Adjectives starting with pa
    painfulcausing pain
    painlesscausing no pain
    painstakingcareful and detailed
    palatablepleasant-tasting
    palehaving little color
    palladianneoclassical
    palliativesoothing
    pallidpale
    palpableintense
    paltryinsignificant
    papalrelating to pope
    paperyresembling paper
    parallelresembling each other
    paramagneticlying parallel to magnetic field
    paramilitarymilitary in style
    paramountgreatest
    paranoiddistrustful
    paranormalimpossible to explain scientifically
    parasiticliving in or on another organism
    parasympatheticof parasympathetic nervous system
    paraxialclose to optical axis
    parcheddry
    parentalof parents
    parliamentaryof parliaments
    parochialnarrow-minded
    parsimoniousfrugal
    partialincomplete
    particularone out of several
    particulateof particles
    partisanshowing unreasoning support
    passableacceptable
    passinggoing past
    passionateshowing sexual desire
    passivenot actively taking part
    pastelapsed
    pastoralrural
    pastyunhealthily pale
    patentclear or obvious
    patheticpitiful
    pathogeniccausing disease
    pathologicalextreme
    patientcapable of waiting
    patriarchalcharacteristic of rule by men
    patristicof Christian Fathers
    payablerequiring payment
    Adjectives starting with pe
    peaceabledisposed toward peace
    peacefulquiet and calm
    peakedhaving peak
    pearlyresembling pearl
    peculiarunusual
    pedantictoo concerned with formal rules and details
    pedestriandull
    peerlesswithout equal
    pelvicof pelvis
    penalof punishment
    pendingnot yet taken care of
    penetratingable or tending to penetrate
    penitentfeeling regret for sins
    pennilesswithout any money
    pensivedeeply thoughtful
    pentecostalemphasizing Holy Spirit
    penultimatesecond to last
    penuriouspoor
    pepperycontaining pepper
    perceptibledetectable
    perceptivequick to understand
    perceptualrelating to perception
    percussivelike impact
    peremptorydictatorial
    perenniallasting over 2 years
    perfectwithout faults
    perfunctorydone routinely
    perilousvery dangerous
    periodicoccasional
    peripheralat edge
    periphrasticusing periphrasis
    perishablespoiling easily
    perkylively and cheerful
    permanenteverlasting
    permiangeologic period
    permissiblepermitted
    permissiveallowing freedom of behavior
    perniciouscausing serious harm
    perpendicularat right angles
    perpetuallasting forever
    persistentcontinuing despite problems
    personalrelating to somebody's private life
    persuasiveable or tending to persuade
    pertamusingly bold
    pertinentrelevant
    peruvianof Peru
    pervasivepresent everywhere
    perverseinexplicably irrational
    pestilentdeadly
    petitesmall and delicately built
    pettyinsignificant
    petulantsulky
    Adjectives starting with ph
    pharmaceuticalrelating to drugs
    phenomenalremarkable
    philanthropiccharitable and generous
    philippineof Philippines
    philosophicalrelating to study of philosophy
    phobicintensely fearful of something
    phonemicof phonemes
    phoneticof speech sounds
    phonicusing phonics
    phonynot genuine
    photochemicalof photochemistry
    photogeniclooking attractive in photographs
    photographicof photography
    photosensitivereacting to incident electromagnetic radiation
    physicalof body
    physicochemicalof physics and chemistry
    physiochemicalorganized in molecules producing transformations
    physiologicalof organism's function
    Adjectives starting with pi
    picayunetrifling
    pictorialof pictures
    picturesquevisually attractive
    piecemealgradually
    pinkcolored pink
    piousreligious
    piquantspicy or salty
    piteousdeserving pity
    pithybrief and to point
    pitiableevoking compassion
    pitifularousing pity
    pitilesswithout mercy
    pituitaryof pituitary gland
    pivotalvitally important
    Adjectives starting with pl
    placidcalm in nature or appearance
    plainclearly visible
    plaintivesad-sounding
    planarof geometric plane
    planetaryinvolving planets
    plano-concaveflat one side, concave other
    plasticmade of plastic
    platonicnot involving sexual relations
    plausiblebelievable
    playfulenjoying fun and games
    pleasantenjoyable
    pleasedhappy or satisfied
    pleasingappealing
    plebeianof Roman plebs
    plenaryattended by everyone
    plentifulabundant
    pliableflexible
    pliantsupple
    pluckybrave
    plumpslightly overweight
    plushluxurious
    Adjectives starting with po
    poeticrelating to poetry
    poignantcausing sadness or pity
    pointedending in point
    pointlesswithout purpose or benefit
    poisedready to act
    poisonouscontaining or producing poison
    polarof or near Earth's poles
    polishof Poland
    politewell-mannered
    politicprudent
    politicalconcerned with party politics
    polycrystallinewith random crystals
    polynomialwith more than two terms
