Rhyme Your Way to Better Writing: A List of 70 English Words That Rhyme

Rhyming can be a fun and effective way to add musicality and interest to your writing. Whether you’re composing a poem, writing a song, or just looking for words that sound similar, this list of 70 English words that rhyme is sure to come in handy. From common rhymes like ‘cat’ and ‘hat’ to more obscure pairs like ‘flour’ and ‘hour,’ you’ll find a wide range of options to choose from.”

Rhyming Words

What are Rhyming Words?

Rhyming words are words that have the same ending sound. For example, the words ‘cat’, ‘hat’, and ‘rat’ all rhyme because they end with the same sound (-at). Rhyming words are often used in poetry and songwriting to create a musical or rhythmic effect. They can also be used in children’s literature and in other types of writing to add a playful or humorous element.

Some common examples of rhyming words in English include ‘love’ and ‘dove’, ‘blue’ and ‘shoe’, and ‘day’ and ‘say’. There are many different pairs of rhyming words in English, and some words can rhyme with multiple other words depending on their spelling and pronunciation.

Things to remember about the difference between rhyming words and homophones:

Rhyming words have different beginning sounds, but have the same vowel and ending sounds, for example: cat/sat/pat/hat, spin/fin/chin/pin, etc. Homophones are words that sound alike but have different meanings and spellings, for example, pain/pane, hi/high/, you/yew/ewe, there/their/they’re, to/too/two.

The Benefit of Using Rhyming Words in Writing

  • Rhyming words can create a musical or rhythmic effect in a text, which can make it more enjoyable to read or listen to. This can be especially useful in poetry and songwriting, as it helps to create a sense of flow and structure.
  • Rhyming words can add a playful or humorous element to a text, which can be especially effective in children’s literature. Kids often enjoy the repetition and predictability of rhyme, and it can make the text more engaging and memorable for them.
  • Using rhyme can help with the memorization and recall of a text. When words rhyme, they create a pattern that is easier for the brain to remember, which can make it easier for readers to recall the text later on. This can be especially useful in poetry and other types of literature that are meant to be recited or memorized.
  • Rhyme can also be used as a literary device to create a specific mood or atmosphere in a text. For example, a poet might use rhyme to create a lighthearted or whimsical mood, or to contrast with darker or more serious themes.

List of Words that Rhyme in English

This is a comprehensive list of words that rhyme in English for your reference. Take a look!

  • Cat – Sat – Bat
  • Ball – Fall – Tall
  • Right – Kite – Height
  • Owl – Towel – Growl
  • Bore – Four – Roar
  • Rock – Chalk – Hawk
  • One – Gun – Won
  • Face – Place – Race
  • Boat – Coat – Float
  • All – Ball – Call
  • Cave – Gave – Save
  • Jump – Bump – Lump
  • Day – Stay – Hay
  • Hole – Mole – Stole
  • Hot – Not – Cot
  • Cook – Look – Hook
  • Seed – Feed – Weed
  • Map – Sap – Lap
  • Skip – Drip – Lip
  • Wit – Hit – Sit
  • Love – Dove – Glove
  • Bird – Heard
  • Red – Bed – Said
  • Happy – Nappy – Sappy
  • Well – Sell – Tell
  • Hill – Will – Kill
  • Hide – Tide – Wide
  • Sing – Wing – King
  • Cow – How – Now
  • Kick – Pick – Lick
  • Ad – Add
  • Blew – Blue
  • Bear – Bare
  • Days – Daze
  • Flee – Flea
  • Read – Red
  • Write – Right
  • Made – Maid
  • Peace – Piece
  • Pail – Pale
  • Reign – Rain
  • Very – Vary
  • Wool – Fool
  • Rig – Dig
  • Pet – Met
  • Soon – Moon
  • Hop – Pop
  • Make – Cake
  • Hero – Zero
  • Change – Range
  • Caller – Taller
  • Bridge – Fridge
  • Sheet – Feet
  • Pen – Men
  • Win – Bin
  • Sand – Band
  • Bag – Rag
  • Moat – Goat
  • Dish – Wish
  • Main – Pain
  • Meet – Greet
  • Seven – Heaven
  • Nine – Wine
  • Ten – Hen
  • Four – Door
  • Three – Tree
  • Two – Shoe
  • Six – Sticks
  • Eight – Skate

With this list of 70 English words that rhyme, you’ll have plenty of options to choose from when adding rhyme to your writing and poetry. Experiment with different combinations and have fun!

