Words and phrases that rhyme with detective:   (41 results)

3 syllables:
affective, collective, connective, corrective, defective, deflective, directive, effective, elective, infective, inflective, invective, objective, perfective, perspective, projective, prospective, protective, reflective, rejective, respective, selective, subjective

4 syllables:
cost-effective, extrospective, imperfective, ineffective, introspective, irrespective, nonobjective, nonreflective, nonsubjective, recollective, retrospective, uneffective, unobjective, unprotective, unreflective

5 syllables:
anti-infective, overprotective

6 syllables:
linear perspective

Words and phrases that almost rhyme :   (17 results)

3 syllables:
acceptive, conceptive, deceptive, inceptive, perceptive, preceptive, receptive, susceptive

4 syllables:
apperceptive, contraceptive, imperceptive, nociceptive, unreceptive

5 syllables:
exteroceptive, interoceptive, proprioceptive

6 syllables:
oral contraceptive

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Nouns for detective: sergeant, stories, inspector, fiction, work, novel, story, smith, novels, comics, controls, more...

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