Given below is a list of words placed in alphabetical order. Each word is followed by a few of its synonyms. Note these words whenever you come across them. You should be familiar with most of the words for which synonyms are given if you have done all the exercises till this point thoroughly. So, this list will be giving you synonyms for the words which you know. Thus learning will be easier.


Words Starting with D


Danger
Hazard, risk, peril
Dash
Run, rush, fly
Dastardly
Cowardly, invaliant, afraid, fearful
Dawn
Daybreak, appear, (sunrise), begin
Deadly
Fatal, lethal, destructive
Dearth
Scarcity, lack, want
Debase
Degrade, defame, disparage, humiliate
Decay
Decompose, rot, decline in power, wealth, waste, wither, fade
Decease
Death, demise, end
Deceit
Fraud, cheating, forgery
Decipher
Translate, interpret, solve, explain
Decorum
Decency, etiquette, propriety, gravity
Decree
Law, edict, ordinance, mandate, judgement
Defamation
Calumny, disparagement, debasement
Defection
Abandonment, desertion
Defer
Postpone, delay
Deference
Respect, reverence, honour
Deformity
Disfigurement, malformation, ugliness
Dejected
Depressed, distressed, downhearted, downcast
Delectable
Charming, delightful, pleasant
Delegate
Commission, depute, authorise
Deliberate
Knowingly done, intentional, forcible
Delicacy
Softness, nicety,slenderness, refinement, purity
Delusion
Illusion, fancy, error, false belief
Demeanour
Behaviour, conduct, bearing
Demise
Death, decease
Demolish
Break, destroy, annihilate
Demure
Modest, coy, humane
Denomination
Name, appellation, designation
Denounce
Accuse, malign, criticise, defame, condemn
Deny
Contradict, refuse, disavow, withhold
Deride
Ridicule, mock, taunt
Descant
Discourse, expatiate, enlarge
Desire
Wish, long for, crave, covet
Desolate
Lonely, deserted, solitary, devastated
Despise
Condemn, dislike
Despondency
Despair, dejection,hopelessness
Despotic
Arbitrary, tyrannical, illegal
Destitute
Needy, poor, miserable, indigent
Destruction
Ruin, demolition, ravage
Detain
Lock in, arrest, hold, custody
Detest
Despise, abhor, dislike
Dethrone
Depose, remove (from office)
Devastate
Ruin, demolition, ravage
Devoid
Lacking, empty, vacant
Devout
Religious, reverent
Dexterity
Adroitness, cleverness, skill
Diabolical
Fiendish, devilish, wicked
Diatribe
Tirade, denunciation
Dictatorial
Tyrannical, arbitrary, despotic
Diffident
Hesitating, doubtful, distrusting
Digression
Excursion, deviation, misguidance
Diligence
Care, industry, effort
Dire
Terrible, awful, horrible; miserable
Disapprove
Condemn, reject, disallow
Disavow
Deny, refuse
Disciple
Follower, learner, student
Disclose
Reveal, tell, uncover, divulge
Disconsolate
Sad, cheerless, miserable
Discredit
Disbelieve, doubt, disgrace
Disgust
Abhorrence, dislike, detestation
Dismay
Disappointment,discouragement
Disorder
Disease, illness, OR untidiness, uncleanliness
Disown
Disclaim, deny, renounce
Disparage
Debase, decry, defame
Dispose
Adjust, arrange, incline
Dispute
Argument, controversy, altercation
Disregard
Neglect, overlook,disrespect
Dissolute
Corrupt, mean, lax, licentious
Distaste
Abhorrence, dislike, detestation
Distorted
Blurred, maligned, changed, disguised, deformed, misrepresented
Distress
Affliction, depression, misery
Divert
Turn aside, deflect, deviate
Divine
Heavenly, metaphysical, godlike
Divulge
Reveal, uncover, disclose
Docile
Amenable, tractable, submissive
Doctrine
Precept, principle, teaching
Dogmatic
Categorical, authoritative, firm, preachy
Dolt
Blockhead, stupid, fool, idiot, dullard
Domicile
Dwelling, home, residence
Dotage
Senility, imebcility
Downright
Simple, unquestionable, blunt, frank
Dread
Apprehend, fear
Drench
Soak, wet
Drowsy
Sleepy, comatose, lazy, lethargic
Dubious
Suspicious, doubtful, unreliable
Ductile
Pliant, yielding, flexible
Dupe
Cheat, befool, steal
Dwindle
Shrink, diminish, decrease



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