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

misgive

missive

mishmash

festive

pensive

restive

fixing

pigskins

picnics

hissing

missing

fixings

begins

biggins

dishing

dismays

endive

fishing

likins

peacenik

picnic

pygmies

wishing

buckskins

pickings

riggings

missions

massive

relive

passive

bushings

technics

leasing

kicking

licking

picking

ticking

digging

rigging

chickens

essence

outlive

cuisines

gushing

lessens

lessons

magness

plaintive

pushing

thickens

quickens

akins

active

captive

octave

technic

asking

boxing

coaxing

cushions

leggings

machines

muggings

pigeons

russians

sessions

succinct

visions

licensed

forgive

furtive

gascons

olive

teachings

techniques

exchange

native

askance

lashings

motive

casing

chasing

pacing

passing

peaking

seizing

bucking

racing

squeezing

sucking

tossing

pegging

cooking

dicing

hugging

icing

ducking

easing

eking

facing

fucking

gassing

leaking

legging

looking

mugging

assumes

basins

beckons

becomes

caissons

cosens

cousins

dashing

dozens

isms

lakins

lashing

license

loosens

masons

nuisance

pecans

reckons

resins

resumes

schisms

teaching

technique

touching

toughens

vegans

washing

facings

makings

musings

casings

regions

vikings

lesions

dockings

housings

legions

takings

saxons

vaccines

eggnogs

aching

boozing

choking

cocking

docking

hogging

housing

lagging

liking

logging

losing

nagging

oozing

phasing

poking

rising

rocking

rousing

sacking

sagging

shocking

sizing

soaking

tacking

taking

whacking

viking

backing

baking

joking

bagging

jogging

laughing

making

mocking

musing

nosing

packing

quaking

racking

raising

raking

waking

aging

beijing

coaching

cocoons

couching

possums

eggnog

lagoons

mesons

paging

racemes

raging

regains

exhumes

cajuns

asians

fashions

oceans

regimes

passions

rejoins

sequence

legumes

maxims

sighing

weighing

beacons

bygones

cognac

deacons

hogans

icons

raccoons

reasons

rhizomes

seasons

tycoons

weakens

lozenge

against

sequins

vacuums

lichens

likens

lykens

poisons

raisins

tokens

wagons

3 syllable words

descriptive

expensive

expressive

extensive

disruptive

impressive

impulsive

intensive

misconceive

respective

responsive

vindictive

aggressive

deceptive

defensive

fixative

impassive

incisive

invasive

obsessive

oppressive

predictive

progressive

receptive

reclusive

regressive

repressive

successive

distinctive

divisive

elusive

emotive

erosive

illusive

possessive

destructive

exclusive

expansive

explosive

restrictive

derisive

instinctive

compulsive

convulsive

incentive

intrusive

inventive

invective

pessimists

inclusive

infective

prospective

redemptive

reflective

reflexive

inductive

cognitive

conducive

decorative

defective

effective

effusive

inactive

elective

instructive

detective

formative

abrasive

abusive

normative

assaultive

offensive

persuasive

preventive

sensitive

preemptive

seductive

subversive

tentative

allusive

assertive

collusive

curative

evasive

expletive

exploitive

negative

relative

sedative

substantive

conclusive

businesslike

conductive

convective

perspective

cohesive

disconcert

disconnect

obtrusive

presumptive

constructive

obstructive

abortive

machinists

adaptive

adoptive

affective

appointive

attentive

bassoonist

collective

connective

combative

dishonest

laxative

licenses

likenesses

nuisances

perceptive

pessimist

productive

protective

repulsive

selective

technical

disconnects

misconstrue

adhesive

pervasive

decency

adjective

dissension

reactive

issuing

technician

fugitive

issuance

messenger

attractive

refractive

exhaustive

technicals

coercive

creative

misconstrues

corrosive

objective

technicians

subjective

eruptive

licensees

peacemakers

ascension

asuncion

digestive

messengers

suggestive

probative

corrective

corruptive

licensee

nonnative

peacemaker

directive

masonic

hygienists

agonists

taskmaster

regency

congestive

licensure

passenger

fijians

agonist

bookmakers

hygienist

mechanics

pacemakers

pachinko

secretive

agencies

echoing

seagoing

eugenics

disengage

passengers

deconstruct

packinghouse

technocrat

businessman

disincline

reconstruct

additive

bookmaker

causative

licenser

mechanize

pacemaker

positive

punitive

putative

talkative

mechanic

narrative

jokingly

laughingstock

laughingly

disengaged

agency

cogency

eugenic

agnostics

exchanger

axioms

businesses

awakens

begonias

eskimos

iguanas

lucrative

nutritive

vacancies

weaknesses

lozenges

exchangers

exchanges

agnostic

equinox

sequences

casinos

diagnose

laconic

liaisons

vacancy

reconquer

technocrats

maximize

cognizance

cognizant

reconciles

jockeying

agincourt

agonies

mackenzie

museums

agonized

magnesite

reconcile

machinist

agonize

magnesia

4 syllable words
6 syllable words

Words that rhyme with the word dismissive

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
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  • Wolf
  • Husband
  • Walrus
  • Orange

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