Small Words for Big Words

Small Words for Big Words Index


This section has been put into this site simply to provide mental recreation on
Small Words and to help those who are interested in word games. It is well to emphasize, however, that it is generally better to use the Small Words rather than the big words both in speaking and in writing.


Big Words…Small Words


  1. Echinated…prickly

  2. Edacious…greedy

  3. Edentate…toothless

  4. Edible…eatable

  5. Edulcorate…sweeten

  6. Effeminate…womanish

  7. Effulgence…luster

  8. Elliptical…oval

  9. Elucidate…explain

  10. Encephalon…brain

  11. Encomium…praise

  12. Endeavour…try

  13. Enigma…puzzle

  14. Equivocal…doubtful

  15. Erroneous…wrong

  16. Erudite…learned

  17. Eschew…avoid

  18. Esculent…edible

  19. Esoteric…mysterious

  20. Espionage…spying

  21. Eulogy…praise

  22. Evanesce…disappear

  23. Exiguous…small

  24. Eximious…excellent

  25. Exorbitant…excessive

  26. Expectorate…spit

  27. Expeditious…quick

  28. Extortionate…oppressive


It is generally better to use the
Small Words rather than the big words both in speaking and in writing.




Small Words for Big Words Index



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