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List of nice words A to Z

List of nice words A to Z

Positive Words Research has compiled a resource representing a list of nice words starting with every letter of the alphabet. This nice word list is made for every letter from A to Z.

List of nice words A to Z

Find below a list of nice words with more than 500 beautiful words. Use this list of good words in alphabetical order to inspire yourself for your amazing projects.

Nice words that start with A

ABSOLUTELY, ABUNDANCE, ABUNDANT, ACCEPTANCE, ACCEPTED, ACCLAIMED, ACCOMPLISH, ACCOMPLISHMENT, ACHIEVEMENT, ACTION, ACTIVE, ADMIRE, ADORABLE, ADORED, ADVENTURE, AFFIRMATIVE, AFFLUENT, AGREE, AGREEABLE, ALLOWING, ALTRUISTIC, AMAZING, ANGELIC, APPEALING, APPRECIATED, APPRECIATION, APPRECIATIVE, APPRECIATIVE JOY, APPROVE, APTITUDE, ART OF STILLNESS, ASTOUNDING, ATTRACTIVE, AUTHENTIC, AWARE, AWARENESS, AWE , AWESOME, AWESOMENESS

Nice words that start with B

BALANCE, BEAMING, BEATITUDE, BEAUTIFUL, BEAUTY, BELIEVE, BELOVED, BENEFICIAL, BEST, BLESSINGS, BLISS, BLISSFUL, BLISSFULNESS, BLOSSOM, BOLD, BOUNTIFUL, BOUNTY, BRAVE, BRAVO, BRIGHT, BRILLIANT, BUBBLY

Nice words that start with C

CALM, CANDOR, CAPABLE, CAREFULNESS, CARING, CELEBRATED, CELEBRATION, CENTERED, CERTAIN, CHAMP, CHAMPION, CHANGE, CHARISMATIC, CHARM, CHARMING, CHEERFUL, CHEERFULNESS, CHEERY, CHERISHED, CHOICE, CLARITY, CLASSIC, CLASSICAL, CLEAN, CLEAR, CLOSENESS, COLLABORATION, COMFORT, COMFORTABLE, COMPASSION, COMPOSED, CONFIDENT, CONGRATULATION, CONNECTION, CONSCIOUSNESS, CONSTANT, CONTENT, CONTENTMENT, COOL, COURAGE, COURAGEOUS, CREATIVE, CREATIVITY, CUTE

Nice words that start with D

DAZZLED, DAZZLING, DECISIVE, DELICIOUS, DELIGHT, DELIGHTFUL, DESIRE, DEVOTION, DISTINGUISHED, DIVINE, DYNAMIC

Nice words that start with E

EAGER, EARNEST, EASE, EASY, ECSTATIC, EFFECTIVE, EFFERVESCENT, EFFICIENT, EFFORTLESS, ELECTRIFYING, ELEGANT, ELOQUENCE, EMPATHY, EMPOWER, EMPOWERED, ENCHANTED, ENCHANTING, ENCOURAGING, ENDLESS, ENDORSED, ENERGETIC, ENERGIZED, ENERGY, ENGAGING, ENLIGHTENED, ENLIGHTENMENT, ENLIVENED, ENOUGH, ENTHUSIASM, ENTHUSIASTIC, EQUALITY, ESSENTIAL, ESTEEMED, ETERNAL, ETERNITY, ETHEREAL, ETHICAL, EXCELLENT, EXCITED, EXCITING, EXHILARATED, EXPANDED, EXPANSIVE, EXQUISITE, EXTRAORDINARY, EXUBERANT

Nice words that start with F

FABULOUS, FAIR, FAITH, FAMILIAR, FAMOUS, FANTASTIC, FASCINATING, FAVORABLE, FEARLESS, FEELING GOOD, FETCHING, FIDELITY, FINE, FITTING, FLOURISHING, FLOW, FLOWING, FOCUSED, FORGIVENESS, FORGIVING, FORTUNATE, FREE, FREEDOM, FREE-SPIRITED, FRESH, FRICKY, FRIENDLY, FRIENDSHIP, FULFILLED, FUN, FUN-LOVING, FUNNY

