

clement

errant

peasant

pheasant

verdant

pleasant

resend

resent

besant

manhunt

pungent

crescent

present

recent

rescind

confront

cushioned

discounts

extant

patient

quicksands

quotient

viscounts

affront

ardent

frequent

peasants

resents

stagnant

sequent

convent

basement

bookends

poignant

quicksand

pheasants

placement

accent

mordant

treatment

easement

bookend

disowned

docent

durant

strident

piquant

courant

covent

second

signet

nascent

lignite

ignite

rodent

prudent

trident

recount

student

ointment

bismuth

fashioned

constant

forefront

legend

regent

lakefront

current

absent

movement

statement

vagrant

valiant

vibrant

seconds

solvent

thousandths

ailment

pavement

quadrant

rampant

fragrant

garment

docents

fragment

migrant

dormant

flagrant

hydrant

ignites

legends

catchment

thousandth

mismatched

regents

account

arrant

blatant

claimant

coolant

decant

fervent

gallant

latent

lucent

loosened

magnate

moment

patent

magnet

payment

potent

provant

recant

serpent

servant

torrent

tyrant

vacant

vignette

silent

resound

talent

warrant

accents

agent

cogent

jacinth

merchant

ashamed

mismatch

pageant

urgent

parchment

client

fluent

accounts

giant

acquaint

magnets

recounts

doughnut

pliant

truant

vignettes

thousands

buoyant

agents

pageants

sergeant

checkmate

doughnuts

assumed

kismet

thousand

wizened

foxhound

checkmates

kismets

backhand

magnates

locksmith

3 syllable words

commandment

commencement

disbursement

discordant

escapement

impairment

misconduct

misstatement

presentment

assignment

attainment

declarant

depressant

immigrant

reluctant

resilient

derailment

ebullient

miscreant

repugnant

assailant

deterrent

delinquent

mishandles

apparent

determent

ignorant

covenant

decedent

deferment

filament

fluorescent

irritant

lieutenant

ligament

litigant

militant

virulent

detachment

essentials

mishandle

contentment

displacement

adjournment

recurrent

different

misjudgment

insurgent

detergent

emergent

nourishment

diligent

vigilant

agendas

essential

estrangement

astringent

excitement

exultant

subsequent

retrenchment

inclement

disbarment

imprudent

equipment

accident

accountant

consonant

debarment

esculent

excellent

resentful

stimulant

testament

agenda

abatement

alignment

amazement

atonement

impotent

indecent

endowment

deployment

indolent

puzzlement

refinement

refreshment

decadent

dissenters

evident

impatient

dominant

indigent

government

innocent

eccentrics

mistreatment

arraignment

attachment

aberrant

banishment

punishment

opponent

permanent

prepayment

president

prominent

proponent

recondite

rekindle

resident

ruminant

tenement

repayment

entrenchment

appointment

requirement

implement

reliant

endearment

adjacent

transparent

efficient

dissenter

efferent

reverent

eccentric

abstinent

unpleasant

disgorgement

variant

sufficient

accountants

acquaintance

adornment

exponent

important

defiant

lenient

complainant

department

consequent

assortment

deficient

indictment

proficient

quiescent

indignant

inducement

prescient

indifferent

prejudgment

agreement

allotment

appeasement

assistant

blandishment

combatant

compliant

component

continent

curtailment

garnishment

impeachment

indulgent

insolent

malignant

observant

oceanfront

persistent

reagent

resistant

secondhand

sentiment

supplement

supplicant

tournament

truculent

wonderment

enlistment

excrement

endorsement

escarpment

improvement

investment

postponement

arrangement

sequential

omniscient

arrogant

aspirant

betterment

crosscurrent

clairvoyant

concurrent

discounter

divalent

inpatient

effluent

elegant

elephant

relevant

inhalant

inherent

element

eminent

prevalent

provident

purulent

redolent

resonant

reticent

sediment

sigmoidal

accenting

achievement

enjoyment

absorbent

complacent

advisement

amusement

apartment

complaisant

discontent

deportment

enrollment

consistent

enactment

divestment

enticement

entombment

existent

informant

insistent

insolvent

incitement

increment

incumbent

insouciant

internment

recruitment

replacement

translucent

vehement

deviant

flatulent

radiant

divergent

adjutant

gradient

fraudulent

petulant

afferent

dignity

alliant

asunder

odorant

prurient

measurement

regiment

operant

pursuant

tolerant

reagents

abridgement

enrichment

embayment

adjustment

registrant

conversant

eloquent

emigrant

engagement

protestant

accented

commitment

condiment

confident

debasement

discounters

celebrant

cognizant

ornament

annulment

detriment

resultant

settlement

somnolent

bombardment

compartment

comportment

discontents

emplacement

enforcement

passionate

engrossment

enslavement

impressment

signature

infrequent

instrument

involvement

disjointed

convergent

exigent

management

misanthrope

negligent

affluent

rudiment

secondly

byzantine

peasantry

pegmatite

recently

triumphant

bereavement

embankment

cormorant

flamboyant

harassment

hesitant

enchantment

encroachment

enhancement

enlargement

convenient

fulfillment

cognition

