Words that rhyme with Ness

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1 syllable:
‘s, -less, -ness, bess, besse, bless, bress, bresse, cesse, ches, chess, cress, desse, dress, es, ess, esse, fess, fesse, fress, gess, gesse, ghess, gless, gress, guess, hess, hesse, jess, kess, kless, kness, kress, kresse, lecce, les, less, lesse, mess, messe, nes, nesse, pesce, pless, press, press’, presse, ques, ress, s, s., stress, tess, thess, tress, vess, wes, wess, yes

2 syllables:
abscess, access, accresce, address, adpress, adresse, aggress, almesse, altesse, amess, assess, attests, cabesse, caress, cheese press, compress, concresce, confess, contests, de-access, depress, digests, digress, distress, drop press, duchesse, egress, ellesse, etess, excess, express, express’, finesse, fluoresce, forbess, frondesce, full dress, goldress, headdress, impress, ines, ingress, in esse, jeunesse, kermesse, kubes, l’express, land cress, largesse, ls, lutece, lyness, marsh cress, misguess, noblesse, obsess, oppress, outguess, payless, porpesse, portesse, possess, prepress, process, profess, progress, protests, punch press, recess, redress, regress, repress, requests, rock cress, siese, simplesse, spring cress, stone cress, success, suppress, the press, transgress, ts, tumesce, undress, unless, word stress

3 syllables:
abs, acquiesce, belle isle cress, bitter cress, bouncing bess, c. b. s., catholicness, cbs, ccs, coalesce, cocktail dress, contactless, convalesce, cps, deliquesce, dinner dress, disk access, dispossess, diving dress, downy chess, dss, e. d. s., faithfulness, g. p. s., garden cress, garlic press, gps, h. h. s., i. n. s., i. r. s., intumesce, inverness, irs, lcs, letterpress, lyonnesse, meadow cress, more or less, morning dress, nonetheless, o. a. s., oas, overdress, p. b. s., plant process, printing press, public press, purple cress, reassess, recrudesce, refenes, reinvests, repossess, rocket cress, room access, scs, sentence stress, sms, sos, standing press, street address, t. b. s., tower cress, u. s. s., unkindness, uss, watercress, wedding dress, winter cress, with success

4 syllables:
abts, adss, body process, carbon process, civilian dress, cmos, durable press, hces, human process, hydraulic press, incline bench press, indian cress, japanese chess, name and address, nevertheless, officer’s mess, permanent press, printing process, return address, rotary press, solvay process, stds, tcas, transverse process, work in progress, ws

5 syllables:
american cress, bessemer process, bodily process, common garden cress, common watercress, computer address, cyanide process, damsel in distress, early winter cress, fractional process, freedom of the press, garden pepper cress, linguistic process, memory access, military press, mountain watercress, organic process, right to due process, service of process, surreptitiousness, unconscious process, yellow watercress

6 syllables:
alveolar process, economic process, metabolic process

7 syllables:
american watercress, basic cognitive process, geological process, higher cognitive process, mathematical process, pathological process, valedictory address

8 syllables:
psychoanalytic process, representational process

The Ness within

Words and phrases that contain the letters Ness:

happiness
darkness
ness
business
witness
sadness
madness
greatness
weakness
forgiveness
kindness
loneliness
sickness
fitness
emptiness
illness
goodness
wilderness
consciousness
awareness
sweetness
highness
tennessee
blackness
tenderness
harness
finesse
vanessa
bitterness
righteousness
stillness
fairness
neatness
brightness
quickness
nothingness
hennessy
blindness
wellness
fondness
selfishness
witnessed
craziness
foolishness
guiness
likeness
calmness
gratefulness
laziness
wickedness
coldness
hopelessness
closeness
witnesses
togetherness
weaknesses
holiness
softness
boldness
freshness
shyness
rudeness
cleanness
silliness
numbness
unhappiness
fullness
harkness
hennessey
liveliness
carelessness
hardness
seriousness
uniqueness
nervousness
thickness
cleanliness
cleverness
badness
gentleness
lateness
vastness
oneness
guinness
coolness
willingness
ugliness
eagerness
businessman
wetness
cockiness
businesses
cuteness
friendliness
swiftness
helplessness
peacefulness
toughness
meanness
dullness
richness

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Some words ending in ness

abrasiveness
abruptness
absoluteness
abstemiousness
abstractedness
abstractness
abstruseness
absurdness
acceptableness
acquisitiveness
acridness
activeness
acuteness
adeptness
adequateness
adhesiveness
admirableness
adorableness
adroitness
advantageousness
adventurousness
affableness
affectedness
affectionateness
agedness
agelessness
aggressiveness
agreeableness
agribusiness
aimlessness
airiness
airsickness
airworthiness
alertness
aliveness
allusiveness
aloneness
aloofness
altitude sickness
amateurishness
amativeness
ambidextrousness
ambitiousness
amiableness
amicableness
amorousness
ampleness
ancientness
angriness
anomalousness
answerableness
anxiousness
apparentness
appreciativeness
apprehensiveness
appropriateness
aptness
arbitrariness
archness
arduousness
aridness
arlineness
artfulness
articulateness
artlessness
assertiveness
assiduousness
assuredness
astuteness
attainableness
attentiveness
attractiveness
audaciousness
audibleness
auspiciousness
austereness
availableness
averageness
awareness
awfulness
awkwardness

connectedness

timelessness

Ness as a name

The names “Ness” and “-ness” have meanings in more than one language.

