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

reactive

didactic

attractive

perspective

refractive

adaptive

eruptive

inactive

predictive

productive

seductive

additive

adjective

corrective

destructive

directive

sedative

conductive

inductive

presumptive

vindictive

creative

constructive

decorative

instructive

combative

deducted

obstructive

preemptive

repulsive

deductive

secretive

sensitive

tentative

negative

emotive

adhesive

relative

corruptive

probative

expansive

expletive

restrictive

substantive

exhaustive

distinctive

disruptive

redemptive

corrosive

coercive

repressive

adoptive

assaultive

fixative

formative

impassive

abortive

laxative

normative

perceptive

petticoats

instinctive

atheists

digestive

narrative

midwestern

erosive

permissive

petticoat

responsive

positive

talkative

primitive

punitive

putative

impulsive

compulsive

causative

curative

convulsive

fugitive

cohesive

atheist

affective

cognitive

collective

conducive

connective

defective

detective

adequate

dedicates

effective

effusive

elective

lucrative

medicates

nutritive

pedestal

protective

explosive

derisive

descriptive

selective

viaducts

exploitive

allusive

collusive

convective

elusive

etiquette

illusive

infective

intrusive

invective

medicate

nonnative

obtrusive

pedestals

prospective

reflective

respective

viaduct

objective

reductions

subjective

extensive

abusive

appointive

attentive

deceptive

discursive

dismissive

excessive

preventive

receptive

reclusive

submissive

successive

deduction

reduction

suggestive

addiction

seduction

southeastern

conclusive

incentive

inclusive

reflexive

inventive

assertive

chidester

evasive

modesty

pervasive

quietist

deductions

addictions

congestive

abrasive

defensive

invasive

modestly

expressive

persuasive

exclusive

expensive

offensive

adjutant

intensive

southwestern

batiste

divisive

litigate

recessive

decisive

possessive

aggressive

regressive

subversive

autistic

depressive

detectors

dispersive

incisive

progressive

litigates

obsessive

oppressive

impressive

detector

outstanding

detection

staccato

outsider

mitigates

outsiders

educates

dedicate

medicaid

mitigate

educate

Words that rhyme with the word radioactive

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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