English Vocabulary Word List - Alan Beale's Core Vocabulary - D
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English Vocabulary Word List

Alan Beale's Core Vocabulary - D (1291 Words)

  • dab
  • dabble
  • dachshund
  • dad
  • daddy
  • daffodil
  • dagger
  • daily
  • daintily
  • dainty
  • dairy
  • dairy cattle
  • dairy farm
  • daisy
  • dally
  • Dalmatian
  • dam
  • damage
  • damages
  • damaging
  • dame
  • damn
  • damned
  • damning
  • damp
  • dampen
  • damper
  • dampness
  • damsel
  • dance
  • dancer
  • dancing
  • dandelion
  • dandruff
  • dandy
  • danger
  • dangerous
  • dangerously
  • dangle
  • Danish
  • Danish pastry
  • dank
  • dapper
  • dare
  • daredevil
  • daring
  • dark
  • darken
  • dark glasses
  • dark horse
  • darkness
  • darkroom
  • darling
  • darn
  • darned
  • dart
  • darts
  • dash
  • dashboard
  • data
  • database
  • data processing
  • date
  • dated
  • daub
  • daughter
  • daughter-in-law
  • daughters-in-law
  • daunt
  • daunting
  • dawdle
  • dawn
  • day
  • daybreak
  • day care
  • daydream
  • daydreamer
  • Day-Glo
  • daylight
  • daylight saving time
  • days
  • daytime
  • day-to-day
  • daze
  • dazed
  • dazzle
  • dazzling
  • DC
  • D.C.
  • DDT
  • deacon
  • deaconess
  • dead
  • deaden
  • dead end
  • dead heat
  • deadline
  • deadlock
  • deadly
  • deadpan
  • deaf
  • deafen
  • deafening
  • deafness
  • deal
  • dealer
  • dealership
  • dealing
  • dealings
  • dealt
  • dean
  • dean's list
  • dear
  • dearly
  • dearth
  • death
  • deathbed
  • death penalty
  • death row
  • death toll
  • deathtrap
  • debase
  • debasement
  • debatable
  • debate
  • debauchery
  • debilitate
  • debilitating
  • debility
  • debit
  • debonair
  • debrief
  • debriefing
  • debris
  • debt
  • debtor
  • debug
  • debunk
  • debut
  • debutante
  • Dec.
  • decade
  • decadence
  • decadent
  • decaf
  • decaffeinated
  • decal
  • decanter
  • decapitate
  • decathlon
  • decay
  • deceased
  • deceit
  • deceitful
  • deceitfully
  • deceitfulness
  • deceive
  • December
  • decency
  • decent
  • decently
  • decentralization
  • decentralize
  • deception
  • deceptive
  • deceptively
  • decibel
  • decide
  • decided
  • decidedly
  • deciduous
  • decimal
  • decimal point
  • decimate
  • decipher
  • decision
  • decisive
  • decisively
  • deck
  • declaration
  • declare
  • decline
  • decode
  • decompose
  • decomposition
  • decor
  • decorate
  • decoration
  • decorative
  • decorator
  • decorous
  • decorum
  • decoy
  • decrease
  • decree
  • decrepit
  • decriminalize
  • decry
  • dedicate
  • dedicated
  • dedication
  • deduce
  • deduct
  • deductible
  • deduction
  • deed
  • deem
  • deep
  • deepen
  • deeply
  • deep-seated
  • Deep South
  • deer
  • deface
  • defamation
  • defamatory
  • defame
  • default
  • defeat
  • defeatist
  • defecate
  • defect
  • defection
  • defective
  • defector
  • defend
  • defendant
  • defender
  • defense
  • defenseless
  • defense mechanism
  • defensible
  • defensive
  • defensively
  • defer
  • deference
  • deferential
  • defiance
  • defiant
  • defiantly
  • deficiency
  • deficient
  • deficit
  • defile
  • define
  • definite
  • definite article
  • definitely
  • definition
  • definitive
  • definitively
  • deflate
  • deflation
  • deflect
  • deflection
  • deforestation
  • deform
  • deformation
  • deformed
  • deformity
  • defraud
  • defrost
  • deft
  • deftly
  • defunct
  • defuse
  • defy
  • degenerate
  • degeneration
  • degradation
  • degrade
  • degrading
  • degree
  • dehydrate
  • dehydrated
  • dehydration
  • deign
  • deity