Nice words that start with G

GENEROSITY, GENEROUS, GENIAL, GENIUS, GENUINE, GIFT, GIVING, GLAD, GLAMOROUS, GLAMOUR, GLORIOUS, GLORY, GLOW, GLOWING, GODDESS, GOOD, GOOD HEALTH, GOODNESS, GORGEOUS, GRACE, GRACEFUL, GRACIOUS, GRATEFUL, GRATITUDE, GREAT, GREEN, GRIN, GROUNDED, GROWING, GROWTH

Nice words that start with H

HANDSOME, HAPPINESS, HAPPY, HAPPY-HEARTED, HARMONIOUS, HARMONY, HEALING, HEALTH, HEALTHY, HEARTFELT, HEARTFULL, HEARTWARMING, HEARTY, HEAVEN, HEAVENLY, HEAVENLY JOY, HELPFUL, HELPFULNESS, HIGH-SPIRITED, HOLY, HONEST, HONESTY, HONORABLE, HONORED, HOPE, HOPEFUL, HUG

Nice words that start with I

IDEA, IDEAL, IMAGINATION, IMAGINATIVE, IMAGINE, IMPRESSIVE, INCREDIBLE, INDEPENDENT, INEFFABLE, INFINITY, INNER PEACE, INNOVATE, INNOVATION, INNOVATIVE, INSPIRATION, INSPIRATIONAL, INSPIRED, INSTANT, INSTANTANEOUS, INSTINCTIVE, INTELLECTUAL, INTELLIGENCE, INTELLIGENT, INTUITIVE, INTUITIVENESS, INVENTIVE, INVENTIVENESS, INVIGORATED, INVINCIBLE, IRRESISTIBLE

Nice words that start with J

JAZZED, JOLLY, JOVIAL, JOY, JOYFUL, JOYOUS, JUBILANT, JUICY

Nice words that start with K

KALON, KEEN, KIND, KIND-HEART, KINDNESS, KISSABLE, KNOWING, KNOWLEDGE, KNOWLEDGEABLE

Nice words that start with L

LAUGH, LEARNED, LEGENDARY, LIBERTY, LIFE, LIGHT, LIVELINESS, LIVELY, LONGEVITY, LOVABLE, LOVE, LOVED, LOVELY, LOVING, LOVING ACCEPTANCE, LOVING-KINDNESS, LUCID, LUCK, LUCKY, LUMINOUS, LUXURIOUS, LUXURY

Nice words that start with M

MAGIC, MAGIC BLISSFULNESS, MAGICAL, MAGNIFICENT, MARVELOUS, MASTERFUL, MASTERY, MEANING, MEANINGFUL, MEMORABLE, MERIT, MERITORIOUS, MIND-BLOWING, MINDFUL, MINDSIGHT, MIRACLE, MIRACULOUS, MOTIVATING, MOVING

Nice words that start with N

NAMASTE, NATURAL, NICE, NIRVANA, NOBLE, NON-RESISTANT, NOURISH, NOURISHED, NOVEL, NOW, NURTURE, NURTURED, NURTURING, NUTRITIOUS

Nice words that start with O

OKAY, ONE, ONENESS, OPEN, OPEN-HEARTED, OPEN-MINDED, OPENNESS, OPTIMISM, OPTIMISTIC, OPULENT, ORIGINAL, ORIGINALITY, OUTSTANDING, OWNING-MY-POWER

Nice words that start with P

PARADISE, PASSIONATE, PATIENCE, PEACE, PEACEFUL, PERFECT, PERFECTION, PERMALICIOUS, PHENOMENAL, PLAYFUL, PLAYFULL, PLEASANT, PLEASURABLE, PLENTIFUL, POISED, POLISHED, POPULAR, POSITIVE, POSITIVE ENERGY, POSITIVE THOUGHTS, POWER, POWERFUL, PRECIOUS, PREPARED, PRETTY, PRICELESS, PRINCIPLED, PRODUCTIVE, PROGRESS, PROMINENT, PROSPERITY, PROTECTED, PROUD, PURE, PURE LOVE AND LIGHT

Nice words that start with Q

QUALITY, QUICK, QUIET, QUIETNESS

Nice words that start with R

RADIANT, RAVISHING, READINESS, READY, REASSURING, RECEPTIVE, REFINED, REFRESHED, REFRESHING, REJOICE, REJUVENATED, RELAXED, RELIABLE, RELIEVED, REMARKABLE, RENEWED, RESILIENCE, RESILIENT, RESOUNDING, RESOURCEFULNESS, RESPECTED, RESTORED, REWARD, REWARDING, RIGHT, RIGHTEOUSNESS, ROBUST

