English / IELTS vocabulary

vocabulary all the words that are used in a particular book, subject, etc.

Accurate correct
Achieve accomplish
Active energetic
Adamant firm
Add increase
Adequate sufficient
Aggressive assertive
Aid help
Always forever
Amateur beginner
Amazing fabulous, wonderful, fantastic, astonishing, astounding, extraordinary, incredible, unbelievable, improbable
Ambitious aspiring
Anger enrage, infuriate, arouse, nettle, exasperate, inflame, madden
Angry mad, furious, enraged, excited, wrathful, indignant, exasperated, aroused, inflamed
Answer reply, respond, retort, acknowledge, Respond
Approve accept
Arrive reach
Ask put a question to, demand, request, expect, inquire, query, interrogate, examine, quiz , question, inquire of, seek information from
Authentic genuine
Awful atrocious , Terrible, Abominable, Dreadful, bad, poor, unpleasant
Bad contemptible, foul, rank, ghastly, execrable, evil, immoral, wicked, corrupt, sinful, depraved, rotten, contaminated, spoiled, tainted, harmful, injurious, unfavorable, defective, inferior, imperfect, substandard, faulty, improper, inappropriate, unsuitable, disagreeable, unpleasant, cross, nasty, unfriendly, irascible, horrible, atrocious, outrageous, scandalous, infamous, wrong, noxious, sinister, putrid, snide, deplorable, dismal, gross, heinous, nefarious, base, obnoxious, detestable, despicable
Bashful shy, timid
Beautiful dazzling, splendid, magnificent, comely, fair, ravishing, graceful, elegant, fine, exquisite, aesthetic, pleasing, shapely, delicate, stunning, glorious, heavenly, resplendent, radiant, glowing, blooming, sparkling, pretty, lovely, handsome, attractive, gorgeous
Before prior, earlier
Begin commence, inaugurate, originate, start, open, launch, initiate
Beginning start, initiate
Believe trust, accept
Below under, lower
Beneficial helpful, useful
Best finest, choice
Big huge, immense, gigantic, vast, colossal, gargantuan, large, sizable, grand, great, tall, mammoth, astronomical, ample, broad, expansive, spacious, stout, tremendous, titanic, mountainous, Huge, Enormous, Humongous, Substantial
Birth beginning
Blend combine, mix
Bottom base, foundation
Brave plucky, daring, heroic, valorous, audacious, bold, gallant, valiant, doughty, mettlesome, courageous, fearless, dauntless, intrepid
Break Rupture, Fracture, Shatter, burst, smash, wreck, crash, demolish, atomize
Brief short, concise
Bright shining, shiny, gleaming, brilliant, sparkling, shimmering, radiant, vivid, colorful, lustrous, luminous, incandescent, intelligent, knowing, quick-witted, smart, intellectual
Buy purchase
Calm Serene, Peace, Tranquil, quiet, peaceful, still, tranquil, mild, smooth, composed, collected, unruffled, level-headed, unexcited, detached, aloof
Chilly cool, nippy
Chubby plump, pudgy
Clarify explain, simplify
Close near, imminent
Coarse bumpy, rough
Come approach, advance, near, arrive, reach, Arrive
Comical amusing, funny
Complex complicated
Confine contain, enclose
Conflict fight, battle, struggle
Conform comply, submit
Connect join, link, attach
Cool icy, frigid, chilly, cold, frosty, wintry
Correct accurate, right
Courage bravery, valor
Courteous polite, civil
Cranky cross, irritable
Crazy insane, daft, mad
Crooked bent, twisted, curved, hooked, zigzag
Cruel mean, heartless
Cry shout, yell, yowl, scream, roar, bellow, weep, wail, sob, bawl
Cut slit, chop, crop, lop, reduce, gash, slash, prick, nick, sever, slice, carve, cleave
Dangerous perilous, hazardous, risky, uncertain, unsafe, Precarious
Daring bold, audacious
Dark shadowy, unlit, murky, gloomy, dim, dusky, shaded, sunless, black, dismal, sad
Decide choose, resolve, determine, settle
Deduct subtract, remove
Defend protect, shield
Definite clear, distinct, obvious, certain, sure, positive, determined
Defy resist, challenge
Delicate fragile, dainty
Delicious savory, delectable, appetizing, luscious, scrumptious, palatable, delightful, enjoyable, toothsome, exquisite, Titbit
Describe recount, represent, report, record, portray, characterize, picture, narrate, relate
Despise hate, detest, loathe
Destitute poor, penniless
Destroy Demolish, Slay, Ruin, Raze, waste, kill, slay, end, extinguish
Deter hinder, prevent
Determined sure, convinced
Difference dissimilarity, incompatibility, disagreement, inequity, contrast
Dirty soiled, messy (Dirty Synonym)
Disagree differ, dispute