  • deja vu
  • dejected
  • dejectedly
  • dejection
  • delay
  • delayed
  • delectable
  • delegate
  • delegation
  • delete
  • deletion
  • deli
  • deliberate
  • deliberately
  • deliberation
  • delicacy
  • delicate
  • delicately
  • delicatessen
  • delicious
  • delight
  • delighted
  • delightful
  • delightfully
  • delineate
  • delinquency
  • delinquent
  • delirious
  • deliriously
  • delirium
  • deliver
  • delivery
  • delta
  • delude
  • deluded
  • deluge
  • delusion
  • deluxe
  • delve
  • demagogic
  • demagogue
  • demand
  • demanding
  • demands
  • demean
  • demeaning
  • demeanor
  • demented
  • demerit
  • demise
  • demo
  • democracy
  • Democrat
  • Democratic
  • democratic
  • democratically
  • Democratic Party
  • demographics
  • demolish
  • demolition
  • demon
  • demonic
  • demonstrate
  • demonstration
  • demonstrative
  • demonstrator
  • demoralize
  • demoralizing
  • demote
  • demotion
  • demure
  • den
  • denial
  • denigrate
  • denim
  • denomination
  • denote
  • denounce
  • dense
  • densely
  • density
  • dent
  • dental
  • dental floss
  • dented
  • dentist
  • dentures
  • denunciation
  • deny
  • deodorant
  • deodorize
  • depart
  • department
  • departmental
  • department store
  • departure
  • depend
  • dependable
  • dependence
  • dependency
  • dependent
  • depict
  • deplete
  • depletion
  • deplorable
  • deplorably
  • deplore
  • deploy
  • deployment
  • deport
  • deportation
  • depose
  • deposit
  • depot
  • depraved
  • depravity
  • depreciate
  • depreciation
  • depress
  • depressed
  • depressing
  • depression
  • deprivation
  • deprive
  • deprived
  • dept.
  • depth
  • deputy
  • derail
  • derailment
  • deranged
  • derby
  • derelict
  • deride
  • derision
  • derivation
  • derivative
  • derive
  • derogatory
  • descend
  • descendant
  • descent
  • describe
  • description
  • descriptive
  • desecrate
  • desecration
  • desegregate
  • desegregation
  • desert
  • deserted
  • deserter
  • deserve
  • deserving
  • design
  • designate
  • designation
  • designer
  • designing
  • desirability
  • desirable
  • desire
  • desirous
  • desist
  • desk
  • desktop
  • desktop computer
  • desolate
  • desolation
  • despair
  • desperate
  • desperately
  • desperation
  • despicable
  • despise
  • despite
  • despondent
  • despondently
  • despot
  • despotic
  • dessert
  • destination
  • destined
  • destiny
  • destitute
  • destitution
  • destroy
  • destroyer
  • destruction
  • destructive
  • detach
  • detached
  • detachment
  • detail
  • detailed
  • detain
  • detect
  • detection
  • detective
  • detector
  • detente
  • detention
  • deter
  • detergent
  • deteriorate
  • deterioration
  • determination
  • determine
  • determined
  • determiner
  • deterrence
  • deterrent
  • detest
  • detonate
  • detonation
  • detonator
  • detour
  • detox
  • detract
  • detriment
  • detrimental
  • devaluation
  • devalue
  • devastate
  • devastated
  • devastating
  • devastation
  • develop
  • developed
  • developer
  • developing
  • development
  • deviant
  • deviate
  • deviation
  • device
  • devil
  • devilish
  • devil's advocate
  • devious
  • devise
  • devoid
  • devote
  • devoted
  • devotedly
  • devotee
  • devotion
  • devour
  • devout
  • devoutly
  • dew
  • dexterity
  • dexterous
  • diabetes
  • diabetic
  • diabolical
  • diagnose
  • diagnoses
  • diagnosis
  • diagnostic
  • diagonal
  • diagonally
  • diagram
  • dial
  • dialect
  • dialogue
  • dial tone
  • diameter
  • diametrically
  • diamond
  • diamond anniversary
  • diamonds
  • diaper
  • diaphragm
  • diarrhea
