logo

once: Associated Words Filter by Noun/Verb/Adjective/Adverb, Position, Positive/Negative, Common/Rare, Syllables & more. Words described by once & Words describing once

Refine Wordlist

Part of speech

Sentiment

Word Position

Usage Frequency

Number of Syllables


huffcap

A blusterer; a bully. Obs. -- a. Blustering; swaggering. Obs. Bp. Hall.

More 'huffcap' Meaning


informidable

Not formidable; not to be feared or dreaded. Obs. "Foe not informidable." Milton.

More 'informidable' Meaning


obstetrical

  • adjective of or relating to or used in or practicing obstetrics
    obstetric.
    • obstetric hospital

More 'obstetrical' Meaning


woof

  • noun the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving
    weft; filling; pick.

More 'woof' Meaning


bong

  • noun a dull resonant sound as of a bell
  • verb ring loudly and deeply
    • the big bell bonged

More 'bong' Meaning


misdoubt

To be suspicious of; to have suspicion. Obs.
I do not misdoubt my wife. Shak.

More 'misdoubt' Meaning


yip

  • noun a sharp high-pitched cry (especially by a dog)
    yelping; yelp.
  • verb bark in a high-pitched tone
    yelp; yap.
    • the puppies yelped

More 'yip' Meaning


drumble

To be sluggish or lazy; to be confused. Obs. Shak.

More 'drumble' Meaning


bigamous

  • adjective satellite of illegal marriage to a second person while legally married to a first

More 'bigamous' Meaning


womb

  • noun a hollow muscular organ in the pelvic cavity of females; contains the developing fetus
    uterus.

More 'womb' Meaning


didine

(Zoöl.) Like or pertaining to the genus Didus, or the dodo.

More 'didine' Meaning


caddy

  • noun a can for storing tea
    tea caddy.
  • verb act as a caddie and carry clubs for a player
    caddie.

More 'caddy' Meaning


impetrate

Obtained by entreaty. Obs. Ld. Herbert.

More 'impetrate' Meaning


fantail

  • noun an overhang consisting of the fan-shaped part of the deck extending aft of the sternpost of a ship

More 'fantail' Meaning


snowshoe

  • noun a device to help you walk on deep snow; a lightweight frame shaped like a racquet is strengthened with cross pieces and contains a network of thongs; one is worn on each foot
  • verb travel on snowshoes
    • After a heavy snowfall, we have to snowshoe to the grocery store

More 'snowshoe' Meaning


hiccup

  • noun (usually plural) the state of having reflex spasms of the diaphragm accompanied by a rapid closure of the glottis producing an audible sound; sometimes a symptom of indigestion
    singultus; hiccough.
    • how do you cure the hiccups?
  • verb breathe spasmodically, and make a sound
    hiccough.
    • When you have to hiccup, drink a glass of cold water

More 'hiccup' Meaning


unpin

  • verb remove the pins from; unfasten the pins of

More 'unpin' Meaning


berra

  • noun United States baseball player (born 1925)
    Lawrence Peter Berra; Yogi; Yogi Berra.

More 'berra' Meaning


uncase

  • verb get undressed
    peel; strip down; undress; strip; unclothe; disrobe; discase.
    • please don't undress in front of everybody!
    • She strips in front of strangers every night for a living

More 'uncase' Meaning


ovulate

  • verb produce and discharge eggs
    • women ovulate about once every month

More 'ovulate' Meaning


quip

  • noun a witty saying
    epigram.
  • noun witty remark
    wisecrack; sally; crack.

More 'quip' Meaning


hiccup

  • noun (usually plural) the state of having reflex spasms of the diaphragm accompanied by a rapid closure of the glottis producing an audible sound; sometimes a symptom of indigestion
    singultus; hiccough.
    • how do you cure the hiccups?
  • verb breathe spasmodically, and make a sound
    hiccough.
    • When you have to hiccup, drink a glass of cold water

More 'hiccup' Meaning


wisecrack

  • noun witty remark
    sally; quip; crack.
  • verb make a comment, usually ironic

More 'wisecrack' Meaning


chassid

  • noun a member of a Jewish sect that observes a form of strict Orthodox Judaism
    Chasid; Hasid; Hassid.

More 'chassid' Meaning


queen

  • noun the only fertile female in a colony of social insects such as bees and ants and termites; its function is to lay eggs
  • noun a female sovereign ruler
    female monarch; queen regnant.