Nice words that start with S

SACRED, SAFE, SATISFACTORY, SATISFIED, SECURE, SECURED, SEEMLY, SELF-ACCEPTING, SELF-LOVE, SENSATIONAL, SERENE, SERENITY, SHINING, SIMPLE, SKILLED, SKILLFUL, SMILE, SOUL, SOULFUL, SOULMATE, SPARKLES, SPARKLING, SPECIAL, SPECTACULAR, SPIRIT, SPIRITED, SPIRITUAL, SPLENDID, STIRRING, STRENGTH, STRONG, STUNNING, STUPENDOUS, SUBLIME, SUCCESS, SUCCESSFUL, SUNNINESS, SUNNY, SUPER, SUPERB, SUPERCALIFRAGILISTIC, SUPPORTING, SURPRISING, SUSTAINED, SWEET

Nice words that start with T

TENDER, TENDERNESS, TERRIFIC, THANKFUL, THOROUGH, THRILLED, THRILLING, THRIVING, TOPS, TRANQUIL, TRANQUILITY, TRANSFORMATIVE, TRANSFORMING, TRUSTING, TRUTHFUL, TRUTHFULNESS

Nice words that start with U

UNBELIEVABLE, UNDERSTANDING, UNFUCKWITABLE, UNIQUE, UNITY, UNLIMITED, UNREAL, UNSHAKEABLE, UNWAVERING, UP, UPBEAT, UPLIFTED, UPRIGHT, UPSTANDING

Nice words that start with V

VALUABLE, VALUED, VIBRANT, VICTORIOUS, VICTORY, VIGOROUS, VIM, VIRTUOUS, VITAL, VITALITY, VIVACIOUS

Nice words that start with W

WARM, WARMHEARTEDNESS, WEALTH, WEALTHY, WELCOME, WELCOMED, WELL, WHOLE, WHOLEHEARTEDLY, WHOLESOME, WILLING, WISE, WONDERFUL, WONDROUS, WORTHINESS, WORTHY, WOW

Nice words that start with X

XOXO

Nice words that start with Y

YAY, YES, YIPPEE, YOUNG-AT-HEART, YOUTHFUL, YUMMY

Nice words that start with Z

ZAPPY, ZEAL, ZEALOUS, ZESTFUL, ZING

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A to Z Good Character Traits

A to Z Good Character Traits

Positive Words Research proudly presents to you a resource containing A to Z good character traits. The below list is a compilation of positive traits starting with every letter of the alphabet.

Find below for every letter of the alphabet four good character traits, positive traits. Except for letters Z, Y, and Z. Also, find a list with additional positive traits for you to use them in your projects.

A to Z Good Character Traits – Positive Traits List

  • A from Abundant, Artistic, Appreciative, Authentic
  • B from Blessed, Blissful, Brave, Beautiful
  • C from Calm, Cheerful, Creative, Confident
  • D from Divine, Determined, Dynamic, Dazzled
  • E from Empathetic, Exuberant, Enthusiastic, Enlightened
  • F from Focused, Forgiving, Free, Fearless
  • G from Grateful, Generous, Graceful, Glorious
  • H from Happy, Hopeful, Harmonious, Healthy
  • I from Imaginative, Insightful, Inventive, Inspired
  • J from Joyful, Joyous, Just, Jubilant
  • K from Kind, Kind-hearted, Knowledgeable, Kalon
  • L from Lucky, Loving, Loyal, Lovable
  • M from Magic, Magnificent, Mindful, Motivated
  • N from Noble, Nourished, Non-resistant, Nice
  • O from Optimistic, Omniscient, Original, Open-hearted
  • P from Peaceful, Prosperous, Perseverent, Playful
  • Q from Quick Thinker, Quiet
  • R from Relaxed, Respectful, Relieved, Resilient
  • S from Serene, Smart, Strong, Soulful
  • T from Thoughtful, Thankful, Trustworthy, Tranquil
  • U from Upbeat, Useful, Understanding, Unique
  • V from Virtuous, Victorious, Vibrant, Valuable
  • W from Wealthy, Warmhearted, Wise, Worthy
  • X from Xenial
  • Y from Young-at-heart
  • Z from Zealous, Zany

