323 Verbs That End With D

Word Definitions Synonyms
abound be abundant or plentiful; exist in large quantities -
abound be in a state of movement or action bristle, burst
abscond run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along run off, make off, decamp, go off, absquatulate, bolt
accord go together consort, agree, harmonise, harmonize, concord, fit in
accord allow to have grant, allot
add make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of -
add state or say further supply, append
add bestow a quality on impart, bring, contribute, bestow, lend
add make an addition by combining numbers add together
add determine the sum of add together, tally, summate, total, sum, sum up, add up, tot, tot up, tote up
add constitute an addition -
afford be able to spare or give up -
afford be the cause or source of give, yield
afford have the financial means to do something or buy something -
afford afford access to give, open
aid give help or assistance; be of service help, assist
aid improve the condition of help
amend make amendments to -
amend to make better better, improve, meliorate, ameliorate
amend set straight or right repair, rectify, remediate, remedy
append add to the very end supplement, add on, affix
append fix to; attach tack, hang on, tack on, tag on
append state or say further add, supply
applaud clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate approval clap, spat, acclaim
applaud express that something is worthy of praise -
apprehend get the meaning of something dig, get the picture, grasp, grok, savvy, compass, comprehend
apprehend take into custody pick up, arrest, nail, cop, nab, collar
apprehend anticipate with dread or anxiety quail at
ascend travel up go up
ascend go back in order of genealogical succession -
ascend become king or queen -
ascend appear to be moving upward, as by means of tendrils climb up
ascend go along towards (a river's) source -
ascend slope upwards -
ascend come up, of celestial bodies rise, uprise, come up
ascend move to a better position in life or to a better job rise, move up
astound affect with wonder amaze, astonish
attend be present at (meetings, church services, university), etc. go to
attend take charge of or deal with see, look, take care
attend to accompany as a circumstance or follow as a result -
attend work for, or be a servant to attend to, serve, wait on, assist
attend give heed (to) hang, advert, pay heed, give ear
avoid stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or something -
avoid prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening; to protect from or to keep away anything undesirable; to ward off deflect, avert, ward off, head off, debar, obviate, stave off, fend off, forefend, forfend
avoid refrain from doing something -
avoid refrain from certain foods or beverages keep off
avoid declare invalid nullify, invalidate, quash, void, annul
award give, especially as an honor or reward present
award give as judged due or on the basis of merit grant
background understate the importance or quality of downplay, play down
backhand hit a tennis ball backhand -
bald grow bald; lose hair on one's head -
band bind or tie together, as with a band -
band attach a ring to the foot of, in order to identify ring
bard put a caparison on dress up, caparison, barde
bead form into beads, as of water or sweat, for example -
bead decorate by sewing beads onto -
bead string together like beads -
beard go along the rim, like a beard around the chin -
becloud make less visible or unclear obnubilate, obscure, cloud, mist, haze over, befog, fog
bed furnish with a bed -
bed place (plants) in a prepared bed of soil -
bed put to bed -
bed have sexual intercourse with make out, know, hump, bang, screw, love, roll in the hay, jazz, have a go at it, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, have sex, make love, do it, get it on, get laid, eff, sleep together, sleep with, be intimate, bonk, fuck, lie with
bed prepare for sleep retire, turn in, hit the hay, hit the sack, kip down, go to bed, go to sleep, sack out, crawl in
befriend become friends with -
begild decorate with, or as if with, gold leaf or liquid gold gild, engild
behead cut the head of decapitate, decollate
behold see with attention lay eyes on
bend form a curve flex
bend change direction -
bend cause (an object) to assume a crooked or angular form flex, turn, twist, deform
bend bend one's back forward from the waist on down stoop, crouch, bow
bend turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest deflect, turn away
bend bend a joint flex
bid propose a payment offer, tender
bid invoke upon wish
bid ask for or request earnestly conjure, press, entreat, adjure, beseech
bid make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands call
bid make a serious effort to attain something -
bid ask someone in a friendly way to do something invite
bind stick to firmly stick, bond, stick to, adhere, hold fast
bind create social or emotional ties tie, attach, bond
bind make fast; tie or secure, with or as if with a rope -
bind wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose bandage
bind secure with or as if with ropes tie up, tie down, truss
bind bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted hold, obligate, oblige
bind provide with a binding -
bind fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord tie
bind form a chemical bond with -
bind cause to be constipated constipate
