alphabet D

Synonyms of Words beginning with D

1. daunt

intimidate; discourage; unnerve; frighten; terrify; scare

2. dearth

deficiency; scarcity; shortage; paucity; lack


3. debonair

elegant; refined; urbane; civil

4. deference

respect; regard; courtesy; consideration; civility

5. defiant

bold; challenging; audacious; daring; disobedient; stubborn

6. defunct

dead; inoperative; unusable; obsolete; extinct

7. denounce

accuse; stigmatize; blame; implicate; charge; betray

8. derelict

deserted; neglected; abandoned; forsaken; irresponsible; careless

9. despondent

dejected; sad; sorrowful; depressed; discouraged

10. desultory

unsteady; wavering; unsystematic; unorganized; haphazard

11. diligent

industrious; persevering; persistent; hard-working; earnest


12. discreet

careful; cautious; tactful; guarded; diplomatic

13. disparage

belittle; diminish; devalue; demean; derogate

14. dogmatic

dictatorial; overbearing; arrogant; insistent

15. dumbfounded

shocked; surprised; startled; nonplussed; stunned

16. decrepit

feeble; weak; frail; dilapidated; withered

17. deplorable

regrettable; lamentable; shameful; disgraceful; dreadful

18. detest

hate; abhor; loathe; despise; abominate

19. detrimental

harmful; disadvantageous; adverse; unfavourable; destructive

20. devious

deceitful; misleading; dishonest; treacherous; crafty

Quiz on Synonyms

Select the right answer

1. Which of the following is the synonym of dejected?

2. Which of the following is the synonym of careful?

3. To hate means to -

4. The synonym of deference is -

5. If something is unusable, it means it is -

6. What is the synonym of desultory?

7. If one is being defiant, it means he being -