Words ending with ence

5 letter words ending with ence

  • -ence — -ence and -ency are added to adjectives, usually in place of -ent, to form nouns referring to states, qualities, attitudes, or behaviour. For example, 'affluence' is the state of being affluent.
  • fence — a barrier enclosing or bordering a field, yard, etc., usually made of posts and wire or wood, used to prevent entrance, to confine, or to mark a boundary.
  • hence — as an inference from this fact; for this reason; therefore: The eggs were very fresh and hence satisfactory.
  • pence — a plural of penny; used in referring to a sum of money rather than to the coins themselves (often used in combination): sixpence; The fare was 15 pence.
  • barbed wire fence — a fence constructed from strong wire that has sharply pointed barbs at close intervals along its length

6 letter words ending with ence

  • egence — The state of needing, or of suffering a natural want.
  • spence — a male given name, form of Spencer.
  • thence — from that place: I went first to Paris and thence to Rome.
  • whence — from what place?: Whence comest thou?

7 letter words ending with ence

  • abience — (psychology) Withdrawal from, or avoidance of a stimulus.
  • absence — Someone's absence from a place is the fact that they are not there.
  • cadence — The cadence of someone's voice is the way their voice gets higher and lower as they speak.
  • decence — (obsolete) decency.
  • defence — Defence is action that is taken to protect someone or something against attack.

8 letter words ending with ence

  • -escence — the process of becoming or beginning
  • ambience — The ambience of a place is the character and atmosphere that it seems to have.
  • audience — The audience at a play, concert, film, or public meeting is the group of people watching or listening to it.
  • clarence — a closed four-wheeled horse-drawn carriage, having a glass front
  • clemence — (obsolete) clemency.

9 letter words ending with ence

  • accedence — to give consent, approval, or adherence; agree; assent; to accede to a request; to accede to the terms of a contract.
  • accidence — inflectional morphology; the part of grammar concerned with changes in the form of words by internal modification or by affixation, for the expression of tense, person, case, number, etc
  • acescence — The quality of being acescent; the process of acetous fermentation; a moderate degree of sourness.
  • adherence — Adherence is the fact of adhering to a particular rule, agreement, or belief.
  • adjacence — the state of being adjacent

10 letter words ending with ence

  • abhorrence — Someone's abhorrence of something is their strong hatred of it.
  • absistence — (obsolete) A standing aloof.
  • abstinence — Abstinence is the practice of abstaining from something such as alcoholic drink or sex, often for health or religious reasons.
  • advertence — heedfulness or attentiveness
  • albescence — becoming white; whitish.

11 letter words ending with ence

  • abscondence — secret concealment or seclusion, or the action of absconding
  • accrescence — continual increase
  • acquiesence — A state or instance of acquiescing or passively accepting something, without necessarily consenting to it.
  • adolescence — Adolescence is the period of your life in which you develop from being a child into being an adult.
  • ambivalence — the simultaneous existence of two opposed and conflicting attitudes, emotions, etc

12 letter words ending with ence

  • acquiescence — Acquiescence is agreement to do what someone wants, or acceptance of what they do even though you do not agree with it.
  • alkalescence — the process of developing alkaline qualities
  • altiloquence — Pompous language; lofty speech.
  • anti-science — a branch of knowledge or study dealing with a body of facts or truths systematically arranged and showing the operation of general laws: the mathematical sciences.
  • antiviolence — opposed to or acting against violence in society

13 letter words ending with ence

  • -in-residence — appointed to work at, and usually residing at, a given institution, as a college, for a certain period
  • adularescence — (of certain gemstones, especially adularia) having a milky, bluish luster.
  • birefringence — the splitting of a light ray, generally by a crystal, into two components that travel at different velocities and are polarized at right angles to each other
  • centrifugence — the property of being centrifugal
  • circumference — The circumference of a circle, place, or round object is the distance around its edge.