employment

battlefront

pronouncement

consignment

consultant

mismatches

concealment

ignition

announcement

signatures

confinement

containment

temperament

contestant

coherent

contingent

decimate

fascinate

reignite

violent

masonite

infringement

battlement

applicant

monument

nonpayment

confluent

advancement

fabricant

acantha

hyacinth

rejoinder

abhorrent

adherent

backhanded

adamant

cocoanuts

ignited

magnetite

vaccinate

procurement

fascinates

jubilant

hyacinths

affiant

armament

cosmetics

huguenot

lubricant

magnetics

maltreatment

occupant

opulent

orpiment

parliament

sacrament

salient

turbulent

ambient

cosmetic

huguenots

argument

magnitude

nutrient

osmotic

complement

magnetic

macintosh

mackintosh

pageantry

acquainted

magnetron

magnitudes

recommit

gigantic

hackmatack

raconteur

recommits

cognitive

dogmatic

4 syllable words

independent

coincident

determinant

invariant

reassignment

discouragement

recipient

disappointment

disinfectant

dismemberment

incandescent

misgovernment

expectorant

experiment

decentralize

development

impertinent

impediment

expedient

essentially

disagreement

resettlement

mismanagement

replenishment

disengagement

iridescent

malevolent

subservient

intelligent

benevolent

predicament

predominant

preeminent

disenchantment

misunderstand

abandonment

correspondent

establishment

integument

recalcitrant

disarmament

apportionment

antecedent

hacienda

equivalent

vicinity

nonresident

participant

reappointment

adolescent

effervescent

evanescent

luminescent

misunderstands

omnipresent

rearrangement

embezzlement

disunity

dissymmetry

fecundity

retirement

secondary

itinerant

ambivalent

belligerent

discountable

bewilderment

coefficient

inadvertent

magnificent

reenactment

decimation

ingredient

convalescent

omnipotent

obsolescent

significant

legendary

luxuriant

extravagant

deodorant

aggrandizement

accountancy

readjustment

accoutrement

acquiescent

intercurrent

exuberant

intolerant

incipient

secondaries

diminishment

undercurrent

accentuate

beneficent

overstatement

acquaintances

exorbitant

reinforcement

reinstatement

reinvestment

inefficient

refrigerant

byzantium

embellishment

endangerment

dysentery

astonishment

percipient

discontinue

embodiment

intermittent

reimbursement

self-confident

encouragement

inhabitant

accentuates

incoherent

insufficient

reminiscent

accomplishment

acquaintanceship

accountable

impoverishment

incontinent

entitlement

incompetent

environment

discontented

grandiloquent

nonexistent

embarrassment

enlightenment

entertainment

signatory

acknowledgement

self-sufficient

accommodate

obedient

inconsistent

inconvenient

tetravalent

exhumation

understatement

self-government

disentangle

entanglement

passionately

constituent

intransigent

self-consistent

unemployment

monovalent

reconnoitre

mesenteric

nonviolent

signatories

disinterest

accommodates

diaconate

extinguishment

recantation

concomitant

fascinated

misinterpret

disintegrate

fascinating

locomotion

dignitaries

accompaniment

advertisement

disintegrates

disinterested

misinterprets

noncombatant

asymmetry

dignitary

dosimeters

fascination

asymmetries

magnetism

locomotor

macintoshes

vaccination

isentropic

vaccinations

locomotive

machination

dogmatism

machinations

pagination

quasimodo

dogmatically

Words that rhyme with the word descendant

Welcome to the Rhyme Finder! This rhyming dictionary allows users to explore rhymes for any given word. This includes rhymes based on syllables, near rhymes, and more.


How to use the rhyming dictionary

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

Using Rhymes

Rhymes are most useful in creating lyrics, but they can also be used as a tool to memorize. It is a powerful mnemonic device. This is why song lyrics can be so easy to remember! It's also why rhymes are a great study tool for memorizing! Use this tool to help write poetry, win rhyme games, write a rap song, create lyrics, and expand your vocabulary! Rhyming is very important in music because it creates a rhythm that further creates meaning, emotion, and feeling. It also creates an echo in the lyrics. With children, rhyming is a very important tool. Rhyming teaches children how language works, helps them understand the rhythm of language, and learn how to make predictions. In other words, rhymes teach children phrases to anticipate and rhymes enhance their memory. Within all contexts, rhyming is helpful in expanding your imagination no matter if you’re a child or an adult.

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

  • End rhymes: rhyming of the final word of a line
  • Internal rhymes: rhyming of two words within the same line
  • Slant rhymes: near rhymes
  • Identical rhymes: use the same word at the end of each line
  • 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.

Ready for a challenge? Try to come up with rhymes for these surprising words that just aren’t very rhymy. Check them with our dictionary! Examples of tough rhymes:

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

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