More 'queen' Meaning


binge

  • noun any act of immoderate indulgence
    splurge; orgy.
    • an orgy of shopping
    • an emotional binge
    • a splurge of spending
  • noun an occasion for excessive eating or drinking
    tear; bout; bust.
    • they went on a bust that lasted three days

More 'binge' Meaning


scum

  • noun worthless people
    trash.
  • noun a film of impurities or vegetation that can form on the surface of a liquid

More 'scum' Meaning


beep

  • noun a short high tone produced as a signal or warning
    bleep.
  • verb make a loud noise
    toot; claxon; blare; honk.
    • The horns of the taxis blared

More 'beep' Meaning


mutiny

  • noun open rebellion against constituted authority (especially by seamen or soldiers against their officers)
  • verb engage in a mutiny against an authority

More 'mutiny' Meaning


guacharo

  • noun nocturnal fruit-eating bird of South America that has fatty young yielding an oil that is used instead of butter
    Steatornis caripensis; oilbird.

More 'guacharo' Meaning


inspirit

  • verb infuse with spirit
    spirit up; spirit.
    • The company spirited him up

More 'inspirit' Meaning


meow

  • noun the sound made by a cat (or any sound resembling this)
    miaow; mew; miaou; miaul.
  • verb cry like a cat
    mew.
    • the cat meowed

More 'meow' Meaning


pander

  • noun someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)
    procurer; pimp; fancy man; ponce; pandar; panderer.
  • verb yield (to); give satisfaction to
    gratify; indulge.

More 'pander' Meaning


hiccough

  • noun (usually plural) the state of having reflex spasms of the diaphragm accompanied by a rapid closure of the glottis producing an audible sound; sometimes a symptom of indigestion
    hiccup; singultus.
    • how do you cure the hiccups?
  • verb breathe spasmodically, and make a sound
    hiccup.
    • When you have to hiccup, drink a glass of cold water

More 'hiccough' Meaning


babysat

Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.

sniffle

  • noun the act of breathing heavily through the nose (as when the nose is congested)
    snuffle; snivel.
  • verb cry or whine with snuffling
    blubber; snuffle; snivel; blub.
    • Stop snivelling--you got yourself into this mess!

More 'sniffle' Meaning


clerk

  • noun an employee who performs clerical work (e.g., keeps records or accounts)
  • noun a salesperson in a store
    shop clerk; salesclerk; shop assistant.

More 'clerk' Meaning


passage

  • noun the act of passing from one state or place to the next
    transition.
  • noun a section of text; particularly a section of medium length

More 'passage' Meaning


bewitch

  • verb attract; cause to be enamored
    capture; entrance; fascinate; enamour; trance; captivate; beguile; charm; catch; becharm; enchant; enamor.
    • She captured all the men's hearts
  • verb attract strongly, as if with a magnet
    mesmerize; mesmerise; magnetize; magnetise; spellbind.
    • She magnetized the audience with her tricks

More 'bewitch' Meaning


caw

  • noun the sound made by corvine birds
  • verb utter a cry, characteristic of crows, rooks, or ravens

More 'caw' Meaning


defrost

  • verb make or become free of frost or ice
    de-ice; deice.
    • Defrost the car window

More 'defrost' Meaning


homer

  • noun a base hit on which the batter scores a run
    home run.
  • noun ancient Greek epic poet who is believed to have written the Iliad and the Odyssey (circa 850 BC)

More 'homer' Meaning


lord

  • noun terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God
    Jehovah; Creator; God Almighty; Almighty; Divine; Maker; Godhead.
  • noun a person who has general authority over others
    overlord; master.

More 'lord' Meaning


electable

Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.

tootle

  • noun the sound of casual playing on a musical instrument
    • he enjoyed hearing the tootles of their horns as the musicians warmed up
  • verb play (a musical instrument) casually
    • the saxophone player was tootling a sad melody

More 'tootle' Meaning


somersault

  • noun an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return
    summersault; flip; summerset; somerset; somersaulting.
  • verb do a somersault

More 'somersault' Meaning


memorably

  • adverb in a memorable manner
    unforgettably.
    • Horowitz could play Chopin memorably

More 'memorably' Meaning


pastored

Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.

yap

  • noun informal terms for the mouth
    maw; gob; trap; cakehole; hole.
  • verb bark in a high-pitched tone
    yip; yelp.
    • the puppies yelped

More 'yap' Meaning


highflying

  • adjective satellite moving upward or along at a considerable height
    • some highflying fighter pilot fired a cannon shell into it
  • adjective satellite extravagant or ambitious or extreme in aims or opinions
    • they did not understand what had happend at the once highflying company

More 'highflying' Meaning


yowl

  • noun a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)
    holla; bellow; roar; hollo; holler; hollering; holloa; bellowing; roaring.
    • his bellow filled the hallway
  • verb cry loudly, as of animals
    wrawl; howl; yammer.
    • The coyotes were howling in the desert

