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English Picture Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Adjectives

An adjective is a word that describes something.
afraid

afraid

When you're afraid, you are scared.


ajar

Something that is ajar is partly open. The door is ajar.
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alike

When things are alike they look the same.
angry

angry

When you are angry, you are very mad.
sleep

asleep

When you are asleep you are not awake.


awake

When you are awake, you are not asleep.


bad

When something is bad, it is has unpleasant qualities. The opposite of bad is good.


big

When someone or something is big, it is above average size.


bigger

The boy in the middle is bigger than the boy on the left.


biggest

The boy on the right is the biggest of the three.


black

Black is the color of a very dark night.


blue

The sky is blue during the day.


brave

Someone who is brave has courage.


brittle

Something that is brittle will break or snap in two easily. Potato chips are brittle.


broken

When something is broken, it does not work or has been damaged.


brown

Brown is the color of wood.


clean

When something is clean, it is not dirty.


closed

When something is closed, it is not open. The door is closed.


colorful

Something that is colorful is brightly colored or has many colors.


courage

A quality in which a person can face danger or pain without showing excessive fear.


dark

When it is dark, there isn't much light.
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different

When things are different they are not the same.


dirty

When something is dirty, it is not clean.


early

When somethings happens early, it occurs in the beginning part of the day or it occurs before it was expected to happen.


excellent

When something is excellent, it is very, very good.


fast

This girl can run very fast.


fat

The opposite of fat is thin.


fiery

Fiery means very hot. Fiery embers flew out of the campfire.


full

This glass is full. Empty is the opposite of full.


friendly

When people act nicely to each other, they are being friendly.


frightened

When we are frightened, we are afraid.


good

When something is good, it is has nice qualities. The opposite of good is bad.


gray

Elephants are large, gray mammals. Gray paint can be made by mixing black and white paint.


green

Grass, broccoli, and many other plants are green. You can make green paint by mixing blue and yellow paint.


happy

People usually smile when they're happy.


healthy

When you are healthy, you are not sick.


hot

Fire is very hot.


large

When someone or something is large, it is above average size.


last

The last item or person is the one at the end.


little

When someone or something is little, it is below average in size.


littler

The boy in the middle is littler than the boy on the right.


littlest

The boy on the left is the littlest of the three.


long

When something is long, it is not short.


loud

The opposite of loud is quiet.


mad

When you are mad at someone, you are angry with them.


many

The are many apples above.


multicolored

Multicolored means having many colors.


narrow

When something is narrow, it doesn't take up a lot space from side to side.


new

When something is new, it hasn't been used before.


old

When someone or something is old, it has been around for a long, long time.


open

Something that is open is not shut. The door is open.


orange

Orange is a color. You can mix red and yellow paint to get orange.


pink

Pink is the color you get when you mix red and white paint.


purple

The color purple is made by mixing red and blue paint.


quiet

When it is quiet there is no noise.


red

Red is the first color in the rainbow.


sad

Sometimes people cry when they're sad.


scared

When you're scared, you are afraid.


short

When someone or something is short, it is below average height.


shorter

The boy in the middle is shorter than the boy on the right.


shortest

The boy on the left is the shortest of the three.


shut

When something is shut, it is not open The door is shut.


sick

When you are sick, you are not healthy.


slow

When something is slow it does not move quickly.


small

When someone or something is small, it is below average size.


smaller

The boy in the middle is smaller than the boy on the right.


smallest

The boy on the left is the smallest of the three.


smart

Someone who is smart can think well.


splendid

When something is splendid, it is very, very good.
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straight

Something straight is not curvy or bent.


tall

When someone or something is tall, it is above average height.


taller

The boy in the middle is taller than the boy on the left.


tallest

The boy on the right is the tallest of the three.


tiny

When someone or something is tiny, it is very small.


tinier

The boy in the middle is tinier than the boy on the right.


tiniest

The boy on the left is the tiniest of the three.


ugly

Something that is ugly is not nice to look at.


unhappy

Sometimes people cry when they're unhappy.
Upsidedown

upside down

When something is upside down, its top is where its bottom used to be.


violet

Violet is a bluish purple color.


white

Snow is white.


wide

When something is wide, it takes up a lot space from side to side.


wiggly

When something or someone is wiggly, it twists and moves all over.


yellow

Yellow is a color. The sun is yellow. Lemons are yellow.


young

When someone or something is young, it has only been around for a short time. A baby is young.


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