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

destructive

attractive

conductive

disruptive

intensive

perspective

redemptive

reflexes

attentive

fixative

distinctive

depressive

excessive

offensive

productive

corrective

directive

instructive

reactive

congestive

reflection

primitive

deflection

relative

suggestive

descriptive

extensive

restrictive

instinctive

expensive

impressive

exhaustive

reflections

aggressive

biblical

impassive

invasive

oppressive

perceptive

dispersive

combative

dismissive

obsessive

preemptive

progressive

regressive

repressive

replaces

successive

constructive

obstructive

evasive

illusive

possessive

elusive

emotive

substantive

adjective

expressive

curative

digestive

exploitive

assertive

recessive

creative

inclusive

responsive

affliction

abortive

abrasive

adaptive

adoptive

assaultive

decorative

discursive

effusive

incisive

appointive

publicly

replicas

subversive

allusive

whiplashes

collusive

decisive

divisive

erosive

negative

nonnative

probative

replica

sedative

conclusive

replicates

supplicant

impulsive

afflictions

presumptive

fugitive

abusive

conducive

duplicate

eruptive

laxative

obliquely

obloquy

persuasive

reclusive

replicate

repulsive

secretive

tentative

sensitive

obliges

expletive

replacement

pervasive

corruptive

talkative

obliging

applicant

compulsive

duplicates

convulsive

replacements

intrusive

coercive

derisive

expansive

lucrative

applicants

exclusive

cognitive

explosive

additive

causative

narrative

novelists

obligates

obtrusive

permissive

positive

punitive

putative

abolish

cohesive

publisher

normative

formative

novelist

nutritive

obligate

publicize

submissive

upholster

corrosive

adhesive

publishers

publishes

cobblestone

populist

publicist

tablecloth

aviles

buffalos

cobblestones

publicists

tablespoons

cavalcade

tablespoon

epilogue

nepalese

populists

populace

applesauce

cablegram

mobilize

payables

tablecloths

civilize

civilized

revulsion

6 syllable words

Words that rhyme with the word reflective

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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