More 'yowl' Meaning


canoe

  • noun small and light boat; pointed at both ends; propelled with a paddle
  • verb travel by canoe
    • canoe along the canal

More 'canoe' Meaning


abloom

  • adjective satellite bursting into flower
    efflorescent.
    • flowering spring trees

More 'abloom' Meaning


vacation

  • noun leisure time away from work devoted to rest or pleasure
    holiday.
    • we get two weeks of vacation every summer
    • we took a short holiday in Puerto Rico
  • noun the act of making something legally void

More 'vacation' Meaning


salaam

  • noun a deep bow; a Muslim form of salutation
  • verb greet with a salaam

More 'salaam' Meaning


adulate

  • verb flatter in an obsequious manner

More 'adulate' Meaning


dosed

  • adjective satellite treated with some kind of application
    • a mustache dosed with bear grease
  • verb treat with an agent; add (an agent) to
    dose.
    • The ray dosed the paint

More 'dosed' Meaning


salutiferous

Bringing health; healthy; salutary; beneficial; as, salutiferous air. R.
Innumerable powers, all of them salutiferous. Cudworth.
Syn. -- Healthful; healthy; salutary; salubrious.

More 'salutiferous' Meaning


disband

  • verb cause to break up or cease to function
    • the principal disbanded the political student organization
  • verb stop functioning or cohering as a unit
    dissolve.
    • The political wing of the party dissolved after much internal fighting

More 'disband' Meaning


famously

  • adverb in a manner or to an extent that is well known
    • in his famously anecdotal style
  • adverb extremely well
    excellently; splendidly; magnificently.
    • he did splendidly in the exam
    • we got along famously

More 'famously' Meaning


burgle

  • verb commit a burglary; enter and rob a dwelling
    burglarize; heist; burglarise.

More 'burgle' Meaning


summer

  • noun the warmest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the summer solstice to the autumnal equinox
    summertime.
    • they spent a lazy summer at the shore
  • noun the period of finest development, happiness, or beauty
    • the golden summer of his life

More 'summer' Meaning


refrozen

Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.

ensconce

  • verb fix firmly
    settle.
    • He ensconced himself in the chair

More 'ensconce' Meaning


iterate

  • verb to say, state, or perform again
    reiterate; repeat; ingeminate; retell; restate.
    • She kept reiterating her request
  • verb run or be performed again
    • the function iterates

More 'iterate' Meaning


pun

  • noun a humorous play on words
    punning; wordplay; paronomasia.
    • I do it for the pun of it
    • his constant punning irritated her
  • verb make a play on words
    • Japanese like to pun--their language is well suited to punning

More 'pun' Meaning


retch

  • noun an involuntary spasm of ineffectual vomiting
    heave.
    • a bad case of the heaves
  • verb eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth
    regorge; be sick; disgorge; spew; vomit up; puke; honk; cat; purge; cast; spue; upchuck; vomit; sick; barf; regurgitate; throw up; chuck.
    • After drinking too much, the students vomited
    • He purged continuously
    • The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night

More 'retch' Meaning


orbit

  • noun the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body in its revolution about another
    celestial orbit.
    • he plotted the orbit of the moon
  • noun a particular environment or walk of life
    arena; domain; sphere; area; field.
    • his social sphere is limited
    • it was a closed area of employment
    • he's out of my orbit

More 'orbit' Meaning


pirouette

  • noun (ballet) a rapid spin of the body (especially on the toes as in ballet)
  • verb do a pirouette, usually as part of a dance

More 'pirouette' Meaning


scenical

Of or pertaining to scenery; of the nature of scenery; theatrical.
All these situations communicate a scenical animation to the wild romance, if treated dramatically. De Quincey.

More 'scenical' Meaning


honk

  • noun the cry of a goose (or any sound resembling this)
  • verb make a loud noise
    beep; toot; claxon; blare.
    • The horns of the taxis blared

More 'honk' Meaning


roam

  • verb move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
    ramble; stray; cast; swan; drift; wander; tramp; range; rove; vagabond; roll.
    • The gypsies roamed the woods
    • roving vagabonds
    • the wandering Jew
    • The cattle roam across the prairie
    • the laborers drift from one town to the next
    • They rolled from town to town

More 'roam' Meaning


gaunt

  • adjective satellite very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
    pinched; bony; emaciated; cadaverous; skeletal; wasted; haggard.
    • emaciated bony hands
    • a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys
    • eyes were haggard and cavernous
    • small pinched faces
    • kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration

More 'gaunt' Meaning


nobble

  • verb deprive of by deceit
    rook; scam; gip; goldbrick; con; short-change; mulct; gyp; bunco; victimize; hornswoggle; diddle; defraud; swindle.
    • He swindled me out of my inheritance
    • She defrauded the customers who trusted her
    • the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change
  • verb make off with belongings of others
    pilfer; filch; pinch; abstract; swipe; sneak; purloin; hook; lift; snarf; cabbage.

