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English Vocabulary Word List

Adjectives on the NGSL (453 Words)

  • able
  • absolute
  • acceptable
  • actual
  • additional
  • afraid
  • angry
  • apparent
  • ashamed
  • aware
  • awful
  • bad
  • basic
  • beautiful
  • big
  • black
  • bloody
  • blue
  • both
  • bright
  • brown
  • busy
  • careful
  • central
  • certain
  • cheap
  • clean
  • clear
  • cold
  • comfortable
  • continuous
  • cool
  • crazy
  • dangerous
  • dark
  • dead
  • dear
  • deep
  • dependent
  • different
  • difficult
  • dirty
  • dry
  • early
  • easy
  • educational
  • either
  • empty
  • enough
  • everyday
  • exact
  • expensive
  • extra
  • fair
  • far
  • fast
  • favorite
  • few
  • final
  • fine
  • fit
  • flat
  • fortunate
  • free
  • fresh
  • front
  • full
  • funny
  • further
  • general
  • gentle
  • glad
  • golden
  • good
  • happy
  • hard
  • healthy
  • heavy
  • helpful
  • high
  • historic
  • historical
  • honest
  • horrible
  • hot
  • huge
  • important
  • impossible
  • inner
  • inside
  • its
  • large
  • late
  • lazy
  • less
  • little
  • local
  • long
  • loud
  • lovely
  • low
  • lucky
  • mad
  • main
  • major
  • master
  • more
  • national
  • natural
  • near
  • nearby
  • necessary
  • next
  • nice
  • normal
  • obvious
  • off
  • old
  • open
  • orange
  • particular
  • perfect
  • personal
  • poor
  • possible
  • powerful
  • pretty
  • proper
  • public
  • quick
  • quiet
  • ready
  • real
  • reasonable
  • recent
  • red
  • responsible
  • rich
  • right
  • rough
  • round
  • sad
  • safe
  • scientific
  • second
  • secondary
  • serious
  • sexual
  • sick
  • simple
  • single
  • slight
  • small
  • soft
  • south
  • special
  • spot
  • star
  • straight
  • strange
  • strong
  • stupid
  • sudden
  • suitable
  • sure
  • sweet
  • tall
  • terrible
  • that
  • thick
  • this
  • through
  • tight
  • ugly
  • unable
  • unclear
  • under
  • unusual
  • up
  • useful
  • usual
  • well
  • white
  • whole
  • wide
  • wild
  • wonderful
  • wooden
  • wrong
  • yellow
  • young
  • active
  • alive
  • anxious
  • attractive
  • available
  • average
  • blind
  • brief
  • brilliant
  • broad
  • capable
  • capital
  • chief
  • classical
  • common
  • constant
  • correct
  • creative
  • criminal
  • cultural
  • curious
  • current
  • dramatic
  • economic
  • electric
  • emotional
  • enormous
  • entire
  • environmental
  • equal
  • evil
  • excellent
  • extreme
  • familiar
  • famous
  • fantastic
  • female
  • financial
  • firm
  • folk
  • foreign
  • grand
  • guilty
  • ill
  • illegal
  • immediate
  • impressive
  • industrial
  • innocent
  • intense
  • keen
  • legal
  • likely
  • loose
  • male
  • massive
  • medical
  • mental
  • minor
  • model
  • modern
  • motor
  • narrow
  • neither
  • nervous
  • northern
  • official
  • opposite
  • ordinary
  • original
  • patient
  • physical
  • pink
  • plain
  • pleasant
  • political
  • popular
  • positive
  • practical
  • pregnant
  • presidential
  • previous
  • prime
  • private
  • professional
  • proud
  • pure
  • rapid
  • rare
  • regardless
  • regional
  • regular
  • reliable
  • remarkable
  • royal
  • secret
  • senior
  • separate
  • sharp
  • signal
  • similar
  • smart
  • smooth
  • social
  • solid
  • southern
  • spare
  • specific
  • stable
  • standard
  • steady
  • successful
  • thin
  • tiny
  • tough
  • traditional
  • typical
  • upper
  • upset
  • valuable
  • variable
  • various
  • violent
  • weak (power)
  • weird
  • western
  • wise
  • abstract
  • accurate
  • adequate
  • aggressive
  • agricultural
  • ancient
  • annual
  • appropriate
  • biological
  • characteristic
  • civil
  • clinical
  • competitive
  • complex
  • component
  • comprehensive
  • confident
  • conservative
  • considerable
  • consistent
  • controversial
  • conventional
  • corporate
  • critical
  • crucial
  • democratic
  • digital
  • distant
  • distinct
  • domestic
  • eastern
  • effective
  • efficient
  • electronic
  • equivalent
  • essential
  • ethnic
  • experimental
  • extensive
  • external
  • extraordinary
  • federal
  • flexible
  • formal
  • frequent
  • functional
  • fundamental
  • genetic
  • genuine
  • global
  • graduate
  • grateful
  • independent
  • initial
  • institutional
  • interior
  • internal
  • international
  • liberal
  • literary
  • mature
  • mere
  • mobile
  • moderate
  • moral
  • multiple
  • mutual
  • negative
  • nuclear
  • numerous
  • organic
  • overall
  • pale
  • parallel
  • permanent
  • potential
  • precise
  • primary
  • principal
  • prior
  • psychological
  • racial
  • radical
  • random
  • raw
  • relevant
  • religious
  • remote
  • resident
  • retail
  • rival
  • romantic
  • rural
  • sensitive
  • severe
  • significant
  • silent
  • strict
  • structural
  • subsequent
  • substantial
  • sufficient
  • technical
  • temporary
  • tender
  • theoretical
  • unique
  • universal
  • unlike
  • urban
  • vast
  • visible
  • visual
  • vital
  • voluntary
  • wealthy
  • odd
  • online
  • due
  • fellow
  • first
  • fun
  • giant
  • gray
  • great
  • in
  • new
  • no
  • on
  • warm
  • wet
  • light
  • ideal
  • surface
  • bore


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