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

aerie

aero

airy

berry

bury

career

cero

cherry

dairy

era

fairy

faro

farrow

ferry

gery

hairy

harry

jerry

larry

lary

marrow

marry

mary

merry

narrow

para

parry

perry

pharaoh

querry

scary

sherry

skerry

taro

tarry

terra

terry

vary

very

wary

wherry

layer

mayor

payer

sayer

affair

airway

aware

beware

fairway

midair

nowhere

premier

premiere

prepare

repair

cashier

hr

mohair

ara

arrow

barrow

barry

beery

biro

bureau

carrow

carry

charry

cheery

curry

deary

dura

farry

fury

harrow

hero

hurrah

jura

jury

lira

mira

nero

pirie

puree

puri

scarry

sura

teary

theory

weary

wiry

zero

compare

cookware

corsair

declare

despair

dispair

fanfare

flatware

forebear

glassware

headgear

impair

knitwear

neckwear

nightmare

reindeer

somewhere

stoneware

threadbare

unfair

warfare

welfare

x-ray

cashmere

confrere

elsewhere

ensnare

forswear

hardware

landwehr

amir

appear

lanier

mr.

revere

severe

veneer

armchair

array

awry

bower

boyer

burro

burrow

burry

buyer

chewer

choir

cower

currie

dour

dyer

ewer

eyer

fire

foyer

freya

furrow

furry

goer

gurry

heer

hewer

hire

hour

hurry

liar

lower

marie

meer

moray

mower

murrey

murry

our

oyer

power

pyre

rower

scour

scurry

sewer

shower

sire

skewer

sour

sower

squier

surrey

tire

tower

tyer

viewer

wire

worry

cohere

delftware

foursquare

rehear

rehire

austere

cr.

frontier

one-year

sincere

adhere

aura

borrow

bowyer

cairo

chara

chary

cora

corrie

dory

dowry

foray

gory

guru

hoary

ira

jewry

laura

lawyer

lori

lorry

lory

lowry

lyra

maori

mara

moira

mora

moro

morro

morrow

ora

peery

pharo

pyro

quarry

query

rory

sari

sawyer

soiree

sorrow

sorry

thoro

tory

vara

vari

yarrow

doorway

trio

three-way

4 syllable words

Words that rhyme with the word tear

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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