Dispute debate, oppose
Diverse different, distinct
Divide separate, split
Do execute, enact, carry out, finish, conclude, effect, accomplish, achieve, attain
Docile tame, gentle
Dubious doubtful, questionable
Dull lifeless, dead, insensible, tedious , wearisome, listless, expressionless, plain, monotonous, humdrum, dreary, boring, tiring,, tiresome, uninteresting, slow, dumb, stupid, unimaginative
Dumb stupid, dense
Eager keen, fervent, enthusiastic, involved, interested, alive to
Easy simple
Encourage promote, support, urge
End stop, finish, terminate, conclude, close, halt, cessation, discontinuance
English Synonyms for IELTS
Enjoy luxuriate in, bask in, relish, devour, savor, like, appreciate, delight in, be pleased, indulge in
Enlarge expand, magnify
Enormous vast, immense, colossal (Big Synonym)
Explain define, interpret, justify, account for, elaborate, clarify
Fair just, impartial, unbiased, objective, unprejudiced, honest
Fall drop, descend, plunge, topple, tumble
False spurious, untrue, unfounded, erroneous, deceptive, groundless, fallacious, fake, fraudulent, counterfeit
Famous eminent, illustrious, distinguished, noted, notorious, well-known, renowned, celebrated, famed
Fast quick, rapid, speedy, fleet, hasty, snappy, mercurial, swiftly, rapidly, quickly, snappily, speedily, lickety-split, posthaste, hastily, expeditiously, like a flash
Fat stout, corpulent, fleshy, beefy, paunchy, plump, full, rotund, tubby, pudgy, chubby, chunky, burly, bulky, elephantine
Fatal deadly, mortal, killing
Fatigue tire, exhaust
Fear fright, dread, terror, alarm, dismay, anxiety, scare, awe, horror, panic, apprehension
Fiction fantasy, untruth, myth
Fill load, pack
Fly soar, hover, flit, wing, flee, waft, glide, coast, skim, sail, cruise
Fraction part, portion, segment
Frigid freezing, frosty
Frivolous trivial, unimportant, silly
Funny humorous, amusing, droll, comic, comical, laughable, silly, Hilarious
Furious angry, enraged, infuriated
Future coming, tomorrow
Gain acquire, obtain
Gaudy showy, garish, vulgar
Gaunt scrawny, skinny, thin
Generous giving, selfless, big-hearted
Get rep, catch, net, bag, derive, collect, gather, glean, pick up, accept, come by, regain, salvage ,acquire, obtain, secure, procure, gain, fetch, find, score, accumulate, win, earn
Go recede, depart, fade, disappear, move, travel, proceed
Good reliable, trustworthy, safe, favorable, profitable, advantageous, righteous, expedient, helpful, valid, genuine, ample, salubrious, estimable, beneficial, splendid, great, noble, worthy, first-rate, top-notch, grand, sterling, superb, respectable, edifying ,excellent, fine, superior, wonderful, marvelous, qualified, suited, suitable, apt, proper, capable, generous, kindly, friendly, gracious, obliging, pleasant, agreeable, pleasurable, satisfactory, well-behaved, obedient, honorable
Great outstanding, remarkable, Worthy, Distinguished, Grand, Considerable, Mighty
Great noteworthy, worthy, distinguished, remarkable, grand, considerable, powerful, much, mighty
Gross improper, rude, coarse, indecent, crude, vulgar, outrageous, extreme, grievous, shameful, uncouth, obscene, low
Handy useful, convenient, skillful
Happy joyful, cheerful, ecstatic, jubilant, gay, tickled, gratified, glad, blissful, overjoyed, Jaunty , pleased, contented, satisfied, delighted, elated
Hate dislike, disapprove, abominate, despise, loathe, detest, abhor, disfavor
Have hold, possess, own, contain, acquire, gain, maintain, believe, bear, beget, occupy, absorb, fill, enjoy
Help wait on, attend, serve, relieve, succor, benefit, befriend, abet, Relieve, aid, assist, support, encourage, back
Hide screen, shroud, veil, conceal, cover, mask, cloak, camouflage
High elevated, lofty
Huge vast, immense, great (Big Synonym)
Humble modest, unpretentious
Humiliate embarrass, disgrace, dishonor
Hurry rush, run, speed, race, hasten, urge, accelerate, bustle
Hurt damage, harm, injure, wound, distress, afflict, pain
Idea understanding, opinion, plan, view, belief, thought, concept, conception, notion
Identical alike, duplicate
Immaculate spotless, pure
Important significant, primary, principal, considerable, famous, distinguished, notable, well-known, Notable, necessary, vital, critical, indispensable, valuable, essential
Inferior lesser, substandard
Infuriate enrage, agitate, provoke
Ingenious clever, creative, original
