Words that Rhyme with specific
3 Syllable Words
horrific, pacific, prolific, terrific
4 Syllable Words
hieroglyphic, honorific, nonspecific, scientific, transpacific
5 Syllable Words
6 Syllable Words
Definitions of specific
a. Of or pertaining to a species; characterizing or constituting a species; possessing the peculiar property or properties of a thing which constitute its species, and distinguish it from other things; as, the specific form of an animal or a plant; the specific qualities of a drug; the specific distinction between virtue and vice.
a. Specifying; definite, or making definite; limited; precise; discriminating; as, a specific statement.
a. Exerting a peculiar influence over any part of the body; preventing or curing disease by a peculiar adaption, and not on general principles; as, quinine is a specific medicine in cases of malaria.
n. A specific remedy. See Specific, a., 3.
a. Anything having peculiar adaption to the purpose to which it is applied.