  • diary
  • dice
  • dicey
  • dichotomy
  • dick
  • dictate
  • dictation
  • dictator
  • dictatorial
  • dictatorship
  • diction
  • dictionary
  • did
  • didn't
  • die
  • diehard
  • diesel
  • diesel engine
  • diet
  • differ
  • difference
  • different
  • differentiate
  • differently
  • difficult
  • difficulty
  • diffuse
  • dig
  • digest
  • digestion
  • digestive
  • digit
  • digital
  • dignified
  • dignitary
  • dignity
  • digress
  • digression
  • dike
  • dilapidated
  • dilapidation
  • dilate
  • dilation
  • dilemma
  • diligence
  • diligent
  • diligently
  • dilute
  • dilution
  • dim
  • dime
  • dimension
  • dimensions
  • diminish
  • diminutive
  • dimly
  • dimple
  • din
  • dine
  • diner
  • ding-dong
  • dinghy
  • dingy
  • dining room
  • dinner
  • dinosaur
  • diocese
  • dip
  • diphtheria
  • diphthong
  • diploma
  • diplomacy
  • diplomat
  • diplomatic
  • diplomatically
  • dipstick
  • dire
  • direct
  • direction
  • directions
  • directive
  • directly
  • direct object
  • director
  • directory
  • dirt
  • dirt-cheap
  • dirt-poor
  • dirty
  • dis
  • disability
  • disable
  • disabled
  • disadvantage
  • disadvantaged
  • disaffected
  • disagree
  • disagreeable
  • disagreement
  • disallow
  • disappear
  • disappearance
  • disappoint
  • disappointed
  • disappointing
  • disappointingly
  • disappointment
  • disapproval
  • disapprove
  • disapproving
  • disapprovingly
  • disarm
  • disarmament
  • disarming
  • disarray
  • disaster
  • disastrous
  • disastrously
  • disavow
  • disavowal
  • disband
  • disbelief
  • disbelieve
  • discard
  • discern
  • discernible
  • discerning
  • discharge
  • disciple
  • disciplinarian
  • disciplinary
  • discipline
  • disciplined
  • disclaim
  • disclaimer
  • disclose
  • disclosure
  • disco
  • discolor
  • discoloration
  • discomfort
  • disconcert
  • disconcerted
  • disconcerting
  • disconnect
  • disconnection
  • discontent
  • discontented
  • discontinuation
  • discontinue
  • discord
  • discordant
  • discount
  • discount store
  • discourage
  • discouraged
  • discouragement
  • discouraging
  • discourse
  • discourteous
  • discourtesy
  • discover
  • discoverer
  • discovery
  • discredit
  • discreet
  • discreetly
  • discrepancy
  • discretion
  • discretionary
  • discriminate
  • discriminating
  • discrimination
  • discus
  • discuss
  • discussion
  • disdain
  • disdainful
  • disease
  • diseased
  • disembark
  • disembarkation
  • disenchanted
  • disenchantment
  • disenfranchise
  • disengage
  • disentangle
  • disfavor
  • disfigure
  • disfigurement
  • disgrace
  • disgraceful
  • disgracefully
  • disgruntled
  • disguise
  • disgust
  • disgusted
  • disgusting
  • dish
  • dishearten
  • disheartening
  • disheveled
  • dishonest
  • dishonestly
  • dishonesty
  • dishonor
  • dishonorable
  • dishonorably
  • dishtowel
  • dishwasher
  • disillusion
  • disillusioned
  • disillusionment
  • disinfect
  • disinfectant
  • disinherit
  • disintegrate
  • disintegration
  • disinterest
  • disinterested
  • disjointed
  • disk
  • disk drive
  • diskette
  • disk jockey
  • dislike
  • dislocate
  • dislocation
  • dislodge
  • disloyal
  • disloyalty
  • dismal
  • dismally
  • dismantle
  • dismay
  • dismember
  • dismiss
  • dismissal
  • dismissive
  • dismount
  • disobedience
  • disobedient
  • disobey
  • disorder
  • disordered
  • disorderly
  • disorganization
  • disorganized
  • disorient
  • disorientation
  • disoriented
  • disown
  • disparage
  • disparaging
  • disparate
  • disparity
  • dispassionate
  • dispassionately
  • dispatch
  • dispel