Innocent guiltless, blameless
Interesting fascinating, engaging, sharp, keen, bright, intelligent, animated, spirited, attractive, inviting, intriguing, provocative, though-provoking, challenging, inspiring, involving, moving, titillating, tantalizing, exciting, entertaining, piquant, lively, racy, spicy, engrossing, absorbing, consuming, gripping, arresting, enthralling, spellbinding, curious, captivating, enchanting, bewitching, appealing
Intolerant bigoted, prejudiced
Irrelevant inappropriate, unrelated
Join connect, unite, link
Jolly merry, jovial, joyful
Jubilant overjoyed, delighted, elated
Keep hold, retain, withhold, preserve, maintain, sustain, support, save, protect, guard
Kill slay, execute, assassinate, murder, destroy, cancel, abolish
Lazy indolent, slothful, idle, inactive, sluggish
Least fewest, minimum, smallest
Little tiny, small, diminutive, shrimp, runt, miniature, puny, exiguous, dinky, cramped, limited, itsy-bitsy, microscopic, slight, petite, minute
Logical sensible, sane, rational
Long Lengthy
Look Gaze, Glance, Peek, Glimpse, Stare, Leer
Look gaze, see, glance, watch, survey, study, seek, search for, peek, peep, glimpse, stare, contemplate, examine, gape, ogle, scrutinize, inspect, leer, behold, observe, view, witness, perceive, spy, sight, discover, notice, recognize, peer, eye, gawk, peruse, explore
Love like, admire, esteem, fancy, care for, cherish, adore, treasure, worship, appreciate, savor, Adore
Luxurious extravagant, elegant
Magnify expand, enlarge, exaggerate
Make effect, execute, compose, perform, accomplish, earn, gain, obtain, acquire, get, create, originate, invent, beget, form, construct, design, fabricate, manufacture, produce, build, develop, do
Mark label, tag, price, ticket, impress, effect, trace, imprint, stamp, brand, sign, note, heed, notice, designate
Meager scanty, sparse, poor
Mean unkind, malicious, nasty
Militant combative, aggressive, warlike
Minor lesser, inferior, secondary
Mirth merriment, fun, laughter
Mischievous waggish, impish, sportive, prankish, playful, naughty, roguish
Moderate temperate, lenient, medium
Moody temperamental, changeable, short-tempered, glum, morose, sullen, mopish, irritable, testy, peevish, fretful, spiteful, sulky, touchy
Move hump, gallop, lope, accelerate, stir, budge, travel, wander, roam, journey, trek, ride, spin, slip, glide, slide, slither, coast, flow, sail, saunter, hobble, amble, stagger, paddle, slouch, prance, straggle, meander, perambulate, waddle, wobble, pace, swagger, promenade, lunge, plod, go, creep, crawl, inch, poke, drag, toddle, shuffle, trot, dawdle, walk, traipse, mosey, jog, plug, trudge, slump, lumber, trail, lag, run, sprint, trip, bound, hotfoot, high-tail, streak, stride, tear, breeze, whisk, rush, dash, dart, bolt, fling, scamper, scurry, skedaddle, scoot, scuttle, scramble, race, chase, hasten, hurry
Mysterious elusive, occult, secret
Naughty bad, disobedient, wrong
Neat clean, orderly, tidy, trim, dapper, natty, smart, elegant, well-organized, super, desirable, spruce, shipshape, well-kept, shapely
New fresh, unique, original, unusual, novel, modern, current, recent
Nonchalant indifferent, lackadaisical, blase
Normal ordinary, typical, usual
Obey mind, heed, comply
Observe examine, study, scrutinize
Obsolete extinct, dated, antiquated
Old primitive, traditional, archaic, conventional, customary, stale, musty, obsolete, extinct , feeble, frail, ancient, weak, aged, used, worn, dilapidated, ragged, faded, broken-down, former, old-fashioned, outmoded, passé, veteran, mature, venerable
Optional voluntary, elective
Ordinary usual, average
Outrageous preposterous, shocking
Part portion, share, piece, allotment, section, fraction, fragment
Place space, area, spot, plot, region, location, situation, position, residence, dwelling, set, site, station, status, state, Draw, Map, Diagram, Procedure, Method, Blueprint
Plan plot, scheme, design, draw, map, diagram, procedure, arrangement, intention, device, contrivance, method, way, blueprint
Polite gracious, refined, courteous
Poor destitute, needy, impoverished
Popular well-liked, approved, accepted, favorite, celebrated, common, current
Portion part, segment, piece
Predicament quandary, dilemma, pickle, problem, plight, spot, scrape, jam
Prompt punctual, timely
Proud arrogant, elated
Push shove, propel
