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

atlantic

acerbic

ballistic

cosmetic

galactic

magnetic

monastic

scholastic

systemic

climatic

mitotic

platonic

politic

italic

angelic

heretic

mechanic

titanic

traumatic

erratic

hamitic

schematic

concentric

allergic

eugenic

ecstatic

electric

dyspeptic

fantastic

eclectic

acoustic

climactic

didactic

dynastic

elastic

endemic

gigantic

heuristic

lymphatic

palmitic

pandemic

phlegmatic

aquatic

asthmatic

dogmatic

phosphatic

prostatic

ophthalmic

pragmatic

acidic

altaic

caloric

erotic

rabbinic

eccentric

glutamic

hedonic

potatoes

glutaric

masonic

pacific

phonemic

specific

thoracic

homeric

jurassic

melodic

neurotic

numeric

choleric

dyslexic

ecliptic

gymnastic

limerick

maverick

neritic

rhetoric

autistic

hispanic

narcotic

organic

pindaric

sephardic

hypnotic

stylistic

synoptic

acrylic

tympanic

galvanic

quixotic

barbaric

exotic

quadratic

volcanic

methodist

antarctic

intrinsic

aortic

archaic

deltaic

candlestick

simplistic

demonic

dichroic

firebrick

forensic

ironic

laconic

lunatic

mnemonic

oddities

philippic

phosphoric

plutonic

pneumatic

rheumatic

teutonic

thematic

pelagic

icelandic

nontoxic

agnostic

statuesque

kibbutznik

chaotic

heroic

ionic

myopic

mosaic

triassic

non-catholic

carbonic

dimorphic

harmonic

hydraulic

islamic

republic

rhapsodic

romantic

miltonic

sardonic

systolic

spasmodic

stochastic

symbolic

symphonic

tectonic

amharic

stethoscope

arabic

benedick

dominick

horrific

idyllic

somatic

turmeric

nostalgic

stethoscopes

sporadic

heraldic

terrific

arsenic

olympic

ceramic

bolshevik

bubonic

bailiwick

bucolic

bulimic

euphoric

germanic

prolific

statism

pneumonic

extrinsic

nomadic

mercuric

perchloric

statesmanship

iodides

radiates

idiots

studios

4 syllable words

dialectic

esoteric

calisthenic

diuretic

arithmetic

geodesic

mathematic

photogenic

synergetic

epileptic

dielectric

gravimetric

mesenteric

metastatic

pathogenic

polytechnic

academic

dualistic

hemolytic

aromatic

automatic

catalytic

epidemic

paralytic

paramedic

porphyritic

realistic

apoplectic

antiseptic

ethnocentric

diatomic

diatonic

acrobatic

asiatic

atavistic

charismatic

chauvinistic

democratic

diplomatic

fatalistic

hedonistic

hippocratic

humanistic

inelastic

journalistic

moralistic

onomastic

orthodontic

pessimistic

prophylactic

transatlantic

endothermic

aramaic

geotropic

pugilistic

socialistic

catatonic

synergistic

hanseatic

hypodermic

monatomic

isotonic

exothermic

anaplastic

narcissistic

optimistic

electronic

statesmanlike

methodical

ptolemaic

magellanic

methodism

anaerobic

pleomorphic

semiotic

pancreatic

therapeutic

adrenergic

autotrophic

demographic

diagnostic

impolitic

holographic

cyanuric

oceanic

alcoholic

analgesic

methodisms

jingoistic

prehistoric

allophonic

anabolic

autonomic

homophobic

patriotic

polyphonic

scientific

telephonic

vitriolic

hyperbaric

amniotic

diastolic

symbiotic

hypersonic

hypertonic

monophonic

astronautic

cataclysmic

chiropractic

organismic

monolithic

egocentric

pornographic

cenozoic

mesozoic

meteoric

periodic

pharaonic

monoclinic

apostolic

gyroscopic

inorganic

melancholic

patronymic

neolithic

notwithstanding

micrographic

altruistic

adriatic

metabolic

catastrophic

pediatric

psychiatric

supersonic

analogic

philharmonic

hemorrhagic

honorific

messianic

metamorphic

polymorphic

statistical

technologic

statistician

ganglionic

allergenic

embryonic

hieroglyphic

propionic

carboxylic

endoscopic

statisticians

6 syllable words
7 syllable words

Words that rhyme with the word pathetic

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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