  • dispensable
  • dispensary
  • dispensation
  • dispense
  • dispenser
  • dispersal
  • disperse
  • dispirited
  • displace
  • displacement
  • display
  • displease
  • displeasure
  • disposable
  • disposal
  • dispose
  • disposed
  • dispossess
  • disproportionate
  • disproportionately
  • disprove
  • dispute
  • disqualification
  • disqualify
  • disregard
  • disrepair
  • disreputable
  • disrepute
  • disrespect
  • disrespectful
  • disrespectfully
  • disrupt
  • disruption
  • disruptive
  • dissatisfaction
  • dissatisfied
  • dissect
  • dissection
  • disseminate
  • dissemination
  • dissension
  • dissent
  • dissenter
  • dissenting
  • dissertation
  • disservice
  • dissidence
  • dissident
  • dissimilar
  • dissimilarity
  • dissipate
  • dissociate
  • dissociation
  • dissolute
  • dissolution
  • dissolve
  • dissuade
  • distance
  • distant
  • distaste
  • distasteful
  • distastefully
  • distend
  • distention
  • distill
  • distillation
  • distillery
  • distinct
  • distinction
  • distinctive
  • distinctively
  • distinctly
  • distinguish
  • distinguishable
  • distinguished
  • distort
  • distorted
  • distortion
  • distract
  • distracted
  • distraction
  • distraught
  • distress
  • distressing
  • distribute
  • distribution
  • distributor
  • district
  • district attorney
  • district court
  • distrust
  • distrustful
  • distrustfully
  • disturb
  • disturbance
  • disturbed
  • disturbing
  • disuse
  • ditch
  • dither
  • ditto
  • ditty
  • dive
  • diver
  • diverge
  • divergence
  • divergent
  • diverse
  • diversification
  • diversify
  • diversion
  • diversity
  • divert
  • divest
  • divide
  • divided highway
  • dividend
  • divider
  • divine
  • divinely
  • diving
  • diving board
  • divinity
  • divisible
  • division
  • divisive
  • divorce
  • divorced
  • divorcee
  • divulge
  • Dixie
  • dizziness
  • dizzy
  • DJ
  • DNA
  • do
  • docile
  • dock
  • docket
  • doctor
  • doctorate
  • doctrine
  • document
  • documentary
  • documentation
  • dodge
  • doe
  • does
  • doesn't
  • dog
  • dog-eared
  • dogged
  • doggedly
  • doggone
  • doggy bag
  • doghouse
  • dogma
  • dogmatic
  • dogwood
  • doldrums
  • dole
  • doleful
  • doll
  • dollar
  • dollhouse
  • dollop
  • dolly
  • dolphin
  • domain
  • dome
  • domestic
  • domesticate
  • domesticated
  • domesticity
  • domicile
  • dominance
  • dominant
  • dominate
  • domination
  • domineering
  • dominion
  • domino
  • dominoes
  • donate
  • donation
  • done
  • donkey
  • donor
  • don't
  • doodad
  • doodle
  • doohickey
  • doom
  • doomed
  • doomsday
  • door
  • doorbell
  • doorknob
  • doorman
  • doormat
  • doorstep
  • doorway
  • dope
  • dopey
  • dork
  • dorky
  • dorm
  • dormant
  • dormitory
  • dorsal
  • dosage
  • dose
  • dossier
  • dot
  • dote
  • doting
  • dotted line
  • double
  • double bass
  • double-breasted
  • double-check
  • double chin
  • double-cross
  • double-decker
  • double-decker bus
  • double-digit
  • double-jointed
  • double negative
  • double-park
  • doubles
  • double-spaced
  • double standard
  • double-talk
  • doubly
  • doubt
  • doubtful
  • doubtfully
  • doubtless
  • dough
  • doughnut
  • dour
  • douse
  • dove
  • dowdy
  • down
  • downcast
  • downer
  • downfall
  • downgrade
  • downhearted
  • downhill
  • download
  • down payment
  • downplay
  • downpour
  • downright
  • downsize
  • downsizing
  • Down's syndrome
  • downstairs
  • downstate
  • downstream
  • downtime
  • down-to-earth
  • downtown
  • downtrodden
  • downturn
  • downward
  • downwards
  • downwind
  • downy
  • dowry
  • doz.