More Good Character Traits – Positive Traits

  • Playful
  • Heartwarming
  • Willing to Learn
  • Empowered
  • World-Builder
  • Sweet
  • Selfless
  • Supercharged
  • Willing
  • Understood
  • Limitless
  • Courageous
  • Worthy to Take Up Space
  • Sufficient
  • Resourceful
  • Grateful

Positive Words Research – A to Z Good Character Traits

A to Z Positive Words

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Positive Words Research proudly presents to you a resource with A to Z positive words. For every letter find below four positive words starting with each letter of the alphabet from A to Z. Except for letter X and Z for which there are only two.

Use the below list of positive words to learn nice words starting with every letter of the alphabet. You can use it for yourself, with your children or in classrooms with kids, if you are a teacher.

A to Z Positive Words

  • A from Appreciation, Abundance, Acceptance, Authentic      
  • B from Blessings, Blissfulness, Bravery, Beautiful          
  • C from Calm, Cheerfulness, Creativity, Confident         
  • D from Divine, Determination, Dope Chill Out, Dazzled               
  • E from Empathy, Equanimity, Ease, Enlightened            
  • F from Faith, Forgiveness, Freedom, Fearless 
  • G from Gratitude, Generosity, Grace, Glorious               
  • H from Happiness, Hopefulness, Harmony, Healthy     
  • I from Ikigai, Integrity, Imagination, Inspired  
  • J from Joy, Jolly, Justice, Jubilant          
  • K from Kindness, Kalon, Kaajhuab, Kind             
  • L from Light, Loving-kindness, Love, Lovable   
  • M from Magic, Miracle, Mindfulness, Mindful  
  • N from Namaste, Nirvana, Non-resistance, Nice            
  • O from Optimism, Omniscience, Originality, Open-hearted      
  • P from Peace, Prosperity, Perseverance, Playful           
  • Q from Quiddity, Quality, Quiescent Mind, Quiet           
  • R from Relax, Respect, Relief, Resilient              
  • S from Serenity, Serendipity, Self-love, Soulful              
  • T from Trust, Thankfulness, Transformation, Tranquil 
  • U from Unity, Utter amazement, Unification, Unique  
  • V from Vitality, Victory, Vim, Valuable 
  • W from Wealth, Warmheartedness, Wisdom, Worthy 
  • X from XOXO, Xenial             
  • Y from Yippee, You are Loved, Yes, Young-at-heart     
  • Z from Zing, Zest for Life   

Additional positive words to use in your projects:

  • Playfulness
  • Heartwarming
  • One-pointedness
  • Empowered     
  • Enjoy
  • Sacred Space
  • Magnific to Love
  • Wonder              
  • Cuteness overload
  • Embody the Love
  • Unification of Mind
  • Courageous            
  • Joy to Live
  • Worthiness to Take Up Space
  • Ease of Mind
  • Grateful        

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Positive Words Research – A to Z Positive Words

Positive Words Describing God In Alphabetical Order from A to Z

Positive Words Describing God

Find below a list of positive words describing God in alphabetical order from A to Z. Positive Words Research extracted these words from various analyzed texts.

  1. Awesome
  2. Almighty
  3. Almighty God
  4. Bountiful
  5. Beautiful
  6. Benevolent
  7. Bread of Life
  8. Comforter
  9. Compassionate
  10. Deliverer
  11. Everlasting
  12. Faithful
  13. Great
  14. God’s Spirit
  15. God is spirit
  16. Holy
  17. I Am
  18. Inner Sanctuary
  19. Jehovah
  20. King of Kings
  21. Loving
  22. Marvelous
  23. New Every Morning
  24. Omnipotent
  25. Omniscience
  26. Omnipresent
  27. Powerful
  28. Quintessential
  29. Redeemer
  30. Savior
  31. True God
  32. Temple of God – God’s temple
  33. Unequalled
  34. Unparalleled
  35. Vine
  36. Worthy
  37. Extremely Gracious
  38. Yahweh
  39. Z

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List of plain English words and phrases from A to Z

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Plain English (also referred to as layman’s terms or sometimes referred to more broadly as plain language) is a generic term for English communication that emphasizes the avoidance of technical language and uses simple, familiar words instead of lengthy, formal words, avoids jargon, prefers positive words to negative words, and prefers strong verbs to be verbs.

