Word:   
Rhymes   Lyrics and poems   [Near rhymes]   Synonyms / Related   Phrases   Example sentences   Descriptive words   Definitions  




Words that almost rhyme with defensively:   (123 results)

(These are near rhymes. For exact rhymes, click the "Rhymes" link above.)

3 syllables:
chemistry, density, dentistry, devilishly, deviltry, devisee, effigy, emily, enmity, entity, ethically, ethnically, healthily, helsinki, hennessy, jestingly, legibly, lenity, levity, negligee, pleadingly, pressingly, registry, self-pity, selfishly, stealthily, technically, tellingly, tensity, wealthily, wretchedly

4 syllables:
adhesively, adjectively, aesthetically, affectedly, affectingly, aggressively, angelically, attentively, authentically, caressingly, celebrity, collectedly, collectively, complexity, coquettishly, deceptively, defectively, dejectedly, dementedly, dependency, depressingly, distressingly, domestically, eccentrically, effectively, electrically, esthetically, excessively, expressively, genetically, hermetically, identically, identity, immensity, impressively, indemnity, integrity, intensity, magnetically, majestically, necessity, objectively, obscenity, oppressively, pathetically, perceptively, phonetically, poetically, possessively, professedly, progressively, propensity, prophetically, protectively, protestingly, quixotically, reflectively, refreshingly, respectively, retentively, selectively, subjectively, successively, symmetrically, synthetically, tremendously, yosemite

5 syllables:
academically, alphabetically, antithetically, apathetically, argumentatively, arithmetically, barometrically, biochemically, condescendingly, diametrically, discontentedly, energetically, geometrically, hygienically, hypothetically, imperceptibly, ineffectively, infidelity, overwhelmingly, parenthetically, retrospectively, sympathetically, theoretically, unexpectedly

6 syllables:
apologetically

Table of complete results:

Commonly used words are shown in bold. Rare words are dimmed.
Click on a word above to view its definition.

Organize by: [Syllables] Letters Show rare words: [Yes] No Show phrases:   Yes [No]

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2020 Datamuse