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rule: /long o/ l
v. To hold in restraint;
n. A restraining device
Use o, silent e or oa to make long o
and o is long when followed by lor r
a word may end in ow or o
But following l or r, it's ow
idol
rule /long o/ l
n. One that is adored, often blindly or excessively.
Use o, silent e or oa to make long o
and o is long when followed by lor r
a word may end in ow or o
But following l or r, it's ow
patrol
rule /long o/ l
n. The act of moving about an area especially by an authorized and trained person or group
Use o, silent e or oa to make long o
and o is long when followed by lor r
a word may end in ow or o
But following l or r, it's ow
petrol
rule /long o/ l
n. Gasoline.
Use o, silent e or oa to make long o
and o is long when followed by lor r
a word may end in ow or o
But following l or r, it's ow
pistol
rule /long o/ l
n. A firearm designed to be held and fired with one hand.
Use o, silent e or oa to make long o
and o is long when followed by lor r
a word may end in ow or o
But following l or r, it's ow
enroll
rule /long o/ l
v. To enter or register in a roll, list, or record
Use o, silent e or oa to make long o
and o is long when followed by lor r
a word may end in ow or o
But following l or r, it's ow
unroll
rule /long o/ l
v. To unwind and open (
Use o, silent e or oa to make long o
and o is long when followed by lor r
a word may end in ow or o
But following l or r, it's ow
behold
rule /long o/ l
v. To look upon; gaze
Use o, silent e or oa to make long o
and o is long when followed by lor r
a word may end in ow or o
But following l or r, it's ow
marigold
rule /long o/ l
n. Any of various American plants of the genus Tagetes, widely cultivated for their showy yellow or orange flowers.
Use o, silent e or oa to make long o
and o is long when followed by lor r
a word may end in ow or o
But following l or r, it's ow
unfold
rule /long o/ l
v. To open and spread out
Use o, silent e or oa to make long o
and o is long when followed by lor r
a word may end in ow or o
But following l or r, it's ow
untold
rule: /long o/ l
un·told (n-tld) adj.
Not told or revealed: untold secrets. Beyond description or enumeration: untold suffering.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
revolt
rule: /long o/ l
intr v.To oppose or refuse to accept something
tr.v To fill with disgust or abhorrence
n. An act of protest or rejection.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
disown
rule: /long o/ n
To refuse to acknowledge or accept as one's own; repudiate
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
unknown
rule: /long o/ n
adj.
Not known; unfamiliar
n. A thing or A person who is not well known
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
cajole
rule: ole = /long o/
To urge with gentle and repeated appeals, teasing, or flattery;
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
condole
rule: ole = /long o/
To express sympathy or sorrow: I condoled with him in his loss.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
console
rule: ole = /long o/
n. small storage compartment
v. To allay the sorrow or grief of
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
oriole
rule: o_e = /long o/
n. Any of various Old World passerine birds of the family Oriolidae, of which the males are characteristically black and bright yellow or orange.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
parole
rule: ole = /long o/
n. The duration of such conditional release.
v. To release (a prisoner) on parole
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
rigmarole
rule: ole = /long o/
(rgm-rl)
Confused, rambling, or incoherent discourse; nonsense.
A complicated, petty set of procedures.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
alone
one = /long o/
adj.Being apart from others;
adv.Without others
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
condone
one = /long o/
To overlook, forgive, or disregard
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
ozone
one = /long o/
An unstable, poisonous allotrope of oxygen, O3,
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
chaperone
one = /long o/
n. A guide or companion whose purpose is to ensure propriety or restrict activity
v. To act as chaperon to or for.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
saxophone
one = /long o/
n. A woodwind instrument
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
approach
/long o/ b
v. To come near or nearer,
n.A way or means of reaching something;
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
cockroach
/long o/ ch
n. Any of numerous oval, flat-bodied insects
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
reproach
/long o/ ch]
v. To express disapproval of
n. Blame; rebuke.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
unload
/oa/ = long o
v. To dispose of, especially by selling in great quantity; dump
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
railroad
/oa/ = long o
n. A road composed of parallel steel rails supported by ties and providing a track for locomotive-drawn trains or other wheeled vehicles.
v. To rush or push (something) through quickly in order to prevent careful consideration
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
honeycomb
/long o/ m
n. A structure of hexagonal, thin-walled cells constructed from beeswax by honeybees
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
innermost
/long o/ s
adj. Most intimate
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
uppermost
/long o/ s
adj or adv. In the highest position, place, or rank
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
uttermost
/long o/ s
adj. Outermost.
n.The greatest amount or degree possible; the utmost.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
fencepost
/long o/ st
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
signpost
/long o/ st
n. An indication, sign, or guide.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
afloat
/oa/ = long o
adv and adj. Drifting about; moving without guidance.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
disrobe
obe = long o
v. To remove the clothing or covering from.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
abode
ode = long o
n. A dwelling place; a home.
v. to have withstood/put up with
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
erode
ode = long o
v. To make or form by wearing away:
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
explode
ode = long o
v To burst violently
v. To cause to release energy
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
forebode
ode = long o
v.To indicate the likelihood of; To prophesy or predict.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
episode
ode = long o
n. One of a series of related events
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
awoke
oke = long o
v. To rouse from sleep; to wake
adj. Vigilant; watchful
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
evoke
oke = long o
v. To summon or call forth
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
monochrome
ome = long o
n. The state of being in a single color
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
elope
ope - long o
v. To run away
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
antelope
ope = long o
n. Any of various swift-running ruminant mammals of the family Bovidae, native to Africa and Asia and having long horns and a slender build.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
cantaloupe
oupe = long o
A variety of melon
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
envelope
ope = long o
n. A flat paper container,
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
microscope
ope = long o
n. An optical instrument that uses a lens or a combination of lenses to produce magnified images of small objects
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
telescope
ope = long o
n. An arrangement of lenses or mirrors or both that gathers visible light, permitting direct observation or photographic recording of distant objects.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
arose
ose = long o
v. To have gotten up, as from a sitting or prone position;
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
compose
ose = long o
v. To create or produce; To make (oneself) calm or tranquil:To create a literary or musical piece
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
disclose
ose = long o
v. To make known (something heretofore kept secret).
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
pigeonhole
ole = long o compound word
n. A small compartment or recess
v. To put aside and ignore
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
expose
ose = long o
v. To make known (something discreditable).
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
enclose
ose = long o
v. To surround on all sides; close in.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
oppose
ose = long o
v. To be resistant to:
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
propose
ose = long o
v. To put forward for consideration, discussion, or adoption; suggest
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
suppose
ose = long o
v. To consider to be probable or likely:
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
predispose
ose - long o
v. To make (someone) inclined to something in advance -- His good manners predispose people in his favor
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
demote
ote = long o
v. To reduce in grade, rank, or status.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
denote
ote = long o
v. To mark; indicate: a frown that denoted increasing impatience.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
devote
ote = long o
v. To give or apply (one's time, attention, or self) entirely to a particular activity, pursuit, cause, or person.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
misquote
ote = long 0
v. To quote incorrectly.
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
antidote
ote = long o
v. An agent that relieves or counteracts:
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
alcove
ove = long o
n. A secluded structure
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
interwove
ove = long o
v. To blend together;
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'
threshold
compound word
/long o/ l
n. The place or point of beginning;
Use 'o', silent 'e', or 'oa' to make a long 'o' And o is long when followed by 'l' or 'r'
A word may end in 'ow' or 'o'
But following 'l' or 'r' it's 'ow'