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Rhymes Here is a list of the words that rhyme with the word infective.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 infective.
3 syllable words

instinctive

destructive

attractive

disruptive

impacted

perspective

redemptive

reflexive

refractive

attentive

confesses

depressive

excessive

fixative

invasive

offensive

sensitive

productive

tentative

constructive

corrective

directive

primitive

reactive

infection

infighting

suggestive

descriptive

restrictive

exhaustive

intrusive

compacted

convulsive

impressive

impulsive

investors

infections

combative

dismissive

dispersive

oppressive

investment

investor

perceptive

aggressive

impassive

incisive

obsessive

preemptive

progressive

successive

confection

obstructive

regressive

repressive

punitive

curative

exploitive

recessive

digestive

adjective

emotive

expressive

assertive

evasive

nonnative

possessive

compulsive

confections

confuses

creative

distinctive

inclusive

investments

reinvests

abrasive

adaptive

cognitive

embezzle

effusive

confusing

abortive

adoptive

assaultive

conducive

decorative

discursive

invoices

reinvest

convection

subversive

confession

invasion

decisive

divisive

elusive

illusive

negative

probative

relative

sedative

erosive

conclusive

embezzled

embezzles

manifests

presumptive

fugitive

conviction

confessions

infusion

invasions

abusive

appointive

canvasses

eruptive

imbecile

laxative

manifest

persuasive

reclusive

secretive

impassion

expletive

allusive

collusive

infusions

corruptive

pervasive

talkative

convictions

confiscate

emphasized

imbeciles

impostors

responsive

confusion

confucian

coercive

derisive

exclusive

expansive

expensive

configure

explosive

extensive

composes

emphasize

lucrative

repulsive

substantive

impostor

unbiased

impeaches

confusions

rampages

additive

causative

honeybees

menopause

narrative

obtrusive

permissive

positive

putative

wannabes

cohesive

formative

normative

nutritive

submissive

corrosive

envisage

adhesive

composites

genovese

lumbago

embassies

composite

imposes

ambushes

amoebas

bonobos

canapes

embassy

canvassers

composers

unbeknown

impeachments

composer

reimpose

impeachment

composure

campuses

impassioned

campaigner

campaigners

campaigning

composing

imposing

compassion

combustion

4 syllable words

consecutive

executive

insensitive

irrespective

imperative

figurative

introspective

innovative

intuitive

repetitive

generative

iterative

initiative

informative

inquisitive

interpretive

comparative

competitive

conservative

diminutive

indecisive

reconstructive

retroactive

infestation

preventative

imitative

definitive

prerogative

affirmative

dissipative

evocative

investiture

contemplative

inconclusive

inexpensive

retrospective

investigate

infestations

derivative

associative

consultative

reproductive

benefactors

commemorative

dispositive

lumpectomy

stimulative

contraceptive

demonstrative

distributive

investigates

nonproductive

confectioner

invocation

reinvestment

benefactor

minibuses

hyperactive

preservative

superlative

lumpectomies

illustrative

educative

prohibitive

unobtrusive

confiscated

operative

acquisitive

impeccable

infeasible

restorative

confectioners

quantitative

manifestly

duplicative

facultative

transformative

embezzler

manifesto

provocative

qualitative

pejorative

federative

confiscation

speculative

alternative

embezzlers

emphasizes

impassable

cumulative

confessional

convocation

imposition

inefficient

manufacture

automotive

emphysema

locomotive

meditative

constitutive

beneficial

vegetative

manufactured

manufactures

confessionals

palliative

accusative

beneficence

regulative

oxidative

impossible

impossibly

beneficent

legislative

invigorate

reemphasize

apprehensive

hypertensive

invisible

comprehensive

impeachable

invisibles

symposiums

omnibuses

envisages

symposium

compassionate

pomposity

composition

embezzlement

compositions

emphasizing

unbecoming

Words that rhyme with the word infective

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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