3652 Nouns That End With T

Word Definitions Synonyms
abandonment the act of giving something up desertion, forsaking
abandonment withdrawing support or help despite allegiance or responsibility defection, desertion
abandonment the voluntary surrender of property (or a right to property) without attempting to reclaim it or give it away -
abasement a low or downcast state degradation, abjection
abasement depriving one of self-esteem humiliation
abashment feeling embarrassed due to modesty bashfulness
abatement an interruption in the intensity or amount of something reprieve, respite, suspension, hiatus
abatement the act of abating -
abbot the superior of an abbey of monks archimandrite
abducent a small motor nerve supplying the lateral rectus muscle of the eye nervus abducens, sixth cranial nerve, abducens, abducens nerve, abducent nerve
aberrant one whose behavior departs substantially from the norm of a group -
abetment the verbal act of urging on instigation, abettal
abiogenist a believer in abiogenesis -
ablaut a vowel whose quality or length is changed to indicate linguistic distinctions (such as sing sang sung song) -
abolishment the act of abolishing a system or practice or institution (especially abolishing slavery) abolition
abolitionist a reformer who favors abolishing slavery emancipationist
abort the act of terminating a project or procedure before it is completed -
abortifacient a drug (or other chemical agent) that causes abortion aborticide, abortion-inducing drug
abortionist a person (who should be a doctor) who terminates pregnancies -
abradant a substance that abrades or wears down abrasive, abrasive material
abradant a tool or machine used for wearing down or smoothing or polishing abrader
abridgement a shortened version of a written work condensation, capsule, abridgment
abridgment a shortened version of a written work condensation, capsule, abridgement
abscondment the act of running away secretly (as to avoid arrest) decampment
absolutist one who advocates absolutism -
absorbent a material having capacity or tendency to absorb another substance absorbent material
abstinent a person who refrains from drinking intoxicating beverages nondrinker, abstainer
abstract a concept or idea not associated with any specific instance abstraction
abstract a sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory outline, precis, synopsis
abstractionist a painter of abstract pictures abstract artist
abutment point of contact between two objects or parts -
abutment a masonry support that touches and directly receives thrust or pressure of an arch or bridge -
abvolt a unit of potential equal to one-hundred-millionth of a volt -
abwatt a power unit equal to the power dissipated when 1 abampere flows across a potential difference of 1 abvolt (one ten-thousandth of a milliwatt) -
accent distinctive manner of oral expression speech pattern
accent special importance or significance emphasis
accent the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people idiom, dialect
accent the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch) stress, emphasis
accent a diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a vowel to indicate a special pronunciation accent mark
accident an unfortunate mishap; especially one causing damage or injury -
accident anything that happens suddenly or by chance without an apparent cause stroke, chance event, fortuity
accompaniment an event or situation that happens at the same time as or in connection with another co-occurrence, concomitant, attendant
accompaniment a musical part (vocal or instrumental) that supports or provides background for other musical parts support, backup, musical accompaniment
accompaniment something added to complete or embellish or make perfect complement
accompaniment the act of accompanying someone or something in order to protect them escort
accompanist a person who provides musical accompaniment (usually on a piano) accompanyist
accompanyist a person who provides musical accompaniment (usually on a piano) accompanist
accomplishment the action of accomplishing something achievement
accomplishment an ability that has been acquired by training acquisition, attainment, skill, acquirement
accordionist a musician who plays the accordion -
accouchement the parturition process in human beings; having a baby; the process of giving birth to a child vaginal birth, childbearing, childbirth
account a record or narrative description of past events history, story, chronicle
account a short account of the news report, story, news report, write up
account a formal contractual relationship established to provide for regular banking or brokerage or business services business relationship
account a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc. explanation
account grounds score
account importance or value -
account a statement of recent transactions and the resulting balance accounting, account statement
account the act of informing by verbal report report
account an itemized statement of money owed for goods shipped or services rendered bill, invoice
account the quality of taking advantage -
accountant someone who maintains and audits business accounts controller, comptroller
accouterment clothing that is worn or carried, but not part of your main clothing accessory, accoutrement
accoutrement clothing that is worn or carried, but not part of your main clothing accessory, accouterment
accruement the act of accumulating accrual, accumulation
achievement the action of accomplishing something accomplishment
acknowledgement the state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged recognition, acknowledgment
acknowledgement a statement acknowledging something or someone acknowledgment
acknowledgment the state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged recognition, acknowledgement
acknowledgment a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage reference, quotation, credit, mention, citation, cite
acknowledgment a statement acknowledging something or someone acknowledgement
acquirement an ability that has been acquired by training accomplishment, acquisition, attainment, skill
acrobat an athlete who performs acts requiring skill and agility and coordination -
acrodont an animal having teeth consolidated with the summit of the alveolar ridge without sockets -
act a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body enactment
act something that people do or cause to happen deed, human action, human activity
act a subdivision of a play or opera or ballet -
act a short performance that is part of a longer program routine, turn, number, bit
act a manifestation of insincerity -
activist a militant reformer militant
adamant very hard native crystalline carbon valued as a gem diamond
addict someone who is so ardently devoted to something that it resembles an addiction nut, junkie, junky, freak
