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Words and phrases that almost rhyme with tenuous:   (210 results)

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3 syllables:
aesculus, benelux, blessedness, breathlessness, cephalous, credulous, crepitus, cretinous, daedalus, decadence, desinence, detritus, dreadfulness, echinus, echoless, edgeless, edifice, elegance, elements, elephants, eloquence, emblements, eminence, emphasis, emphasise, emulous, endlessness, entremets, ephesus, evidence, excellence, exodus, fecklessness, femaleness, fetidness, flexuous, fremitus, fretfulness, genesis, gentleness, healthfulness, helpfulness, helplessness, hephaestus, levelness, megabucks, membranous, nebulous, negligence, pegasus, pendulous, penetrance, pestilence, petalous, petulance, pleasantness, precedence, preciousness, precipice, prevalence, recklessness, regulus, relevance, remanence, renascence, resinous, resonance, restlessness, sedulous, senselessness, sensuous, specialness, temperateness, tendinous, tenebrous, tenesmus, tetanus, tremulous, venomous, weaponless, xenopus

4 syllables:
acceptableness, acephalous, adenosis, affectedness, agenesis, antecedence, apetalous, areopagus, beneficence, benevolence, bucephalus, contentiousness, defenselessness, dicephalous, digenesis, dimensionless, directionless, dysgenesis, edematous, edentulous, eleven-plus, eleven plus, forgetfulness, impetuousness, incredulous, inelegance, infectiousness, intelligence, irrelevance, licentiousness, maleficence, malevolence, momentousness, necessitous, offenseless, oogenesis, pangenesis, persepolis, pink elephants, preeminence, pretentiousness, shigellosis, state's evidence, syngenesis, synsepalous, tendentiousness, unpleasantness

5 syllables:
accidentalness, ambidextrousness, anagenesis, androgenesis, atelectasis, autocephalous, autogenesis, biogenesis, blastogenesis, caenogenesis, chondrogenesis, cladogenesis, conscientiousness, cytogenesis, diagenesis, diapedesis, dicotyledonous, direct evidence, duodenitis, ectogenesis, epigenesis, frontogenesis, gamogenesis, gamopetalous, gamosepalous, glycogenesis, gynogenesis, hearsay evidence, histogenesis, hydrocephalus, hyperemesis, hypnogenesis, ketogenesis, leptocephalus, macrocephalous, metagenesis, microcephalous, monogenesis, morphogenesis, mutagenesis, neurogenesis, oncogenesis, ontogenesis, orthogenesis, overcredulous, overemphasis, palingenesis, paragenesis, pathogenesis, pedogenesis, petrogenesis, phylogenesis, polygenesis, polypetalous, polysepalous, psychogenesis, schizogenesis, sporogenesis, thermogenesis, xenogenesis

6 syllables:
abiogenesis, agamogenesis, amelogenesis, anthropogenesis, atherogenesis, carcinogenesis, electrogenesis, embryogenesis, gametogenesis, hematogenesis, heterocephalus, heterogenesis, indirect evidence, magnetic resonance, osteogenesis, parthenogenesis, spermatogenesis, spermiogenesis, teratogenesis

7 syllables:
circumstantial evidence, gluconeogenesis

8 syllables:
artificial intelligence

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