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

descriptive

destructive

restrictive

presumptive

inductive

depressive

excessive

formative

normative

preemptive

repulsive

secretly

seductive

sensitive

tentative

additive

causative

corruptive

positive

punitive

negative

putative

reactive

instructive

relative

sedative

expletive

expressive

creative

fugitive

inventive

attractive

conductive

impressive

refractive

exhaustive

impulsive

incentive

oppressive

progressive

regressive

obstructive

aggressive

combative

deceptive

discursive

impassive

preventive

productive

receptive

reclusive

constructive

successive

deserted

digestive

emotive

erosive

expansive

expensive

exploitive

extensive

substantive

compulsive

inclusive

derisive

redemptive

convulsive

intrusive

responsive

abortive

abrasive

adoptive

assaultive

adaptive

defective

detective

dispersive

effective

elective

inactive

perceptive

predictive

recruiters

discredits

explosive

exclusive

accurate

assertive

cigarettes

corrective

directive

permissive

recruiter

ziggurats

adjective

degrading

conclusive

discredit

invective

reflective

infective

respective

vindictive

obtrusive

bighearted

cigarette

coercive

corrosive

recordings

ziggurat

accredit

assorted

protective

connective

affective

appointive

attentive

cognitive

collective

selective

discordant

distinctive

according

desertions

recording

suggestive

discretions

regarding

allusive

asserted

collusive

decisive

divisive

elusive

evasive

illusive

nonnative

possessive

probative

reasserts

recessive

accordance

prospective

convective

intensive

perspective

objective

congestive

cohesive

exertions

migrations

discretion

instinctive

secretions

asserting

desertion

subjective

loggerhead

abusive

conducive

decorate

defensive

dismissive

effusive

incisive

invasive

macartney

obsessive

offensive

reassert

recorders

recreates

recruitment

submissive

subversive

accretion

adhesive

assertions

exertion

loggerheads

disheartened

excretion

migration

secretion

reflexive

regretful

ascertain

deserters

pervasive

recreate

baccarat

recorder

assertion

assortment

degraded

disordered

disorders

persuasive

deserter

disorder

masquerade

wizardry

acquired

lacerate

niggardly

figurehead

newsworthy

Words that rhyme with the word secretive

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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