Starting with W

  1. Waif
    A homeless, neglected or abandoned person, especially a child
  2. Waive
    Refrain from insisting on or using a right or claim
  3. Wanderlust
    A strong desire to travel
  4. Wane
    Of a state or feeling, decrease in vigour or extent
  5. Wanton
    Deliberate and unprovoked
  6. Waspish
    Readily expressing anger or irritation
  7. Wastrel
    A wasteful or good-for-nothing person
  8. Watershed
    An event or period marking a turning point in a situation
  9. Wearisome
    Causing one to feel tired or bored
  10. Wend
    Go in a specified direction, typically slowly or by an indirect route
  11. Whimsical
    Playfully quaint or fanciful, especially in an appealing and amusing way
  12. Whittle
    Reduce something in size, amount or extent by a gradual series of steps
  13. Wholehearted
    Showing or characterised by complete sincerity and commitment
  14. Wholesome
    Conducive to or suggestive of good health and physical well being
  15. Wield
    Have and be able to use power and influence
  16. Wile
    Devious or cunning stratagems employed in manipulating or persuading someone to do what one wants
  17. Winsome
    Attractive or appealing in a fresh, innocent way
  18. Wistful
    Having or showing a feeling of vague or regretful longing
  19. Wither
    Fall into decay or decline
  20. Witless
    Foolish, stupid
  21. Witticism
    A witty remark
  22. Wondrous
    Wonderful, marvelous
  23. Worrisome
    Causing anxiety or concern
  24. Wraith
    A ghost or ghostlike image of someone
  25. Wreak
    Cause a large amount of damage or harm
  26. Wrath
    Extreme anger
  27. Wrest
    Forcibly pull something from a person's grasp
  28. Writhe
    Make twisting, squirming movements or contortions of the body
  29. Wrought
    Made or fashioned in the specified way
  30. Wry
    Using or expressing dry, especially mocking humour
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