Welcome to an article with vocabulary terms that everyone can use.
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Vocabulary is a more sophisticated diction that is strategized by many roleplayers and groups. Not everyone uses it, but a few want to discover these terms! Some might not seem too "smart" and can be used in traditional roleplay. Have fun!
Black: Atramentous, Atramental, Ebony, Obsidian, Onyx, Sable, Inky, Raven, Bleak, Swarthy
Grey: Achromatic, Achromic, Slate, Ashen, Silver, Granite, Somber, Heather, Sere, Dull, Gloomy, Hoary, Argent, Argentine.
White: Alabaster, Frost, Ivory, Milky, Pale, Bleached, Wan, Pallid, Light, Pure, Chalky.
Red: Sanguine, Cerise, Scarlet, Crimson, Russet (reddish-brownish), Cardinal, Maroon, Garnet, Vermilion, Burgundy, Florid, Ruby, Blushing, Ruddy, Rubicund, Ginger, Roseate.
Blue: Cobalt, Azure, Sapphire, Cyan, Cerulean, Ultramarine, Indigo, Livid, Navy, Berlin, Smalt.
Green: Beryl, Emerald, Lime, Jade, Olive, Malachite
Yellow: Amber, Golden, Blonde, Chrome.
Brown: Ochre, Burnt Sienna, Bronzed, Hazel, Sepia, Auburn, Sorrel, Aureate, Buff, Cadmium, Copper, Chestnut, Umber.
Tan: Tawny, Beige, Cream,
Fur/Pelt: Pelage, Hide, Fleece
Soft: Velvet, Satin, Silk, Velour,
FLUFFY: Indistinct, Floccose, Downy, Fleecy, Flocculent.
STRONG: Brawny, Stalwart, Muscular, Herculean, Arduous, Firm, Robust.
LARGE: Monstrosity, Monumental, Voluminous, Colossal, Enormous, Gargantuan, Massive, Mountainous, Towering, Grandoise, Monolithic, Immense, behemoth.
SMALL: Diminitive, Petite, Infinitesimal, Liliputan, Miniscule.
ATTRACTIVE: Alluring, Exquisite, Elegant, Beauteous, Admirable, Statuesque, Divine, Majestic, Picturesque, Suave, Pulchritudinous, Prepossessing, Ravishing, Resplendent, Superb, Radiant, Sublime.
THIN: Slender, Delicate, Tenuous, Fragile.
UNHEATHLY: Skeletal, Cadaverous, Ill, Diseased, Detrimental.
OVER WEIGHT: Stout, Obese, Corpulent, Plump, Beastly.
BLIND/BLINDNESS: Aumaurosis, Sightless.
EYES: Spheres, Orbs, Optics, Visionaries.
SHARP: Serrated, Precipitous.
CLAWS: Retractables, Unguis.
STOMACH: Solar Plexus, Abdomen,
TAIL: Caudal Appendage, Dorsal.
THROAT: Larynx, Esophagus, Trachea,
JAW: Maxilla (upper), Mandible (lower), Jowls
HOARSE (VOICE): Husky (Huskily), Rasping, Grating, Strident, Throaty, Dry, Gruff, Rouch, Gutteral, Ragged, Discordant, Croak.
YOUNG: Youthful, Adolescent, Callow, Unfledged, Infantile, Puerile, Underdeveloped.
OLD: Elderly, Aged, Senior, Eldest, Venerable, Antiquated, Archaic.
CLEAR: Crystalline, Transparent, Limpid, Transluscent, Unclouded, Diaphanous, Pellucid, Lucid.
DIRTY: Contaminated, Polluted, Unkempt, Disheveled.
SCENT: Aroma, Fragrance, Pheromone, Odor, Indication.
KIND/KINDNESS: Sympathetic, Benign, Compassionate, Benevolent, Affectionate, Courteous, Mannered, Empathy/Empathetic,
HAPPY: Ecstatic, Content, Blissful, Delighted, Gaiety (happiness), Pleasant, Gleeful, Jovial, Satisfied,
GENTLE: Vigilant, Moderate, Temperate, Tranquil,
ROUGH: Indecorous, Coarse, Rugged, Crude, Difficult, Arduous.
ENERGETIC: Boisterous, Rambunctious, Enthusiastic, Overzealous, Ardent, Eager, Avid.
SCARED: Terrified, Petrified, Horrified, Frightened, Cowardice, Consternation, Apprehensive, Dismayed, Timorous, Timid, Pusillanimous.
SAD: Depressed, Dismal, Melancholy, Sorrowful, Lugubrious, Pessimistic, Negative, Despondent, Bleak, Morose, Forlorn, Cheerless, Dejected, Despairing, Sullen, Sardonic, Disheartened, Dispirited, Doleful, Disconsolate, Disenchanted, Downcast, Misanthropic, Disillusioned, Mournful, Desolate, Dolorous, Defeatist, Dour, Low-spirited, Anguished, Derisive.
AMUSED: Gratification, Diverted, Enjoyed, Gladsome, Exhilarated, Pleased, Jovial.
CREEPY: Eerie, Menace, Ominous, Gruesome, Macabre, Disturbing, Ghoulish, Dreadful, Sinister, Uncanny, Unearthly, Grisly, Haunting, Menacing, Grim.
EVIL: Corrupt, Malevolent, Wicked, Villainous, Sinister, Antagonizing, Vice, Calamity, Affliction, Depraved, Vile, Sinful, Vicious, Heinous, Nefarious.