addict someone who is physiologically dependent on a substance or activity -
adduct a compound formed by an addition reaction -
adept someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field ace, genius, sensation, star, whiz, hotshot, maven, mavin, whizz, wiz, wizard, superstar, virtuoso, champion
adherent someone who believes and helps to spread the doctrine of another disciple
adit a nearly horizontal passage from the surface into a mine -
adjournment the termination of a meeting dissolution
adjournment the act of postponing to another time or place -
adjunct something added to another thing but not an essential part of it -
adjunct a person who is an assistant or subordinate to another -
adjunct a construction that can be used to extend the meaning of a word or phrase but is not one of the main constituents of a sentence -
adjustment making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances accommodation, fitting
adjustment the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment) modification, alteration
adjustment the act of adjusting something to match a standard readjustment, registration
adjustment the process of adapting to something (such as environmental conditions) adaptation, adaption
adjustment an amount added or deducted on the basis of qualifying circumstances allowance
adjutant an officer who acts as military assistant to a more senior officer aide, aide-de-camp
adjutant large Indian stork with a military gait adjutant bird, adjutant stork, Leptoptilus dubius
adjuvant an additive that enhances the effectiveness of medical treatment -
admonishment a firm rebuke monition, admonition
adolescent a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity stripling, teen, teenager
adornment a decoration of color or interest that is added to relieve plainness -
adornment the action of decorating yourself with something colorful and interesting -
adsorbent a material having capacity or tendency to adsorb another substance adsorbent material
adult a fully developed person from maturity onward grownup
adult any mature animal -
adulterant any substance that lessens the purity or effectiveness of a substance adulterator
advancement encouragement of the progress or growth or acceptance of something promotion, furtherance
advancement the act of moving forward (as toward a goal) procession, progress, progression, onward motion, advance, forward motion
advancement gradual improvement or growth or development progress
advent arrival that has been awaited (especially of something momentous) coming
advert a public promotion of some product or service advertising, ad, advertisement, advertizement, advertizing
advertisement a public promotion of some product or service advertising, ad, advert, advertizement, advertizing
advertizement a public promotion of some product or service advertising, ad, advert, advertisement, advertizing
advisement careful consideration deliberation, weighing
aerialist an acrobat who performs in the air (as on a rope or trapeze) -
aeronaut someone who operates an aircraft airman, aviator, flier, flyer
aetiologist a specialist in the etiology of diseases etiologist
affect the conscious subjective aspect of feeling or emotion -
afferent a nerve that passes impulses from receptors toward or to the central nervous system sensory nerve, afferent nerve
affiant a person who makes an affidavit -
affidavit written declaration made under oath; a written statement sworn to be true before someone legally authorized to administer an oath -
affluent an affluent person; a person who is financially well off -
affluent a branch that flows into the main stream feeder, confluent, tributary
affright an overwhelming feeling of fear and anxiety terror, panic
affront a deliberately offensive act or something producing the effect of deliberate disrespect insult
aftereffect any result that follows its cause after an interval -
aftereffect a delayed effect of a drug or therapy -
aftershaft a supplementary feather (usually small) on the underside of the base of the shaft of some feathers in some birds -
afterthought thinking again about a choice previously made reconsideration, rethink, second thought
afterthought an addition that was not included in the original plan -
agent an active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect -
agent a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations -
agent a substance that exerts some force or effect -
agent a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission factor, broker
agent any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau federal agent
agent the semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause agentive role
aggrandisement the act of increasing the wealth or prestige or power or scope of something elevation, aggrandizement
aggrandizement the act of increasing the wealth or prestige or power or scope of something elevation, aggrandisement
aglet metal or plastic sheath over the end of a shoelace or ribbon aiglet
aglet ornamental tagged cord or braid on the shoulder of a uniform aiglet, aiguilette
agonist the principal character in a work of fiction protagonist
agonist someone involved in a contest or battle (as in an agon) -
agonist a muscle that contracts while another relaxes -
agonist (biochemistry) a drug that can combine with a receptor on a cell to produce a physiological reaction -
agreement the statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises understanding
agreement compatibility of observations correspondence
agreement harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters accord
agreement the thing arranged or agreed to arrangement
agreement the determination of grammatical inflection on the basis of word relations concord
agreement the verbal act of agreeing -
agriculturalist someone concerned with the science or art or business of cultivating the soil cultivator, raiser, grower, agriculturist
agriculturist someone concerned with the science or art or business of cultivating the soil cultivator, raiser, grower, agriculturalist
agronomist an expert in soil management and field-crop production -
aiglet metal or plastic sheath over the end of a shoelace or ribbon aglet
aiglet ornamental tagged cord or braid on the shoulder of a uniform aglet, aiguilette
aigret a long plume (especially one of egret feathers) worn on a hat or a piece of jewelry in the shape of a plume aigrette
ailment an often persistent bodily disorder or disease; a cause for complaining complaint, ill
airburst an explosion in the atmosphere -
aircraft a vehicle that can fly -
airlift transportation of people or goods by air (especially when other means of access are unavailable) lift
airport an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargo drome, aerodrome, airdrome