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. Ignominy…disgrace

  2. Immaculate…spotless

  3. Impeccable…blameless

  4. Impuissant…powerless

  5. Inadequate…insufficient

  6. Inane…empty

  7. Inanimate...lifeless

  8. Incarcerate…imprison

  9. Incertitude…uncertainty

  10. Incessant…unceasing

  11. Indigenous…native

  12. Indigent…poor

  13. Indolent…lazy

  14. Inebriate…drunk

  15. Ineffable…unspeakable

  16. Inexorable…inflexible

  17. Infallible…unerring

  18. Ingenuous…candid

  19. Innocuous… harmless

  20. Innoxiously… harmlessly

  21. Inquietude…uneasiness

  22. Insipience…foolishness

  23. Insomnia…sleeplessness

  24. Insouciant…careless

  25. Insubordinate…disobedient

  26. Insurgent…rebel

  27. Insurrection…rebellion

  28. Interminable…endless

  29. Internecine…deadly

  30. Interstice…space

  31. Intimidate…frighten

  32. Intrepidity…daring

  33. Inundate…flood

  34. Irascible…irritable


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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