Here is a list of plain English words and phrases in alphabetical order from A to Z

Plain English starting with letter A

  • above-mentioned, above-listed, before-mentioned, aforementioned – (omit)
  • abundance – enough, plenty, (or specific amount
  • accede to – allow, agree to
  • accelerate – speed up
  • accentuate – stress
  • accommodation – room
  • accompany – go with, with
  • accomplish – do
  • accorded – given
  • accordingly – thus, so
  • accrue – add, gain
  • accurate – right
  • acquiesce – agree
  • acquire – get
  • additional – extra
  • address – discuss
  • addressees – you
  • adjacent to – Next to
  • adjustment – change, alteration
  • admissible – allowed, accepted
  • advantageous – helpful
  • adversely impact on – hurt, set back
  • advise – tell
  • afford an opportunity – allow, let
  • aggregate – total
  • aircraft – airplane (USA) / aeroplane (UK) (Plane can also mean – flat surface – and a woodworking tool; the word airplane avoids this confusion. The word aircraft can be used if you need to specifically include balloons, blimps, gliders, etc.; it’s the simplest word for the whole category of aerial vehicles.)
  • alleviate – ease, reduce
  • allocate – divide
  • along the lines of – like, as in
  • alternatively – or
  • ameliorate – improve, help
  • an absence of – no, none
  • and particularly – particularly
  • and/or – use either and or or.
  • anticipate – expect
  • a number of – some
  • applicant – you
  • application – use
  • apparent – clear, plain
  • apprehend – arrest
  • appreciable – many
  • appropriate – proper, right
  • approximate – about
  • arrive onboard – arrive
  • as a means of – to
  • ascertain – find out, learn
  • as per our telephone conversation of this date – as we discussed this afternoon
  • as prescribed by – in, under
  • as far as is concerned – (omit)
  • as to – of, on, with, for, to, by, in, into
  • as yet, as of yet – yet
  • assist, assistance – help
  • at its discretion – can, may
  • attain – meet
  • attempt – try
  • at the present time, at this time, at this point in time, at the moment – now
  • attributable to – because
  • at your earliest convenience – as soon as you can
  • authorize – allow, let

Plain English starting with letter B

  • basis, on a – (omit)
  • be advised – (omit)
  • because of the fact that – because, since
  • beg – ask
  • belated – late
  • beneficial – helpful, useful
  • bestow – give, award
  • by means of – by, with
  • by reason of – because
  • by virtue of – by, under
  • beverage – drink

Plain English starting with letter C

  • Capable of, am/is/are – can
  • capability – ability
  • case of, in the – (omit)
  • caveat – warning
  • cease – stop
  • chauffeur – driver
  • clearly, obviously – (omit)
  • close proximity – near
  • combat environment – combat
  • combined – joint
  • commence – Begin or start
  • completely revoke – revoke
  • comply with – follow
  • complete – fill in
  • component– part
  • comprise – form
  • conceal – hide
  • concerning – about, on
  • consensus, of opinion, consensus, general – consensus
  • consequently – so
  • consolidate – join, merge
  • constitutes – is, forms, makes up
  • contains – has
  • convene – meet
  • corridor – hall
  • currently – (omit), now

Plain English starting with letter D

  • deem – believe, think
  • delete – cut, drop
  • demonstrate – prove, show
  • depart – leave, go
  • designate – choose, name
  • desire – want, wish
  • despite the fact that – although
  • determine – decide, figure, find
  • disclose – show
  • different – After a number, this word is often unnecessary.
  • discontinue – drop, stop
  • disseminate – give, issue, pass, send
  • does not have – lacks
  • does not include – excludes, omits
  • due to the fact that – because, since
  • duly (authorized, signed) – (omit)
  • during the period, during the time that – during, while