bird watch and study birds in their natural habitat birdwatch
blackguard subject to laughter or ridicule roast, guy, rib, ridicule, jest at, make fun, poke fun, laugh at
blackguard use foul or abusive language towards abuse, shout, clapperclaw
blacklead cover with graphite -
bleed lose blood from one's body hemorrhage, shed blood
bleed draw blood phlebotomise, phlebotomize, leech
bleed get or extort (money or other possessions) from someone -
bleed be diffused run
bleed drain of liquid or steam -
blend combine into one immingle, intermingle, intermix
blend blend or harmonize go, blend in
blend mix together different elements flux, fuse, combine, mix, immix, meld, merge, coalesce, commingle, conflate
blind render unable to see -
blind make blind by putting the eyes out -
blind make dim by comparison or conceal dim
blindfold cover the eyes of (someone) to prevent him from seeing -
blood smear with blood, as in a hunting initiation rite, where the face of a person is smeared with the blood of the kill -
board get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.) get on
board live and take one's meals at or in room
board lodge and take meals (at) -
board provide food and lodging (for) -
bobsled ride a bobsled bob
bombard cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile pelt
bombard throw bombs at or attack with bombs bomb
bombard address with continuously or persistently, as if with a barrage barrage
bombard direct high energy particles or radiation against -
bond stick to firmly stick, bind, stick to, adhere, hold fast
bond create social or emotional ties tie, attach, bind
bond issue bonds on -
bond bring together in a common cause or emotion draw together
bottlefeed feed (infants) with a bottle -
bound move forward by leaps and bounds jump, spring, leap
bound form the boundary of; be contiguous to border
bound place limits on (extent or amount or access) restrict, confine, throttle, trammel, limit
bound spring back; spring away from an impact rebound, recoil, resile, reverberate, ricochet, spring, bounce, take a hop
brad fasten with brads -
braid make by braiding or interlacing lace, plait
braid decorate with braids or ribbons -
braid form or weave into a braid or braids pleach
brand burn with a branding iron to indicate ownership; of animals -
brand to accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful mark, denounce, stigmatise, stigmatize
brand mark with a brand or trademark trademark, brandmark
brand mark or expose as infamous post
bread cover with bread crumbs -
breastfeed give suck to suck, nurse, give suck, wet-nurse, suckle, lactate
breed call forth engender, spawn
breed copulate with a female, used especially of horses cover
breed cause to procreate (animals) -
breed have young (animals) or reproduce (organisms) multiply
brood think moodily or anxiously about something dwell
brood hang over, as of something threatening, dark, or menacing hover, bulk large, loom
brood be in a huff and display one's displeasure pout, sulk
brood be in a huff; be silent or sullen stew, grizzle
brood sit on (eggs) cover, incubate, hatch
bud develop buds -
bud start to grow or develop -
build make by combining materials and parts make, construct
build form or accumulate steadily progress, build up, work up
build build or establish something abstract establish
build improve the cleansing action of -
build order, supervise, or finance the construction of -
build give form to, according to a plan -
build be engaged in building -
build found or ground -
build bolster or strengthen build up, ramp up, work up
build develop and grow -
buttweld join by a butt weld butt-weld
card separate the fibers of tease
card ask someone for identification to determine whether he or she is old enough to consume liquor -
cheerlead act as a cheerleader in a sports event -
chord play chords on (a stringed instrument) -
chord bring into consonance, harmony, or accord while making music or singing harmonise, harmonize
clapboard cover with clapboards -
cloud make overcast or cloudy overcast
cloud make less visible or unclear obnubilate, obscure, mist, haze over, becloud, befog, fog
cloud billow up in the form of a cloud -
cloud make gloomy or depressed -
cloud place under suspicion or cast doubt upon corrupt, defile, sully, taint
cloud make less clear -
cloud colour with streaks or blotches of different shades mottle, dapple
cloud make milky or dull -
cod fool or hoax take in, gull, befool, fool, put on, dupe, put one across, put one over, slang
cod harass with persistent criticism or carping ride, rally, bait, rag, tease, razz, tantalise, tantalize, taunt, twit
command be in command of -
command make someone do something require
command demand as one's due -
command look down on overlook, dominate, overtop
command exercise authoritative control or power over control
commend express approbation of -
commend present as worthy of regard, kindness, or confidence -
commend give to in charge -
commend express a good opinion of recommend
commend mention as by way of greeting or to indicate friendship remember
compound make more intense, stronger, or more marked heighten, intensify, deepen
compound put or add together combine
compound calculate principal and interest -
compound create by mixing or combining -
compound combine so as to form a whole; mix combine
comprehend get the meaning of something dig, get the picture, grasp, grok, savvy, compass, apprehend
comprehend to become aware of through the senses perceive
