1. alkaline

adjective. ['ˈælkəˌlaɪn'] relating to or containing an alkali; having a pH greater than 7.


  • alkalescent
  • base-forming
  • basic
  • saltlike
  • alkalic


  • amphoteric
  • incidental
  • nonstandard
  • last

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Rhymes with Alkaline

  • adeline
  • airline
  • anticline
  • aol
  • apolline
  • arline
  • arlyne
  • ashline
  • axline
  • baseline
  • berkline
  • bistline
  • bloodline
  • boehnlein
  • borderline
  • brookline
  • byerlein
  • byline
  • capitoline
  • caroline

How do you pronounce alkaline?

Pronounce alkaline as ˈælkəˌlaɪn.

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Sentences with alkaline

1. Adjective
This is useful in areas where the soil is too alkaline.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Using a litmus test is a quick and easy way to determine if a solution is acidic or alkaline.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Since lavender prefers alkaline soil, you’ll also want a soil pH of at least 7.0.

2. alkaline-earth_metal

noun. any of the bivalent metals of group II of the periodic table (calcium or strontium or barium or magnesium or beryllium).


  • metallic element
  • metal