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

corruptive

apo

papaya

deceptive

overstep

perceptive

preemptive

receptive

coercive

corrosive

creative

derisive

papua

redemptive

additive

corrective

directive

expletive

narrative

negative

nonnative

permissive

pervasive

possessive

probative

reactive

recessive

relative

sedative

obsessive

attentive

laxative

offensive

oppressive

appointive

adaptive

adoptive

affective

aggressive

collective

connective

decorative

defective

defensive

depressive

detective

dispersive

effective

effusive

elective

eruptive

excessive

impassive

persuasive

preventive

progressive

protective

regressive

repressive

selective

sensitive

successive

tentative

adhesive

adjective

deify

digestive

libya

suggestive

convective

perspective

presumptive

prospective

reflective

reflexive

respective

responsive

compulsive

disruptive

impressive

impulsive

incentive

intensive

infective

invective

inventive

congestive

objective

subjective

descriptive

expansive

expensive

exploitive

explosive

expressive

extensive

jehovah

allusive

assertive

causative

collusive

curative

decisive

divisive

elusive

emotive

erosive

evasive

illusive

positive

primitive

punitive

putative

talkative

cohesive

fugitive

abortive

abrasive

abusive

assaultive

cognitive

combative

conducive

discursive

dismissive

fixative

formative

inactive

incisive

invasive

nutritive

lucrative

normative

predictive

productive

reclusive

repulsive

secretive

seductive

submissive

subversive

attractive

conclusive

conductive

convulsive

exhaustive

inclusive

inductive

intrusive

obtrusive

refractive

vindictive

destructive

exclusive

restrictive

distinctive

substantive

constructive

instructive

obstructive

instinctive

Words that rhyme with the word rep

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

Rhyming Dictionary