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Common multi-word phrases that nearly rhyme with surplus:

2 syllables:
dlur dlus,
served us,
hurt us,
serve us,
her pulse,
fleur de lis,
praeger press,
her blood,
younger blood,
burp gun,
church must,
church twice,
earth thrust,
earth twice,
heard twice,
her trust,
learn twice,
nurse must,
purse slung,
serve twice,
shirt cuffs,
third leg,
third pulse,
word must,
work just,
work must,
worked twice,
worse luck,
worth twice,
girl is,
her place,
la plus,
girl as,
girl has,
chirped pulse,
curl up,
firm must,
girl on,
her just,
her leg,
her love,
her parents,
her pen,
kirk douglas,
younger parents,
birds is,
curves is,
earned his,
firms is,
first his,
first is,
girls is,
heard this,
jerked his,
learn this,
learned his,
searched his,
serve this,
served his,
terms is,
turn this,
turned his


3 syllables:
affords us,
concerns us,
offer twice,
afford us,
offered us,
offers us,
birla house,
offer us,
asser press,
offer blood,
furnish us,
offered twice,
permit us,
research must,
return pulse,
return twice,
towards us,
astor place,
fire plug,
howard douglas,
offer parents,
toward us,
concerned is,
confirm this,
confirmed his,
expert chess,
observe this,
observed is,
preserve this,
preserved his,
return this,
returned his,
reverse this


4 syllables:
entire truss,
absorption is,
encourage us,
external bus


5 syllables:
entrepreneur press


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See surplus used in context: 8 rhymes, 2 Shakespeare works, several books and articles.

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