3801 Verbs That End With E

Word Definitions Synonyms
abacinate blind by holding a red-hot metal plate before someone's eyes -
abase cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of humble, humiliate, mortify, chagrin
abate make less active or intense slack, slake
abate become less in amount or intensity slack, die away, slack off, let up
abbreviate reduce in scope while retaining essential elements cut, reduce, contract, shorten, abridge, foreshorten
abbreviate shorten -
abdicate give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or duties and obligations renounce
abduce advance evidence for cite, adduce
aberrate diverge from the expected -
aberrate diverge or deviate from the straight path; produce aberration -
abide dwell stay, bide
abide put up with something or somebody unpleasant digest, put up, endure, stand, stick out, stomach, suffer, support, bear, brook, tolerate
abjure formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure resile, retract, recant, forswear
ablactate gradually deprive (infants and young mammals) of mother's milk wean
ablate wear away through erosion or vaporization -
ablate remove an organ or bodily structure -
abnegate deny oneself (something); restrain, especially from indulging in some pleasure deny
abnegate surrender (power or a position) -
abnegate deny or renounce -
abominate find repugnant execrate, abhor, loathe
abrade wear away rub down, rub off, corrade, abrase
abrade rub hard or scrub scour
abrase wear away rub down, rub off, corrade, abrade
abridge reduce in scope while retaining essential elements cut, reduce, contract, shorten, abbreviate, foreshorten
abridge lessen, diminish, or curtail -
abrogate revoke formally -
abscise shed flowers and leaves and fruit following formation of a scar tissue -
abscise remove or separate by abscission -
absolve grant remission of a sin to shrive
absolve let off the hook free
absquatulate run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along run off, make off, decamp, go off, abscond, bolt
abuse treat badly step, ill-treat, ill-use, maltreat, mistreat
abuse change the inherent purpose or function of something pervert, misuse
abuse use foul or abusive language towards shout, clapperclaw, blackguard
abuse use wrongly or improperly or excessively -
abye make amends for expiate, aby, atone
accede yield to another's wish or opinion submit, bow, defer, give in
accede take on duties or office enter
accede to agree or express agreement acquiesce, assent
accelerate move faster speed, quicken, speed up
accelerate cause to move faster speed, speed up
accentuate to stress, single out as important punctuate, stress, emphasise, emphasize, accent
accentuate put stress on; utter with an accent stress, accent
acclimate get used to a certain climate acclimatise, acclimatize
acclimatise get used to a certain climate acclimate, acclimatize
acclimatize get used to a certain climate acclimate, acclimatise
accommodate be agreeable or acceptable to fit, suit
accommodate make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose adapt
accommodate provide with something desired or needed -
accommodate have room for; hold without crowding hold, admit
accommodate provide housing for lodge
accommodate provide a service or favor for someone oblige
accommodate make (one thing) compatible with (another) reconcile, conciliate
accoutre provide with military equipment accouter
accrete grow together (of plants and organs) grow together
accrete grow or become attached by accretion -
accrue grow by addition -
accrue come into the possession of fall
acculturate assimilate culturally -
accumulate get or gather together roll up, hoard, pile up, collect, compile, amass
accumulate increase in amount by collecting or gathering pile up, amass, gather, conglomerate, cumulate
accurse curse or declare to be evil or anathema or threaten with divine punishment execrate, comminate, anathematise, anathematize, anathemise, anathemize
accuse bring an accusation against; level a charge against incriminate, impeach, criminate
accuse blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against charge
ace succeed at easily nail, pass with flying colors, sail through, sweep through, breeze through
ace score an ace against -
ace play (a hole) in one stroke -
ace serve an ace against (someone) -
acerbate cause to be bitter or resentful envenom, embitter
acerbate make sour or bitter -
acetylate receive substitution of an acetyl group acetylise, acetylize
acetylate introduce an acetyl group into (a chemical compound) acetylise, acetylize
acetylise receive substitution of an acetyl group acetylate, acetylize
acetylise introduce an acetyl group into (a chemical compound) acetylate, acetylize
acetylize receive substitution of an acetyl group acetylate, acetylise
acetylize introduce an acetyl group into (a chemical compound) acetylate, acetylise
ache feel physical pain suffer, hurt
ache have a desire for something or someone who is not present languish, pine, yearn, yen
ache be the source of pain hurt, smart
achieve to gain with effort reach, attain, accomplish
achromatise remove color from achromatize
achromatize remove color from achromatise
acidulate make sour or more sour sour, acetify, acidify
acknowledge declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of admit
acknowledge report the receipt of receipt
acknowledge express recognition of the presence or existence of, or acquaintance with notice
acknowledge express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for recognise, recognize
acknowledge accept as legally binding and valid -
acknowledge accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority recognise, recognize, know
acquiesce to agree or express agreement accede, assent
acquire come into the possession of something concrete or abstract get
acquire take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect adopt, assume, take, take on
acquire come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes) develop, get, grow, produce
acquire locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar -
acquire win something through one's efforts gain, win
acquire gain knowledge or skills larn, learn
acquire gain through experience develop, evolve
activate put in motion or move to act set off, trip, trigger, spark, spark off, actuate, touch off, trigger off
activate make active or more active -
activate make more adsorptive -
activate aerate (sewage) so as to favor the growth of organisms that decompose organic matter aerate