Put place, set, attach, establish, assign, keep, save, set aside, effect, achieve, do, build
Quiet silent, still, soundless, mute, tranquil, peaceful, calm, restful, cease, stop, withdraw
Racket noise, commotion, disturbance
Ratify approve, confirm, endorse
Ravage devastate, ruin, damage
Raze destroy, demolish
Reluctant unwilling, hesitant
Remote secluded, isolated, distant
Repulsive hideous, offensive, gruesome
Reputable honorable, upstanding, honest
Resist oppose, withstand, defy
Retaliate avenge, revenge, reciprocate
Reveal show, disclose, divulge
Right correct, accurate, factual, true, good, just, honest, upright, lawful, moral, proper, suitable, apt, legal, fair
Run race, speed, hurry, hasten, sprint, dash, rush, escape, elope, flee
Same identical, alike, equivalent
Say Tell, impart, assert, state, allege, mutter, mumble, whisper, sigh ,exclaim, yell, sing, yelp, snarl, hiss, grunt, snort, roar, bellow, thunder, boom, scream, shriek, screech, squawk, whine, philosophize, stammer, stutter, lisp, drawl, jabber, protest, announce, swear, vow, content, assure, deny, dispute, inform, notify, advise, relate, recount, narrate, explain, reveal, disclose, divulge, declare, command, order, bid, enlighten, instruct, insist, teach, train, direct, issue, remark, converse, speak, affirm, suppose, utter, negate, express, verbalize, voice, articulate, pronounce, deliver, convey
Scared timorous, shrinking, tremulous, stupefied, paralyzed, stunned, apprehensive , afraid, frightened, alarmed, terrified, panicked, fearful, unnerved, insecure, timid, shy, skittish, jumpy, disquieted, worried, vexed, troubled, disturbed, horrified, terrorized, shocked, petrified, haunted
Serene peaceful, tranquil, calm
Serious grave, solemn, pensive
Show display, exhibit, present, note, point to, indicate, explain, reveal, prove, demonstrate, expose
Shrewd clever, cunning, crafty
Slow unhurried, gradual, leisurely, late, behind, tedious, slack
Sluggish listless, lethargic, inactive
Small little, insignificant, trivial
Smooth slick, glossy, level
Sociable friendly, cordial, gregarious
Sorrow woe, anguish, grief
Special exceptional, notable, particular
Stable steady, unchanging, settled
Stop cease, halt, stay, pause, discontinue, conclude, end, finish, quit
Story tale, myth, legend, fable, yarn, account, narrative, chronicle, epic, sage, anecdote, record, memoir
Strange odd, peculiar, unusual, unfamiliar, uncommon, queer, weird, outlandish, curious, unique, exclusive, irregular
Strenuous vigorous, laborious
Strict stringent, severe, stern
Strong powerful, mighty, potent
Stupid unintelligent, dense, foolish
Surplus excess, additional, extra
Take hold, catch, seize, grasp, win, capture, acquire, pick, choose, select, prefer, remove, steal, lift, rob, engage, bewitch, purchase, buy, retract, recall, assume, occupy, consume
Tall high, lofty
Tangible concrete, definite, visible
Taut tense, tight, stiff
Tell disclose, reveal, show, expose, uncover, relate, advise, explain, declare, command, order, bid, recount, repeat, Narrate, Inform, Divulge
Tender delicate, gentle, affectionate
Terrible dreadful, horrible, vile
Think judge, deem, assume, believe, consider, contemplate, reflect, mediate
Thrifty economical, frugal, prudent
Thrive prosper, flourish, develop
Trouble distress, anguish, anxiety, worry, wretchedness, pain, danger, peril, disaster, grief, misfortune, difficulty, concern, pains, inconvenience, exertion, effort
True accurate, right, proper, precise, exact, valid, genuine, real, actual, trusty, steady, loyal, dependable, sincere, staunch
Ugly hideous, frightful, frightening, shocking, horrible, unpleasant, monstrous, terrifying, gross, grisly, ghastly, horrid, unsightly, plain, homely, evil, repulsive, repugnant, gruesome
Unhappy miserable, uncomfortable, wretched, heart-broken, unfortunate, poor, downhearted, sorrowful, depressed, dejected, melancholy, glum, gloomy, dismal, discouraged, sad
Urgent crucial, important
Use employ, utilize, exhaust, spend, expend, consume, exercise
Vacant unoccupied, empty
Vague unclear, obscure, indistinct
Valiant courageous, brave, heroic
Victory triumph, win, success
Virtuous moral, righteous, angelic
Weary tired, fatigued, lethargic
Worn used, impaired, old
Wrong incorrect, inaccurate, mistaken, erroneous, improper, unsuitable, untrue
Yield produce, bear, provide

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