Plain English starting with letter E

  • each and every – (omit)
  • early beginnings – beginnings, early days
  • each…apiece – each
  • economical – cheap
  • effect modifications – make changes
  • elect – chose, pick
  • eliminate – cut, drop, end
  • else but, else than) – but
  • elucidate – explain
  • emphasize – stress
  • employ – use
  • enclosed please find – I have enclosed
  • encounter – meet
  • endeavor – try
  • end (result, product) – omit
  • enquiry – question
  • ensure – make sure
  • entitlement – right
  • enumerate – count
  • equally as – equally
  • equipments – equipment
  • equitable – fair
  • equivalent – equal
  • establish – set up, prove, show
  • evaluate – test, check
  • evidenced – showed
  • evident – (omit), clear
  • evince – show, prove
  • excluding – except
  • exclusively – only
  • exhibit – show
  • expedite – hurry
  • expeditious – fast, quick
  • expend – spend
  • expertise – ability
  • expiration – end

Plain English starting with letter F

  • facilitate – ease, help
  • fauna – animals
  • feasible – workable
  • females – women
  • finalize – complete, finish
  • first(ly), second(ly), third(ly) – first, second, third
  • first and foremost – first
  • flora – plants
  • following – after
  • for a period of – for
  • for example,______etc. – for example, such as
  • forfeit – lose, give up
  • formulate – plan
  • for the purpose of, – to
  • for the reason that, – to
  • forward – send
  • frequently – often
  • function – act, role, work
  • furnish – give, send

Plain English starting with letter H

  • has a duty to – must
  • has a requirement for – needs
  • herein, heretofore, herewith, thereof, wherefore, wherein –(omit)
  • honest truth – truth
  • however – but, yet

Plain English starting with letter I

  • identical – same
  • identify –find, name
  • identify with –agree, understand
  • if and when – use either word; not both
  • immediately – at once
  • impacted – affected,changed
  • implement – carry out, start
  • in accordance with – by, under
  • in addition – also, besides, too
  • in all likelihood – probably
  • in an effort to – to
  • inasmuch – since
  • in a timely manner – on time, promptly
  • in between – between
  • inception – start
  • in connection with – with, about
  • incumbent upon – must
  • indicate – say, state, or show
  • indication – sign
  • individual – person
  • in excess of – more than
  • in favor of – for
  • initial – first
  • initiate – start
  • in lieu of – instead
  • in light of the fact that – because
  • in many cases – often
  • in order that – for, so
  • in order to – to
  • inquire – person
  • in regard(s) to – about, concerning, on
  • in relation to – about, with, to
  • in some instances – sometimes
  • inside of – inside
  • institute legal proceedings against, bring action against – sue
  • inter alia – (omit) or use “among others”
  • interface – meet, work with
  • in terms of –(omit)
  • interpose no objection – don’t object
  • in the amount of – for
  • in the case of – when
  • in the event of – if
  • in the majority of instances – usually
  • in the nature of – like
  • in the near future – shortly, soon
  • in the process of – (omit)
  • in view of – since
  • in view of the above – so
  • regardless – regardless
  • is applicable to – applies to
  • is authorized to – may
  • is in consonance with – agrees with, follows
  • is responsible for – (omit) handles
  • it appears – seems
  • it is – (omit)
  • it is essential – must, need to
  • it is requested – please, we request, I request
  • it is important to add that, in this regard it is of significance that, it may be recalled that, it is interesting to point out that – (omit)

Plain English starting with letter L

  • liaison – discussion
  • -ly (doubtless, fast, ill, much, seldom, thus) – (omit)
  • last will and testament – will

Plain English starting with letter M

  • magnitude – size
  • maintain – keep, support
  • majority – most (except for voting)
  • make a mockery of – (omit)
  • make an attempt, make an effort – try
  • make reference to – refer
  • maximum – greatest, largest, most
  • mental attitude – attitude
  • merge – merge
  • methodology – method
  • minimize – decrease
  • minimum – least, smallest
  • modify – change
  • monitor – check, watch
  • month + of + year – March 2013
  • moreover – what’s more
  • multiple – many

Plain English starting with letter N

  • nature, of a – (omit)
  • necessitate – cause, need
  • nevertheless – still, besides, even so
  • notify – let know, tell
  • not able – unable
  • not accept – reject
  • not certain – uncertain
  • not unlike – similar, alike
  • not many – few
  • not often – seldom, rarely
  • not the same – different
  • not…unless, not…except – only if
  • not…until – only when
  • not later than 10 May – by 10 May, before 11 May
  • notwithstanding – in spite of, still
  • now comes – (omit)
  • null and void – use either “null” or “void”
  • numerous – many