activate make (substances) radioactive -
actualise make real or concrete; give reality or substance to realise, realize, substantiate, actualize
actualise represent or describe realistically actualize
actualize make real or concrete; give reality or substance to realise, realize, substantiate, actualise
actualize represent or describe realistically actualise
actuate put in motion or move to act set off, trip, trigger, activate, spark, spark off, touch off, trigger off
actuate give an incentive for action move, incite, prompt, propel, motivate
acuminate make sharp or acute; taper; make (something) come to a point -
addle mix up or confuse muddle, puddle
addle become rotten -
adduce advance evidence for cite, abduce
adhere be compatible or in accordance with -
adhere follow through or carry out a plan without deviation -
adhere come or be in close contact with; stick or hold together and resist separation stick, cohere, cling, cleave
adhere be a devoted follower or supporter stick
adhere be loyal to stick, stand by, stick by
adhere stick to firmly stick, bond, bind, stick to, hold fast
adjudge declare to be hold, declare
adjudicate put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of judge, try
adjudicate bring to an end; settle conclusively resolve, decide, settle
adjure ask for or request earnestly conjure, press, bid, entreat, beseech
adjure command solemnly -
admeasure determine the quantity of someone's share -
administrate work in an administrative capacity; supervise or be in charge of administer
admire feel admiration for look up to
admire look at with admiration -
adolesce become adolescent; pass through adolescence -
adore love intensely -
adulate flatter in an obsequious manner -
adulterate corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones stretch, load, debase, dilute
adumbrate describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or summary of outline, sketch
adumbrate give to understand insinuate, intimate
advance move forward, also in the metaphorical sense march on, move on, pass on, progress, go on
advance bring forward for consideration or acceptance throw out
advance increase or raise boost, supercharge
advance contribute to the progress or growth of boost, promote, encourage, further
advance cause to move forward bring forward
advance obtain advantages, such as points, etc. gain, make headway, pull ahead, gain ground, get ahead, win
advance develop in a positive way progress, get on, come on, get along, shape up, come along
advance develop further -
advance give a promotion to or assign to a higher position raise, upgrade, elevate, promote, kick upstairs
advance pay in advance -
advance move forward set ahead
advance rise in rate or price gain
advantage give an advantage to -
adventure take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome gamble, chance, risk, run a risk, hazard, take a chance, take chances
adventure put at risk stake, jeopardize, hazard, venture
advertise call attention to publicise, publicize, advertize
advertise make publicity for; try to sell (a product) push, promote, advertize
advertize make publicity for; try to sell (a product) push, promote, advertise
advertize call attention to publicise, publicize, advertise
advise give advice to rede, counsel
advise inform (somebody) of something give notice, apprise, apprize, notify, send word
advise make a proposal, declare a plan for something propose, suggest
advocate push for something recommend, urge
advocate speak, plead, or argue in favor of preach
aerate expose to fresh air air, air out
aerate aerate (sewage) so as to favor the growth of organisms that decompose organic matter activate
aerate impregnate, combine, or supply with oxygen oxygenate, oxygenise, oxygenize
aerosolise become dispersed as an aerosol aerosolize
aerosolise disperse as an aerosol aerosolize
aerosolize disperse as an aerosol aerosolise
aerosolize become dispersed as an aerosol aerosolise
aestivate sleep during summer estivate
affiance give to in marriage engage, plight, betroth
affiliate keep company with; hang out with associate, assort, consort
affiliate join in an affiliation -
affranchise grant freedom to; as from slavery or servitude enfranchise
age begin to seem older; get older -
age grow old or older get on, maturate, mature, senesce
age make older -
agglomerate form into one cluster -
agglutinate string together (morphemes in an agglutinating language) -
agglutinate clump together; as of bacteria, red blood cells, etc. -
aggrade build up to a level by depositing sediment -
aggrandise add details to pad, embellish, blow up, dramatise, dramatize, embroider, aggrandize, lard
aggrandize add details to pad, embellish, blow up, dramatise, dramatize, embroider, aggrandise, lard
aggravate make worse exacerbate, exasperate, worsen
aggravate exasperate or irritate exacerbate, exasperate
aggregate amount in the aggregate to -
aggregate gather in a mass, sum, or whole combine
aggrieve infringe on the rights of -
aggrieve cause to feel sorrow grieve
agitate try to stir up public opinion stir up, foment
agitate cause to be agitated, excited, or roused charge, rouse, excite, turn on, charge up, commove
agitate exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for press, push, campaign, crusade, fight
agitate move very slightly shift, stir, budge
agitate move or cause to move back and forth shake
agitate change the arrangement or position of vex, shake up, stir up, disturb, commove, raise up
agnise be fully aware or cognizant of realise, realize, recognise, recognize, agnize
agnize be fully aware or cognizant of realise, realize, recognise, recognize, agnise
agonise cause to agonize agonize
agonise suffer agony or anguish agonize
agonize cause to agonize agonise
agonize suffer agony or anguish agonise
agree be in accord; be in agreement hold, concur, concord
agree consent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something -
agree be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics check, jibe, match, tally, fit, gibe, correspond
agree go together consort, accord, harmonise, harmonize, concord, fit in
agree show grammatical agreement -
agree be agreeable or suitable -
agree achieve harmony of opinion, feeling, or purpose -
alchemise alter (elements) by alchemy alchemize
alchemize alter (elements) by alchemy alchemise
alcoholise treat or infuse with alcohol alcoholize
alcoholise make alcoholic, as by fermenting alcoholize