comprehend include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory embrace, cover, encompass
concord go together consort, accord, agree, harmonise, harmonize, fit in
concord arrange by concord or agreement -
concord arrange the words of a text so as to create a concordance -
concord be in accord; be in agreement hold, agree, concur
condescend behave in a patronizing and condescending manner -
condescend do something that one considers to be below one's dignity descend, deign
condescend debase oneself morally, act in an undignified, unworthy, or dishonorable way stoop, lower oneself
condescend treat condescendingly patronise, patronize
confound be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly discombobulate, confuse, bedevil, befuddle, fox, fuddle, throw
confound mistake one thing for another confuse
contend maintain or assert postulate
contend have an argument about something debate, fence, argue
contend to make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation repugn, contest
contend succeed in doing, achieving, or producing (something) with the limited or inadequate means available make out, deal, get by, make do, manage, grapple, cope
contend compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others vie, compete
contend be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight struggle, fight
copyread edit and correct (written or printed material) subedit, copyedit
cord stack in cords -
cord bind or tie with a cord -
correspond be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics check, jibe, match, tally, agree, fit, gibe
correspond be equivalent or parallel, in mathematics equate
correspond exchange messages -
correspond take the place of or be parallel or equivalent to stand for, represent
countermand cancel officially reverse, overturn, vacate, lift, revoke, annul, repeal, rescind
crossbreed breed animals or plants using parents of different races and varieties cross, interbreed, hybridise, hybridize
crowd cause to herd, drive, or crowd together herd
crowd fill or occupy to the point of overflowing -
crowd to gather together in large numbers crowd together
crowd approach a certain age or speed push
cuckold be sexually unfaithful to one's partner in marriage wander, cheat, cheat on, betray
defend argue or speak in defense of support, fend for
defend be on the defensive; act against an attack -
defend protect against a challenge or attack hold, guard
defend fight against or resist strongly oppose, fight, fight back, fight down
defend protect or fight for as a champion champion
defend be the defense counsel for someone in a trial represent
defend state or assert maintain
defraud deprive of by deceit con, nobble, mulct, rook, hornswoggle, diddle, goldbrick, scam, short-change, swindle, victimize, bunco
demand request urgently and forcefully -
demand require as useful, just, or proper involve, postulate, take, call for, ask, require, necessitate, need
demand claim as due or just exact
demand lay legal claim to -
demand summon to court -
demand ask to be informed of -
depend be contingent upon (something that is elided) -
depend have faith or confidence in reckon, rely, swear, calculate, count, bank, bet, look
descend move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way go down, come down, fall
descend come from; be connected by a relationship of blood, for example derive, come
descend do something that one considers to be below one's dignity deign, condescend
descend come as if by falling settle, fall
despond lose confidence or hope; become dejected -
disaccord be different from one another disagree, discord
disband cause to break up or cease to function -
disband stop functioning or cohering as a unit dissolve
disbud thin out buds to improve the quality of the remaining flowers -
disbud destroy undeveloped horn buds (of cattle) -
discard throw or cast away dispose, fling, toss, put away, cast aside, cast away, cast out, chuck out, throw away, throw out, toss away, toss out
discord be different from one another disaccord, disagree
dispread spread abroad or out -
disregard refuse to acknowledge ignore, cut, snub
disregard bar from attention or consideration ignore, push aside, discount, dismiss, brush aside, brush off
disregard give little or no attention to neglect, ignore
distend become wider dilate
distend cause to expand as if by internal pressure -
distend swell from or as if from internal pressure -
dogsled travel with a dogsled mush
download transfer a file or program from a central computer to a smaller computer or to a computer at a remote location -
dread be afraid or scared of; be frightened of fear
dumbfound be a mystery or bewildering to nonplus, mystify, perplex, pose, puzzle, get, gravel, stick, stupefy, vex, amaze, baffle, beat, bewilder, flummox
embed fix or set securely or deeply implant, plant, imbed, engraft
embed attach to, as a journalist to a military unit when reporting on a war -
emend make improvements or corrections to -
end have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical stop, terminate, finish, cease
end bring to an end or halt terminate
end be the end of; be the last or concluding part of terminate
end put an end to -
enfold enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering enclose, envelop, enwrap, wrap
engild decorate with, or as if with, gold leaf or liquid gold gild, begild
enshroud cover as if with a shroud cover, hide, shroud