IN PAIN: Agonized/In Agony, Torture, distress, Affliction, Torment, Suffering, Excruciating, Tribulation, Travail.
HARSH: Astringent, Insensitive, Cacophonous, Belligerent, Antagonistic, Splenetic, Indignant, Atrocious, Abrupt, Loathsome.
AGGRESSIVE: Belligerent, Antagonistic, Incandescent
ANGRY: Splenetic, Incandescent (really angry), Apathetic/Apathy, Indignant/Indignation, Pique.
INTIMIDATING: Daunting, Threatening, Terrorize, Hector, Discourage, Ominous.
TERRIBLE: Appalling, Awful, Atrocious, Loathsome, Dreadful, Ghastly, Vile, Horrendous, Dire.
DISGUST: Repulse, Revolt, Disenchant, Sicken, Nauseate, Antipathy, Abhorrence, Aversion, Repel, Distaste.
SECRETIVE: Vague, Enigmatic, Cautious, Ominous, Furitive, Reserved, Reticent, Clandestine, Underhand, Covert.
POWERFUL: Dominant, Vigorous, Ambitious, Omnipotent, Vigorous, Muscular, Robust, Authoritative.
GUILT: Culpability, Onus, Indiscretion, Remorse, Criminality, Fault, Repentance, Contrition, Shame, Transgression.
INNOCENCE: Virtuousness, Immaculateness, Chastity, Sincerity, Virtue, Naive, Purity, Candor, Sincerity.
SHOCK: Devastation/Devastated, Astonishment/Astonished, Awe, Astound, Outrage, Stun.
CALM: Composed, Serene, Harmonious, Bucolic, Pacific, Reposeful, Soothed, Moderate, Unruffled, Cool, Peaceful, Pacified, Imperturbable.
ANXIETY: Angst, Apprehension, Consternation, Dread, Uneasiness, Alarm, Fear, Worry, Distress, Dismay, Anguish, Misery, Angst, Misgiving, Panic, Perturbation.
EMBARRASSMENT: Mortification, Unease, Chagrin, Shame, Discomfit, Disconcert, Abash, Humiliation, Vexation, Humility, Abase, Discomposure.
PRIDE: Repletion, Haughtiness, Conceit, Vanity, Boastful, Egoism, Arrogance, Loftiness, Insolent, Smug, Dignitant.
BOREDOM: Ennui, Monotony, Tediousness.
INTEREST: Intrigued/Intrigue, Concern, Facination, Curiosity, Benefit.
TO RELEASE CLAWS: Extract(ed), Unsheathe/Unsheath, Extricate, Liberate (or to release),
TO RETRACT CLAWS: Sheathe/Sheath, Withdraw/Withdrew, Retract, Regress,
TO BACK AWAY: Recede, Retreat, Withdraw/Withdrew,
TO WRAP AROUND: Entwine, Sinuate, Wreathe,
MOVE DOWNWARD: Descend,
MOVE UPWARD: Ascend, Heave,
POURING: Cascade, Descend,
WITHOUT THINKING: Instinctively, Summarily, Unhesitatingly,
TO SOOTHE: Appease, Pacify
TO CLEAN: Cleanse, Groom, Expurgate, Sanitize,
SWAY: Fluctuate, Oscillate, Teeter, Undulate,
LEAP: Precipitate/Precipitated, Ascended, Escalated, Skyrocketed, Inflate,
TO STUDY: Examine, Inspect, Eye, Analyze, Deliberate,
SIT: Ensconce, Perch,
GROWL: Snarled, Bellowed,
SHAKING UNCONTROLLABLY: Convulse, Shudder, Writhe,
WALK/PAD: Saunter, Promenade, Amble,
NARROW: Constrict, Compress,
WIDEN: Broaden, Extend,
DUCK: Submerge, Elude,
TERRAIN AND CLIMATE
HOT: Scorching, Incandescent, Oppressive, Scalding, Broiling, Roating, Searing, Acrimonious, Sultry, Blistering.
COLD: Bitter, Wintry, Arctic, Polar, Frigid, Siberian, Glacial, Frosty,
WIND: Zephyr, Mistral, Gale, Breeze, Tempest, Draft, Gust, Breath(e).
WATER: Marine, Aqua, Oceanic, Nautical.
CLOUDS: Condensation, Haze, Vapor, Cumulus, Mists, Dims.
RAIN: Precipitation, Deluge, Drizzle, Shower.
SKY: Celestial Sphere, Weklin, Ether, Heavens,
SNOW: Blizzard, Snowfall, snow flurry
LAND: Terra Firma, Terrain,
FOREST: Taiga, Forestry,
PREY: Game, Quarry,
DIRT: Earth, Soil,
DARK: Obscure, Somber, Opaque,
BRIGHT: Luminous, Radiant, Argent, Auroral, Phosphorescent,
LIGHT: Illumination, Beacon, Radiance, Coruscation, Phosphorescence,
SHADOW: Adumbration, Silhouette, Umbrage/Umbra, Penumbra,
SCRATCHES/WOUND: Scarification, Abrasions, Laceration, Incision, Gash,
TO SCRATCH: Scar, Sever, Lacerate, Incise, Scarify, Abrasion, Blemish, Gash,
OPPONENT: Adversary, Competitor, Rival, Opposition, Foe, Disputant, Litigant, Counteragent,
BATTLE: Confrontation, Conflict, Crusade,
TO BATTLE: Confront,
DEAD: Deceased, Lamented,
DEATH: Quietus, Obliteration, Eradication, Expiry,