  • doze
  • dozen
  • dozens
  • Dr.
  • drab
  • draconian
  • draft
  • draftsman
  • drafty
  • drag
  • dragon
  • drag race
  • drain
  • drainage
  • drake
  • drama
  • dramatic
  • dramatically
  • dramatics
  • dramatist
  • dramatization
  • dramatize
  • drank
  • drape
  • drapery
  • drapes
  • drastic
  • drastically
  • draw
  • drawback
  • drawbridge
  • drawer
  • drawing
  • drawing board
  • drawl
  • drawn
  • dread
  • dreaded
  • dreadful
  • dreadfully
  • dreadlocks
  • dream
  • dreamer
  • dreamt
  • dreamy
  • dreary
  • dredge
  • dregs
  • drench
  • dress
  • dress code
  • dresser
  • dressing
  • dressing room
  • dressmaker
  • dress rehearsal
  • dressy
  • drew
  • dribble
  • dribs and drabs
  • dried
  • drier
  • drift
  • drifter
  • driftwood
  • drill
  • drink
  • drinker
  • drinking
  • drinking fountain
  • drinking water
  • drip
  • drip-dry
  • drive
  • drive-by
  • drive-in
  • drivel
  • driven
  • driver
  • driver's license
  • drive-through
  • driveway
  • driving
  • drizzle
  • droll
  • drone
  • drool
  • droop
  • drooping
  • drop
  • dropout
  • droppings
  • drops
  • drought
  • drove
  • drown
  • drowning
  • drowsily
  • drowsiness
  • drowsy
  • drudge
  • drudgery
  • drug
  • drug addict
  • drug addiction
  • drugstore
  • drum
  • drummer
  • drunk
  • drunkard
  • drunken
  • drunkenly
  • drunkenness
  • dry
  • dry-clean
  • dry cleaners
  • dryer
  • dry goods
  • dry ice
  • dry land
  • dryly
  • dryness
  • dry run
  • dual
  • dub
  • dubious
  • duchess
  • duck
  • duckling
  • duct
  • dud
  • dude
  • dude ranch
  • duds
  • due
  • duel
  • due process
  • dues
  • duet
  • duffel bag
  • dug
  • dugout
  • duke
  • dull
  • dullness
  • duly
  • dumb
  • dumbbell
  • dumbfounded
  • dummy
  • dump
  • dumpling
  • Dumpster
  • dump truck
  • dumpy
  • dunce
  • dune
  • dung
  • dungeon
  • dunk
  • duo
  • dupe
  • duplex
  • duplicate
  • duplication
  • duplicity
  • durability
  • durable
  • duration
  • duress
  • during
  • dusk
  • dust
  • dust jacket
  • dustpan
  • dusty
  • Dutch
  • dutiful
  • dutifully
  • duty
  • duty-free
  • DVD
  • dwarf
  • dwarves
  • dwell
  • dweller
  • dwelling
  • dwelt
  • dwindle
  • dwindling
  • dye
  • dyed-in-the-wool
  • dying
  • dyke
  • dynamic
  • dynamics
  • dynamism
  • dynamite
  • dynamo
  • dynasty
  • dysentery
  • dysfunction
  • dysfunctional
  • dyslexia
  • dyslexic

These are words from the 3esl.txt file from release 4.0 of 12dicts, released Jan. 18, 2003.


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