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Words that rhyme with -on

List of words that end with a "on " sound.

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Photo of abandoned shopping carts
Photo by jo marshall

You abandon something when you completely leave it alone. You can abandon a place, a person, a project or many other things.
Abandon might also mean that you give up all your restraint and self-control, for example "She abandoned herself to the music".

Photo of a man playing an accordian.
Photo by David Dennis

An accordion is an instrument that is played by squeezing it to make air flow through it, so it is sometimes called a squeezebox. It has a keyboard on one side you can play a tune on, and buttons on the other side that you can play preset chords with.

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Photo of a girl wearing an apron.
Photo by Eric Skiff

An apron is a garment that is worn over your other clothes to protect them. They are most often worn for cooking and washing dishes, but are used in many other professions as a protective garment. carpenters and butchers are often seen in aprons.

Bandar Seri Begawan is the capital of Brunei. It has a population of around 280,000.

Photo of a small boy looking at his belly button
Photo by StacyK

Your bellybutton, or navel, is the little dent in the middle of your tummy. When you were born, there was a cord connecting your belly button to your mother.

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Photo of American bison
Photo by Jim Hammer
Scientific name: bison bison

The American Bison is a very large type of cow. They once travelled in massive herds over America, but they were killed almost to extinction by people in the 19th century.
A bison has a shaggy, long, dark brown winter coat, and a lighter weight, lighter brown summer coat. Bison can reach up to 2 meters (6.6 ft) tall, 3 meters (10 ft) long, and weigh 400 kilograms (882 lb) to 1,000 kilograms (2,205 lb).

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Photo of bourbon being poured
Photo by Dinner Series

Bourbon is a kind of whiskey made in the United States, usually from corn.

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Photo of bronze metal
Photo by Tim Schapker

Bronze is a dark metal made from an alloy of copper and tin. Bronze was one of the earliest and most useful metals discovered by mankind. It was harder than copper, stone or wood and could be made into weapons, containers and tools.
Bronze is still widely used today to make statues, door handles and jewelry.

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A button is a small, usually flat object that you use to keep your clothes shut. Buttons can be made of wood, metal shell or plastic. There is usually some holes through the button or a loop under the button so they can be stitched to your clothes. You fasten a button by passing it through a matching hole.

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Photo of a cannon
Photo by Waferboard

A cannon is a weapon that uses an explosive charge inside a heavy, metal barrel to force out a heavy metal ball called a cannonball at high speed. Cannonballs usually weighed around 19kg.
Cannons are rarely used today, however when they were commonplace they were extremely dangerous. They were particularly useful in battles between ships, as a cannonball could easily go through the side of a wooden ship, which would make it take on water and sink.

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Baton, Chiffon, Colon, Common, Foregone, Icon, John, Marathon, Oxymoron, Reason, Salon, Semicolon, Shone, Summon, Theron, Uncommon, Upon.