    pompousself-important
    ponderousmoving heavily
    pontificalof pontiff
    poornot rich
    popularappealing to general public
    populoushighly populated
    pornographicportraying sex explicitly
    porouspermeable
    porton left
    portableeasily moved around
    portentoussignificant
    portlyslightly overweight
    positivesure
    possessivedemanding exclusivity
    possibleable to happen
    postalrelating to post office
    posteriorbehind
    posthumousafter somebody's death
    postwarafter war
    potentstrong and effective
    potentialpossible but as yet not actual
    powerfulinfluential
    powerlesslacking power
    Adjectives starting with pr
    practicablecapable of being done
    practicalconcerned with matters of fact
    pragmaticconcerned with practical results
    prayerfulpraying frequently
    precariousunsafe
    preciousvaluable
    preciseexact or detailed
    precisionrelating to exactness or accuracy
    precociousmentally advanced for age
    preconsciousrelating to preconscious
    predictablehappening as expected
    predictiveof forecasting outcome
    predominantmost common
    prefabmanufactured in sections
    preferablemore desirable
    preferentialshowing favoritism
    pregnantcarrying offspring within body
    prehistoricbefore recorded history
    prejudicialresulting in harm
    preliminarycoming before something
    preliteratewithout written language
    premaritalbefore marriage
    prematurehappening too soon
    premierbest or most important
    premiumhigh-quality
    preparativedone as preparation
    preparatoryintroductory
    preparedwilling
    preposterousoutrageous or absurd
    prepubescentrelating to period before puberty
    presbyterianrelating to administration by presbyters
    preschoolunder school age
    prescriptivemaking or adhering to regulations
    presentcurrently happening
    presentablefit to appear in public
    presidentialrelating to president
    pressingurgent
    presumptuousrude or arrogant
    pretentiousself-important and affected
    prettywith pleasant face
    prevalentfound frequently
    preventivewith purpose of preventing something
    previouscoming before somebody or something
    prewarbefore war
    pricelessimpossible to put value on
    priceyexpensive
    pricklywith small sharp spikes
    priestlydone by priests
    primprudish
    primaloriginal
    primarymost important
    primefirst in importance
    primevalancient and original
    primitivefirst
    principalprimary
    printableable to be published
    priorearlier
    pristineimmaculate
    privatekept secret or restricted
    privilegedenjoying special advantages
    proprofessional
    probablelikely
    problematicdifficult
    prodigalextravagantly wasteful
    prodigioussizable
    productiveproducing much
    profaneirreverent
    professionalof profession
    proficientvery skilled
    profitablelucrative
    profoundgreat
    profusevolubly expressed
    progressivefavoring reform
    prohibitivetoo expensive for most people
    projectivemade by projection
    prolifichighly productive
    prominentwell-known
    promisingshowing likelihood of success
    promptdone immediately
    pronedisposed to something
    propercorrect
    propheticcorrectly predicting
    propitiousfavorable
    proportionalin proportion
    proportionatein proportion
    prosaiclacking imagination
    prospectivelikely to be something
    prosperousfinancially successful
    prostratelying flat on face
    protectivegiving protection
    proudpleased and satisfied
    prouderpleased and satisfied
    proudestpleased and satisfied
    proverbialexpressed as proverb
    providentialof providence
    provincialof province
    provisionaltemporary or conditional
    provocativemaking people angry or excited
    proximalnearer center of body
    proximateprobable
    prudenthaving good sense
    prudentialresulting from prudence
    prurientmarked by unwholesome sexual interest
    Adjectives starting with ps
    pseudonot genuine
    psychedelicrelating to hallucinogenic drugs
    psychiatricof psychiatry
    psychicof human mind
    psychoactiveaffecting mood or behavior
    psychologicalof psychology
    psychosomaticmentally induced
    psychoticaffected by psychosis
    Adjectives starting with pt
    ptolemaicof astronomer Ptolemy
    Adjectives starting with pu
    pubescentat puberty
    publicconcerning all the people
    puckishmischievous or naughty
    puerilesilly
    puffyswollen
    puissantstrong
    pulmonaryrelating to lungs
    pumpedexcited and eager
    pungentstrong smelling or strong tasting
    punitiveof or as punishment
    punysmall and weak
    purenot mixed
    purestnot mixed
    puritanstrictly moral
    puritanicalstrictly moral
    purpleof dark red-blue
    purposefuldetermined
    purposiveuseful
    pursuantchasing
    purtiestwith pleasant face
    pushingambitious
    pushyunpleasantly competitive or forceful
    puzzledslightly mystified
    puzzlingsomewhat mystifying
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