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Mercy
Mercy
2 years ago

 

Tara R
Tara R
1 year ago
Reply to  Mercy

Happy Birthday ! Hope it’s a “Happy One”! Forever and Always, I Love You !!!!! ☯️😘🥳

skyli kanzler
skyli kanzler
1 year ago
Reply to  Tara R

that does not rhyme

Benjamin Ajayi
Benjamin Ajayi
3 months ago
Reply to  skyli kanzler

Thanks dear friend

peme969
peme969
4 months ago
Reply to  Tara R

WTF YOU BELIEVE IN TOASISM YOU ARE A DEVIL WORSHIPER!! DARK SIDE DO BE YIN AND LIGHT SIDE DO BE YAN OR I MIGHT HAVE FORE GOTTEN!! 😉

Last edited 4 months ago by peme969
hgk
hgk
2 years ago

its great

samarth
samarth
1 year ago
Reply to  hgk

good

Benjamin Ajayi
Benjamin Ajayi
3 months ago
Reply to  hgk

It nothing bro

echo
echo
2 years ago

helpful 

ruby
ruby
2 years ago

hi

peme969
peme969
4 months ago
Reply to  ruby

YOU’VE BEEN SAYING, “HI, I AM CRINGING OUT”!!

ruby
ruby
2 years ago

fuck I cut my leg

i am happy for ruby
i am happy for ruby
1 year ago
Reply to  ruby

yay

death
death
1 year ago
Reply to  ruby

you good????

Ho No
Ho No
1 year ago
Reply to  ruby

Congratulations

Khaled
Khaled
11 months ago
Reply to  ruby

you fucking bitch stop swearing dick head

Christiana
Christiana
11 months ago
Reply to  ruby

Your so shit even though I’m swearing actually shut the fuck up why am I talking to a dick head kid

bruh
bruh
9 months ago
Reply to  ruby

rhymes but theres cussing in it-

peme969
peme969
4 months ago
Reply to  ruby

WHAT DOES THAT MEAN CRINGEE’O!!??!!

Last edited 4 months ago by peme969
Ridhima agrawal
Ridhima agrawal
2 years ago

I want a defination of rhyming words

Cock head
Cock head
1 year ago

Bruh your a dumbass

Christiana
Christiana
11 months ago
Reply to  Cock head

Why don’t you fucker

Lucy C.J
Lucy C.J
11 months ago
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bruh
bruh
9 months ago
Reply to  Cock head

Rude much shes just wants a definition-

peme969
peme969
4 months ago
Reply to  Cock head

WHY DID YOU SAY THAT THAT PERSON IS EXPRESSING HIS/HERSELF!! YOU MIGHT BE THE DUM ONE!!
COCK HEAD!! 😉

Last edited 4 months ago by peme969
peme969
peme969
4 months ago

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AADHIL
AADHIL
2 years ago

Super Junior devil live in the morning
Rk
This is my photo

jhvibuyvgvuy
jhvibuyvgvuy
1 year ago
Reply to  AADHIL

🙂

peme969
peme969
4 months ago
Reply to  AADHIL

YOU ARE A SUPER DEVIL WORSHIPER GO TO HELL;)

AADHIL
AADHIL
2 years ago

Fyhgyhhj soper

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FMe
FMe
2 years ago
Reply to  AADHIL

Wtf
😴

bruh
bruh
9 months ago
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dont be mean its just a photo-

Ho No
Ho No
1 year ago
Reply to  AADHIL

Why would you post photos of yourself online as a minor…

peme969
peme969
4 months ago
Reply to  AADHIL

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Benjamin Ajayi
Benjamin Ajayi
3 months ago
Reply to  AADHIL

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Triumph
Triumph
2 years ago

Nice

SRINIVITHA
SRINIVITHA
2 years ago

NOT BAD

Favour Chioma Ifeanyichukwu
Favour Chioma Ifeanyichukwu
2 years ago

Yes

karen
karen
2 years ago

b jk

alex
alex
2 years ago

777

Kashvi Sharma
Kashvi Sharma
2 years ago

Hour – flower –

sex gaming
sex gaming
2 years ago

im sex

Hazel
Hazel
9 months ago
Reply to  sex gaming

What the freaking stupid piece of f*cking sh*t

steffany
steffany
8 months ago
Reply to  sex gaming

bruh get tf out of here bye your done

peme969
peme969
4 months ago
Reply to  sex gaming

YOU DUM SEXIST!!;)

jim allen
jim allen
2 years ago

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Lilly
Lilly
2 years ago

LOL
Hehe

Ella
Ella
2 years ago

Hi there i am Ella

renaye
renaye
8 months ago
Reply to  Ella

go away

Caryah Williams
Caryah Williams
2 years ago

hey

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w4etxrhysnbz4zte5ye
2 years ago

