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

escapades

extirpate

instigate

muscovites

acclimate

aggravate

castigate

circulate

cultivate

deprecate

distillate

emulate

expiate

guesstimate

insulate

regulate

replicate

segregate

ventilate

acetate

crenelate

dedicate

delegate

detonate

dissipate

emanate

fascinate

geminate

hesitate

innovate

marinate

meditate

percolate

relegate

predicate

salivate

vacillate

fluctuate

syncopate

ambulate

amputate

calculate

educate

constipate

incubate

vegetate

menstruate

consummate

advocate

celebrate

aggregate

captivate

inculcate

alienate

candidate

denigrate

abdicate

abrogate

designate

dissipates

devastate

emigrate

strangulate

fulminate

intimate

palpitate

fabricate

indicate

penetrate

liquidate

perchlorate

reprobate

simulate

stimulate

stipulate

syndicate

tabulate

vindicate

hundredweight

allocate

annotate

animate

imitate

germinate

immolate

silicate

subjugate

suffocate

terminate

titillate

undulate

motivate

recreate

validate

variegate

irrigate

isolate

jacobite

laminate

latinate

postulate

levitate

medicate

mitigate

navigate

oscillate

actuate

adulate

agitate

complicate

decorate

expedite

flagellate

formulate

graduate

incarnate

integrate

surrogate

urinate

carbonate

ex-voto

immigrate

perpetrate

populate

vertebrate

masturbate

obligate

duplicate

inundate

liquefied

copulate

jacobites

calibrate

welterweight

congregate

concentrate

demonstrate

aspirate

automate

bifurcate

chlorinate

correlate

corrugate

dominate

fumigate

litigate

heavyweight

irritate

militate

mutilate

titanate

nominate

pollinate

propagate

legislate

compensate

illustrate

condensate

arbitrate

punctuate

federate

generate

lacerate

separate

venerate

violate

angulate

excepting

magistrate

adequate

apostate

desecrate

dichromate

occupied

promulgate

potentate

dislocate

reinstate

situate

acceptance

dehydrate

contemplate

elongate

orchestrate

conjugate

infiltrate

arrogate

ossified

paperweight

procreate

exceptions

interstate

confiscate

antiquate

understate

obfuscate

cogitate

deceptions

exception

receptions

dispatcher

radiate

liberate

perforate

permeate

overstate

exhibit

deception

reception

mithridate

dispatches

modulate

glaciate

backbiting

saturate

vitiate

dispatchers

appellate

consecrate

exhibits

gravitate

obviate

culminate

receptive

underrate

egyptians

deceptive

impregnate

lubricate

deviate

foliate

nauseate

mediate

backpedals

egyptian

hospitals

implicate

hibernate

overrate

overweight

relocate

ruminate

recapture

hospital

alternate

profligate

backpedal

moderate

operate

tolerate

djibouti

phosphatic

4 syllable words

excavations

accommodate

exterminate

procrastinate

extortionate

domesticate

equivocate

exfoliate

sophisticate

deactivate

denominate

determinate

debilitate

dilapidate

eliminate

interpolate

elucidate

eradicate

hallucinate

facilitate

oxygenate

predominate

assassinate

assimilate

accelerate

necessitate

electroplate

regurgitate

approximate

discriminate

extenuate

annihilate

accumulate

rejuvenate

incriminate

intoxicate

investigate

amalgamate

anticipate

communicate

concatenate

consolidate

contaminate

desegregate

emancipate

impersonate

inactivate

inoculate

italianate

manipulate

opinionate

originate

reciprocate

subordinate

substantiate

accentuate

expropriate

indoctrinate

miscalculate

authenticate

evacuate

resuscitate

premeditate

felicitate

incinerate

coagulate

coordinate

disseminate

dissipated

dissipative

perpetuate

articulate

effectuate

disintegrate

exaggerate

emasculate

invertebrate

matriculate

infatuate

prognosticate

vociferate

recuperate

dissociate

associate

incarcerate

inseminate

asphyxiate

cross-pollinate

depopulate

incorporate

initiate

infuriate

congratulate

insinuate

interrogate

participate

recriminate

expedition

emaciate

invalidate

reintegrate

enunciate

adulterate

decapitate

exhilarate

exonerate

precipitate

remunerate

expeditions

acceptable

acceptably

expatriate

expedient

refrigerate

commiserate

deliberate

delineate

elaborate

enumerate

exceptional

exhibitions

irradiate

passivity

depreciate

retaliate

despotism

exacerbate

exasperate

exhibitors

intimidate

occipital

pontificate

acceptances

ejaculate

expatriates

administrate

exhibition

hydrogenate

occupation

attenuate

repudiate

corroborate

inaugurate

exhibitor

inebriate

receptacles

ingratiate

occupations

inadequate

hospitalize

receptacle

susceptible

alleviate

decelerate

eviscerate

remediate

commemorate

deceptively

degenerate

regenerate

abbreviate

disputable

reiterate

confederate

prevaricate

cooperate

hospitable

affiliate

collaborate

evaporate

humiliate

proliferate

reverberate

negotiate

officiate

obliterate

agglomerate

ameliorate

evaluate

capitulate

dissipation

carbohydrate

adjudicate

appreciate

agglutinate

appropriate

disputation

repatriate

Words that rhyme with the word excavate

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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