3 Letters
2 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Origin/Roots
Middle English
Type Of Speech
You can use rat as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
School Grade
Rat is set as a kindergarten word that starts with r, ends with t, 1 syllables, 1 vowels and 3 letters.
Word Information
A 1 syllables noun with the letters a, r and t, 2 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables. The starting characters are r, ra, and ending characters are t, at, with 3 letters..
Noun Examples
any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse
a pad (usually made of hair) worn as part of a woman's coiffure
one who reveals confidential information in return for money
a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible;
"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'"
someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike
Verb Examples
give away information about somebody;
"He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam"
catch rats, especially with dogs
give (hair) the appearance of being fuller by using a rat
take the place of work of someone on strike
employ scabs or strike breakers in
desert one's party or group of friends, for example, for one's personal advantage

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Rat"

There are 747 synonyms available. These are words that have a similar meaning, mean the same thing or have close definition to rat.

Synonym Definition
Aardvarknocturnal burrowing mammal of the grasslands of Africa that feeds on termites
sole extant representative of the order Tubulidentata
Aardwolfstriped hyena of southeast Africa that feeds chiefly on insects
Acediaapathy and inactivity in the practice of virtue (personified as one of the deadly sins)
Acinonyx Jubatus
Ailurus Fulgens
Alaskan Brown Bear
Alces Alces
Alopex Lagopus
Alpacadomesticated llama with long silky fleece
believed to be a domesticated variety of the guanaco
American Antelope

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Anagrams

There are 3 anagrams from rat.

Anagram Definition
Artthe creation of beautiful or significant things
"art does not need to be innovative to be good"
"I was never any good at art"
"he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
Ratany of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse
Tara man who serves as a sailor

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Derives

Rat derives from 1 words.

Word Definition
Ratany of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse

Hypernyms

Rat has 3 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Gnawerrelatively small gnawing animals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing
Gnawing Animal
Rodentrelatively small gnawing animals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing

Hyponyms

There are 12 hyponyms for rat

Word Definition
Bandicoot Rat
Black Rat
Brown Rat
Jerboa Rat
Mole Rat
Norway Rat
Oryzomys Palustris
Pocket Rat
Rattus Norvegicus
Rattus Rattus

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Names With The Word "Rat"

298 names are spelled with rat.

Name Male Female
HoratioYesNo
GratiaYesYes
LiberatoYesNo
SocratesYesNo
MargaratYesYes

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