More 'nobble' Meaning


squawk

  • noun the noise of squawking
    • she awoke to the squawk of chickens
    • the squawk of car horns
  • noun informal terms for objecting
    gripe; beef; kick; bitch.
    • I have a gripe about the service here

More 'squawk' Meaning


promulge

To promulgate; to publish or teach. Blackstone.
Extraordinary doctrines these for the age in which they were promulged. Prescott.

More 'promulge' Meaning


genuflect

  • verb bend the knees and bow in church or before a religious superior or image
  • verb bend the knees and bow in a servile manner
    kowtow; scrape.

More 'genuflect' Meaning


dwell

  • verb think moodily or anxiously about something
    brood.
  • verb originate (in)
    lie in; consist; lie.
    • The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country

More 'dwell' Meaning


sneeze

  • noun a symptom consisting of the involuntary expulsion of air from the nose
    sternutation; sneezing.
  • verb exhale spasmodically, as when an irritant entered one's nose
    • Pepper makes me sneeze

More 'sneeze' Meaning


proposition

  • noun (logic) a statement that affirms or denies something and is either true or false
  • noun a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection
    suggestion; proffer.
    • it was a suggestion we couldn't refuse

More 'proposition' Meaning


convene

  • verb meet formally
    • The council convened last week
  • verb call together
    convoke.
    • The students were convened in the auditorium

More 'convene' Meaning


teem

  • verb be teeming, be abuzz
    swarm; pullulate.
    • The garden was swarming with bees
    • The plaza is teeming with undercover policemen
    • her mind pullulated with worries
  • verb move in large numbers
    swarm; stream; pour; pullulate.
    • people were pouring out of the theater
    • beggars pullulated in the plaza

More 'teem' Meaning


defecate

  • verb have a bowel movement
    take a shit; crap; make; stool; ca-ca; take a crap; shit.
    • The dog had made in the flower beds

More 'defecate' Meaning


brag

  • noun an instance of boastful talk
    crow; vaporing; crowing; bragging; line-shooting; gasconade.
    • his brag is worse than his fight
    • whenever he won we were exposed to his gasconade
  • verb show off
    blow; boast; gasconade; gas; tout; swash; bluster; shoot a line; vaunt.

More 'brag' Meaning


blinks

  • noun small Indian lettuce of northern regions
    water chickweed; Montia lamprosperma; blinking chickweed.
  • noun a reflex that closes and opens the eyes rapidly
    nictitation; winking; eye blink; nictation; blinking; blink; wink.

More 'blinks' Meaning


grace

  • noun (Christian theology) a state of sanctification by God; the state of one who is under such divine influence
    state of grace; saving grace.
    • the conception of grace developed alongside the conception of sin
    • it was debated whether saving grace could be obtained outside the membership of the church
    • the Virgin lived in a state of grace
  • noun elegance and beauty of movement or expression
    gracility.
    • a beautiful figure which she used in subtle movements of unparalleled grace

More 'grace' Meaning


rodomont

A vain or blustering boaster; a braggart; a braggadocio. Sir T. Herbert.

More 'rodomont' Meaning


domestical

Domestic. Obs.
Our private and domestical matter. Sir. P. Sidney.

More 'domestical' Meaning


puke

  • noun a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible
    git; crumb; stinker; so-and-so; scum bag; rat; rotter; dirty dog; bum; skunk; stinkpot; lowlife.
    • only a rotter would do that
    • kill the rat
    • throw the bum out
    • you cowardly little pukes!
    • the British call a contemptible person a `git'
  • noun the matter ejected in vomiting
    vomit; vomitus; barf.