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Lol
Lol
2 years ago

I got some rhyming words which are: Fun, bun, run

Mr. Nobody
Mr. Nobody
1 year ago
Reply to  Lol

Lol, shawl, doll

Ho No
Ho No
1 year ago
Reply to  Mr. Nobody

Pecks, Ex, Rex 🙂

wasantha
wasantha
2 years ago

cvb

Rajeswari Nayak
Rajeswari Nayak
2 years ago

Nice 👍👍
It is helpful for me

Abdihakim
Abdihakim
1 year ago

4353454545!@#$%^&*()_+ memes -_- d-_-b ^_^

Melina
Melina
1 year ago

So, I wanted 6 rhyming words altogether ’cause it isn’t helping me at all

Rocío de María Bardales Cordón
Rocío de María Bardales Cordón
1 year ago

Good after miss

Sumina begum laskar
Sumina begum laskar
1 year ago

Yes

Sri
Sri
1 year ago

It’s great and very helpful

Ethan
Ethan
1 year ago

I like this list of ryhmes

Ethan
Ethan
1 year ago

:/

Lina Azad
Lina Azad
1 year ago

Thanks for such a useful lesson.

Sartaj
Sartaj
1 year ago

Nice

Sidikat
Sidikat
1 year ago

I’m impressed

GGBD Songs
GGBD Songs
1 year ago

Very bad rhymes ever

peme969
peme969
4 months ago
Reply to  GGBD Songs

DO ONE THAN YOU!!

Prem
Prem
1 year ago

Care – stare – where

TKA
TKA
1 year ago

Love it

Jayapriya
Jayapriya
1 year ago

Say

Deepak
Deepak
1 year ago

Screen

FlamingSkull
FlamingSkull
1 year ago

Heres a rapI made: Man, nigga thats that stuff I dont like. Man, nigga thats just how we start fights. Better run before i get a little bite. MAN, NIGGA why dont you just fly your self a kite. I DONT THINK YOU WANNA BLACK EYE TODAY. Well you better get yourself a tie today. Or you could just fly away. Man thats what whimps do… Oh, lemme call your.pimp-arrgo… Man, another one. That just give me troublesome. I feel wet like raining cum. Stop runnin for I pull out my gun. Dont believe me? Watch me stare… Bet chu… Read more »

Aubrey
Aubrey
1 year ago
Reply to  FlamingSkull

Awesome

Christiana
Christiana
11 months ago
Reply to  FlamingSkull

bravo good rhyming nigga

jessica R Martin
jessica R Martin
1 year ago

Shes more like a whore!!

Abigail Morales
Abigail Morales
1 year ago

nice

Jennifer
Jennifer
1 year ago

Happy birthday 🐢🐟🕷🥽

L.Klein
L.Klein
1 year ago

wool rhymes with full not fool where I live in the Midwest USA. These lists are always problematic because of the variety of English pronunciation (Canadian proNOUNciation)

AnnaLouise Day
AnnaLouise Day
1 year ago

Will this help me do a rap song

Justt Dalu
Justt Dalu
11 months ago
Reply to  AnnaLouise Day

Maybe

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peme969
peme969
4 months ago
Reply to  AnnaLouise Day

WTF

Galaxy
Galaxy
1 year ago

Hi I’m Galaxy
🌌

Christiana
Christiana
11 months ago
Reply to  Galaxy

Fuck of your not 🤣🤣 LMAOO

skyli kanzler
skyli kanzler
1 year ago

Try liMerrick

peme969
peme969
4 months ago
Reply to  skyli kanzler

YES DO!! I’M TRYING TO DO A LIMERICK

aarish
aarish
1 year ago

I like it

keyana
keyana
1 year ago

search does not rhyme with bird and heard

ruth sdfgh
ruth sdfgh
1 year ago

ruth

Ropafadzo
Ropafadzo
1 year ago

this is very helpful