Words and phrases that almost rhyme with effective:   (64 results)

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2 syllables:
esteve, festive, hectic, reckless, restive, sceptic, septic, tested

3 syllables:
accepted, acceptive, affected, aggressive, attentive, collected, conceptive, connected, corrected, deceptive, defensive, destructive, detected, dissected, eclectic, effected, elected, electric, expected, expensive, expressive, extensive, impressive, incentive, inceptive, infected, inventive, majestic, neglected, offensive, perceptive, perfected, preceptive, productive, progressive, projectile, protected, receptive, rejected, respected, selected, suggestive, susceptive, suspected

4 syllables:
apperceptive, contraceptive, disconnected, imperceptive, inexpensive, nociceptive, redirected, unreceptive

5 syllables:
exteroceptive, interoceptive, proprioceptive

6 syllables:
oral contraceptive

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