More 'puke' Meaning


quaff

  • noun a hearty draft
  • verb to swallow hurriedly or greedily or in one draught
    gulp; swig.
    • The men gulped down their beers

More 'quaff' Meaning


feint

  • noun any distracting or deceptive maneuver (as a mock attack)
  • verb deceive by a mock action
    • The midfielder feinted to shoot

More 'feint' Meaning


upload

  • verb transfer a file or program to a central computer from a smaller computer or a computer at a remote location

More 'upload' Meaning


pogo

Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.

bestride

  • verb get up on the back of
    hop on; get on; mount; mount up; jump on; climb on.
    • mount a horse

More 'bestride' Meaning


burp

  • noun a reflex that expels gas noisily from the stomach through the mouth
    burping; belch; eructation; belching.
  • verb expel gas from the stomach
    belch; bubble; eruct.
    • In China it is polite to burp at the table

More 'burp' Meaning


intramuscularly

  • adverb in an intramuscular way
    • administer the drug intramuscularly

More 'intramuscularly' Meaning


agonistical

  • adjective satellite striving to overcome in argument
    combative; agonistic.
    • a dialectical and agonistic approach

More 'agonistical' Meaning


keillor

Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.

picnic

  • noun a day devoted to an outdoor social gathering
    field day; outing.
  • noun any undertaking that is easy to do
    walkover; duck soup; piece of cake; breeze; child's play; cinch; snap; pushover.
    • marketing this product will be no picnic

More 'picnic' Meaning


copulate

  • verb engage in sexual intercourse
    pair; couple; mate.
    • Birds mate in the Spring

More 'copulate' Meaning


frolic

  • noun gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement
    caper; play; gambol; romp.
    • it was all done in play
    • their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly
  • verb play boisterously
    disport; rollick; cavort; romp; run around; skylark; sport; frisk; lark; lark about; gambol.
    • The children frolicked in the garden
    • the gamboling lambs in the meadows
    • The toddlers romped in the playroom

More 'frolic' Meaning


cough

  • noun a sudden noisy expulsion of air from the lungs that clears the air passages; a common symptom of upper respiratory infection or bronchitis or pneumonia or tuberculosis
    coughing.
  • verb exhale abruptly, as when one has a chest cold or congestion
    • The smoker coughs all day

More 'cough' Meaning


thrive

  • verb grow vigorously
    expand; flourish; boom.
    • The deer population in this town is thriving
    • business is booming
  • verb make steady progress; be at the high point in one's career or reach a high point in historical significance or importance
    prosper; flourish; fly high.
    • The new student is thriving

More 'thrive' Meaning


bernbach

Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.

audition

  • noun the ability to hear; the auditory faculty
    auditory sense; sense of hearing; auditory modality; hearing.
    • his hearing was impaired
  • noun a test of the suitability of a performer
    tryout.

More 'audition' Meaning


curtsy

  • noun bending the knees; a gesture of respect made by women
    curtsey.
  • verb bend the knees in a gesture of respectful greeting
    curtsey.

More 'curtsy' Meaning


acclimatise

  • verb get used to a certain climate
    acclimate; acclimatize.
    • They never acclimatized in Egypt

More 'acclimatise' Meaning


curtsey

  • noun bending the knees; a gesture of respect made by women
    curtsy.
  • verb bend the knees in a gesture of respectful greeting
    curtsy.

More 'curtsey' Meaning


joke

  • noun a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter
    gag; jest; laugh; jape.
    • he told a very funny joke
    • he knows a million gags
    • thanks for the laugh
    • he laughed unpleasantly at his own jest
    • even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point
  • noun activity characterized by good humor
    jocularity; jest.

More 'joke' Meaning


basting

  • noun a loose temporary sewing stitch to hold layers of fabric together
    basting stitch; baste; tacking.
  • noun moistening a roast as it is cooking

More 'basting' Meaning


rhapsodize

  • verb recite a rhapsody
    rhapsodise.
  • verb say (something) with great enthusiasm
    rhapsodise.

More 'rhapsodize' Meaning


resurface

  • verb reappear on the surface
  • verb cover with a new surface

More 'resurface' Meaning


ranch

  • noun farm consisting of a large tract of land along with facilities needed to raise livestock (especially cattle)
    spread; cattle farm; cattle ranch.
  • verb manage or run a ranch
    • Her husband is ranching in Arizona

More 'ranch' Meaning





How can we make the selection of words better for you?

Words are expressive, emotive, nuanced, subtle, erudite and discerning!

Unfortunately words are sometimes also elusive, deceptive, fleeting in memory.

Through months of bittersweet labor, we finally have assembled words together by context. A novel way to search for new and elusive words. Hope they help you!

Are we in the right direction? Are your needs fulfilled? If so how? Is there anything we can do or do better? Please let us know in the feedback form!
Collocation words for "once" are words related to "once" by occurring either before (prefix words) or after "once" (suffix words) in common language usage across multiple media. The words assembled above can be filtered by parts of speech (i.e) nouns, verbs, describing adjectives and adverbs, or by their positive or negative vibes, frequency in usage, whether they are prefix words or suffix words for "once" or by the count of syllables each word has.