Descriptive words

Describing words describe something. They modify something. Adjectives are one type of describing word that are commonly used. They are used to describe a noun or a pronoun. Adverbs are second type of descriptive word. They are used to describe a verb or an adverb. The pages on this site are organized by a word’s first letter. A long list of describing words that start with a is on our A page. Those words that start with b on our B page, and so on.

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To select a list of describing words, you can use the menu in the upper right of the site. Just select the starting letter you’re interested in. There are also posts about describing words for cats, winter, and the Olympics, which can be found here. The search box can also be used, and it can also be fun to explore some of the site’s most popular posts, also available via a menu on the right.

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