-ness in Old English

a native English suffix attached to adjectives and participles, forming abstract nouns denoting quality and state (and often, by extension, something exemplifying a quality or state): darkness; goodness; kindness; obligingness; preparedness.

Origin:
Middle English, Old English -nes, -nis, cognate with German -nis, Gothic -( n ) assus; suffix orig. *-assus; -n- by false division of words with adj. and past participle stems ending in -n-; compare Old English efnes (later efen-nys ) evenness

Ness in Hebrew
English Name: Ness
Hebrew Name: נֵס
Meaning:
1. Miracle, Magic, Wonder.
2. Flag, Pennant.

Origin: Bible

Numerological Value: 2

Numerological Analysis: Represents people who are peacemakers, sensitive, love to please, they hate arguments, tend to mediate complex and sensitive situations. Diplomats, with high intuition. Need love, warmth and touch. Quiet and friendly.

The Nessness of Ness

Some suffixes are an afterthought, while others define or refine the essence of the word before.
Ness is like that.

Ness and -ness are about more than the thing itself, about the meta-ness of any concept, place, person, or thing.
Ness is like that.

800px-Nessie cc Paul Hermans

As the Vikings explored, they mapped the territory. A Ness is a promontory, a vantage point for seeing further.
Ness is like that.

You can refer to Wikipedia for more about Ness, Wiktionary for -ness, and other places for more.

Several entries from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia:

Ness may refer to:
Ness (Irish mythology), a princess in Irish mythology. More about this can be found in comic form (!) by the artist Patrick Brown

Places
The Germanic/Nordic word for promontory, found in Northern European placenames
Loch Ness, a large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands Loch Ness Monster, a cryptid that is reputed to inhabit Loch Ness

River Ness, links the Loch to the North Sea at Inverness, Scotland, UK
Ness: East Ness & West Ness, Ryedale, North Yorkshire
Ness, Lewis, the most northerly area on Lewis, Scotland, UK
Ness Football Club, Football club based in the Western Isles
Bo’ness, a town in Scotland, UK
Lowestoft Ness, most easterly point of the UK
Orford Ness, shingle spit and bird sanctuary in Suffolk, England, UK
Ness, Cheshire, a village in Cheshire on the Wirral Peninsula, England, UK
Ness Botanic Gardens, owned by the University of Liverpool and located on the Wirral Peninsula, England (located in Ness, Cheshire, UK)
Ness City, Kansas
Ness Township, Minnesota

Affixation
Caithness, a Scottish county
Dungeness (headland), shingle promontory and site of a nuclear power station in Kent, England
Inverness, a Scottish city, Capital of the Highlands
Langness Peninsula, in the Isle of Man
Sharpness Point, a promontory at Tynemouth, Tyne and Wear, England, UK
Sheerness, an English town in Kent
Shoeburyness, an Essex Town on the North Bank of the Thames Estuary
Stromness, a harbour town in the Orkney Isles
Alness, a Scottish town
Skegness, a north sea coastal town in East Lincolnshire.
Hamars Ness, a headland on the island of Fetlar in Shetland
Milton Ness, a coastal landform along the coast of the North Sea
Scurdie Ness, a headland to the South of Montrose and the name of the lighthouse located there

Organizations
Ness Computing, Personal search company
Ness Technologies, Global provider of IT services and solutions
Ness Foundation, a medical research charity near Inverness, Scotland
New England Skeptical Society (NESS), a skeptical organization

People
Ness, also NE2S, shortened versions of name used by French rapper Nessbeal
Ness, Eliot (1903-1957) American lawman
Ness, Edwards (1897–1968), Welsh Labour Party politician
Ness, Flowers, Welsh former rugby player
Ness, Wadia (born 1970), Indian businessman
Ness (surname)

The surname Ness may refer to:

Politics
Don Ness (born 1974), American politician from Duluth, Minnesota
Eliot Ness (1903–1957), American Prohibition agent
James Van Ness (1808–1872), seventh mayor of San Francisco, USA from 1855 to 1856
Steinar Ness (born 1959), Norwegian politician for the Centre Party

Arts and Entertainment
Mike Ness (born 1962), American guitarist, vocalist, and chief songwriter for the punk rock band Social Distortion
Dan Ness (1975-) Portland, OR-area artist
Evaline Ness (1911–1986), American commercial artist and illustrator for award winning children’s books
Jennifer Ness (born 1972), English actress best known for her role as murderess Kris Yates in the ITV drama Bad Girls
Patrick Ness (born 1971), American author, journalist and lecturer
Tigilau Ness, Niuean New Zealand activist and reggae artist

Sports
Brad Ness, Australian wheelchair basketballer
Erin Ness (born 1978), American poker player, former photo producer for Maxim Magazine, and television personality
Harry Ness, a footballer
Jack Ness (1885–1957), first baseman in Major League Baseball
Jamie Ness (born 1991), Scottish footballer
Nate Ness (born 1986), American football cornerback and safety
Ness Flowers, Welsh former rugby player
Thormod Ness (born 1972), Norwegian football coach and former player

Education
Carl Van Ness, curator and historian at the University of Florida
Immanuel Ness, teaches political science at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York

Other fields
Arlen Ness, American entrepreneur and motorcyclist
Charles Ness, a senior Royal Air Force commander
Dan Ness (Sr.) (1923-2013), a U.S. Air Force pilot and Lt. Colonel
Dan Ness, Jr. (born 1957), an information technology industry analyst and award-winning author
Helge Ness (1861–1928), Norwegian botanist
Terje Ness (born 1972), Norwegian chef