Plain English starting with letter O

  • objective – aim, goal
  • obligate – bind, compel
  • observe – see on a _________basis (omit)
  • obtain – get
  • off of – off
  • on request – if you ask
  • on a daily basis – daily
  • on a X basis – Xly (where X is an adjective)
  • on the basis of – by, from
  • on the contrary – but, so
  • on the grounds that – (omit)
  • on the other hand – (omit); but, so
  • on the part of – by
  • operate – run, use, work
  • optimum – best, greatest, most
  • option – choice, way
  • orientate – orient
  • …out (calculate, cancel, distribute, segregate, separate) – omit
  • outside of – outside
  • overall (unless it means the garment) – (omit)
  • oversight [v] – oversee
  • owing to the fact that – because, since

Plain English starting with letter P

  • parameters – limits (except in mathematical and computer-programming uses)
  • participate – take part
  • particulars – details
  • pass away – die
  • per annum – a year
  • perchance – perhaps
  • perform – do
  • permit – let
  • pertaining to – about, of, on
  • perspire – sweat
  • peruse – read
  • PIN number – PIN
  • place – put
  • portion – part
  • possess – have, own
  • point in time, particular point in time – time, point, now, moment
  • potentiality – potential
  • practicable – practical
  • preclude – prevent
  • preowned – used
  • preliminary to, previous to, previously, prior to – before
  • preparatory to – to prepare for
  • prioritize – rank; set or make priorities
  • proceed – do, go ahead, try
  • procure – (omit)
  • proficiency – skill
  • promulgate – issue, publish
  • provide – give, offer, say
  • provided that – if
  • provide guidance for – guide
  • purchase – buy
  • pursuant to – by, following, per, under; in response to, in carrying out, as required by

Plain English starting with letter Q

  • question as to whether, question of whether – question whether
  • quite puzzling – baffling

Plain English starting with letter R

  • reason … is because – because
  • refer back – refer
  • reflect – say, show
  • regard as being – regard as
  • regarding – about, of, on
  • relative to – about, on
  • relocate – move
  • remain – stay
  • remainder – rest
  • remuneration – pay, payment
  • render – give, make
  • represents – is
  • request – ask
  • require – must, need
  • requirement – need, rule
  • reside, residence – live, house
  • respectively – (omit)
  • retain – keep
  • retire – go to bed

Plain English starting with letter S

  • said, some, such, same – the, this, that
  • selection – choice
  • separate – After a number, this word is often unnecessary.
  • set forth in – in
  • shall – must
  • should you wish – if you want
  • similar to – like
  • solicit – ask for, request
  • state-of-the-art – latest
  • strategize – plan
  • subject – the, this, your
  • submit – give, send
  • subsequent, subsequently, subsequent to –later, next, after, then
  • substantial – large, much
  • successfully complete – complete, pass
  • sufficient – enough

Plain English starting with letter T

  • take action to – (omit)
  • terminate – end, stop
  • than was formerly the case – now
  • the month of – (omit)
  • there are – (omit)
  • therefore – thus, so
  • therein – there
  • there is – (omit)
  • the undersigned – I
  • the use of – (omit)
  • this activity, command – us, we
  • timely – prompt
  • time period – (either one)
  • to be violative of – violate
  • took advantage of – preyed
  • to wit – (omit)
  • transpire (unless referring to plant transpiration) – happen
  • transmit – send
  • type – (omit)

Plain English starting with letter U

  • under the provisions of – under
  • until such time as – until
  • utilize, utilization – use

Plain English starting with letter V

  • validate – confirm
  • variation – change
  • various different – “various” or “different”
  • very – (omit)
  • very angry – enraged
  • viable – practical, workable

Plain English starting with letter W

  • warrant – call for, permit
  • we are in receipt of – we’ve received
  • whereas – because, since
  • whether or not – whether
  • whosoever, whomsoever – whoever, whomever
  • with a view to – by, from
  • with reference to, with regard to – about
  • with respect to – on, about
  • with the exception of – except for
  • with the minimum of delay – quickly (or say when)
  • witnessed – saw

Plain English starting with letter Y

  • you are requested – please
  • your attention is drawn – please see, please note
  • your office – you

Source: List of Plain English words and phrases Wikipedia

Positive Words Research – List of plain English words and phrases from A to Z