14 letter words ending with ence

  • bioequivalence — the equality of strength, bioavailability, and dosage of various drug products
  • chronosequence — (geology) A sequence of different soils formed at different times.
  • clairsentience — The ability for a person to acquire psychic knowledge by means of feeling.
  • colliquescence — the potential for turning to liquid
  • condescendence — a statement of facts presented by the plaintiff in a cause

15 letter words ending with ence

  • aix-en-provence — a city and spa in SE France: the medieval capital of Provence. Pop: 145 721 (2006)
  • anticoincidence — of or relating to an electronic circuit that produces an output pulse if one but not both of its input terminals receives a pulse within a specified interval of time
  • bioluminescence — the production of light by living organisms as a result of the oxidation of a light-producing substance (luciferin) by the enzyme luciferase: occurs in many marine organisms, insects such as the firefly, etc
  • counterevidence — evidence that refutes other evidence
  • counterviolence — the retaliatory use of violence

16 letter words ending with ence

  • autofluorescence — (biology, microscopy) Self-induced fluorescence.
  • counter-violence — swift and intense force: the violence of a storm.
  • immunocompetence — having the potential for immunologic response; capable of developing immunity after exposure to antigen.
  • incorrespondence — Lack of correspondence; failure to correspond or match up; disagreement; disproportion.
  • postindependence — Also, independency. the state or quality of being independent.

17 letter words ending with ence

  • anti-interference — intended to reduce electronic interference during radio transmissions
  • call-by-reference — (programming)   An argument passing convention where the address of an argument variable is passed to a function or procedure, as opposed to passing the value of the argument expression. Execution of the function or procedure may have side-effects on the actual argument as seen by the caller. The C language's "&" (address of) and "*" (dereference) operators allow the programmer to code explicit call-by-reference. Other languages provide special syntax to declare reference arguments (e.g. ALGOL 60). See also call-by-name, call-by-value, call-by-value-result.
  • chemiluminescence — the phenomenon in which a chemical reaction leads to the emission of light without incandescence
  • chemoluminescence — (chemistry) The emission of light as the result of a chemical reaction.
  • counter-influence — the capacity or power of persons or things to be a compelling force on or produce effects on the actions, behavior, opinions, etc., of others: He used family influence to get the contract.

18 letter words ending with ence

  • immunofluorescence — any of various techniques for detecting an antigen or antibody in a sample by coupling its specifically interactive antibody or antigen to a fluorescent compound, mixing with the sample, and observing the reaction under an ultraviolet-light microscope.
  • inter-independence — Also, independency. the state or quality of being independent.
  • non-correspondence — communication by exchange of letters.
  • self-transcendence — the quality or state of being transcendent.
  • thermoluminescence — phosphorescence produced by the heating of a substance.

19 letter words ending with ence

  • cathodoluminescence — luminescence caused by irradiation with electrons (cathode rays)
  • complement-sentence — a subordinate clause that functions as the subject, direct object, or prepositional object of a verb, as that you like it in I'm surprised that you like it.
  • convergent-sequence — an infinite sequence, x 1 , x 2 , …, whose terms are points in Ek, in which there exists a point y such that the limit as n goes to infinity of xn = y if and only if for every ε>0, there exists a number N such that i > N and j > N implies | xi − xj |< ε. Also called Cauchy sequence, convergent sequence. Compare complete (def 10b).
  • counterintelligence — Counterintelligence consists of actions that a country takes in order to find out whether another country is spying on it and to prevent it from doing so.
  • countertransference — in psychotherapy, transference in which the psychoanalyst or other psychotherapist substitutes the client for the original object of his or her own repressed impulses

20 letter words ending with ence

  • counter-intelligence — Counter-intelligence consists of actions that a country takes in order to find out whether another country is spying on it and to prevent it from doing so.
  • material-equivalence — the state or fact of being equivalent; equality in value, force, significance, etc.

21 letter words ending with ence

23 letter words ending with ence

  • alpes-de-haute-provence — a department of SE France in Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur region. Capital: Digne. Pop: 144 508 (2003 est). Area: 6988 sq km (2725 sq miles)
  • artificial-intelligence — the capacity of a computer to perform operations analogous to learning and decision making in humans, as by an expert system, a program for CAD or CAM, or a program for the perception and recognition of shapes in computer vision systems. Abbreviation: AI, A.I.

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