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Positive adjectives that start with L "Descriptive Words"

Laureate and lively list of positive adjectives that start with l which will add lasting & literate effect to your vocabulary and writing skills.

Lively list of positive adjectives starting with L

Large and laudable list of positive L adjectives with definitions to make your writing and mind more lush with positive words and thoughts.


Positive adjectives starting with la 

Ladylike characteristic of a lady or woman; well-bred.
Laid-back relaxed and unhurried; easy-going.
Lambent softly brilliant, bright or radiant; flickering softly and lightly on or over a surface; having a gentle glow (especially without heat); luminous; twinkling.
Large big; of relatively or considerable great size, extent or quantity; abundant; full; boastful; profuse; liberal; tolerant.
Large-hearted generous and sympathetic.
Larruping excellent or delicious (especially food); very good.
Lasting enduring; durable; existing, remaining or continuing for a long time.
Latitudinarian libertine; tolerant and not restrained views (especially in religion).
Laudable praiseworthy; commendable; healthy; salubrious.
Laudatory conferring or expressing praise; extolling.
Laughing showing happiness, amusement or laughter.
Laureate worthy of the greatest honor; decked or crowned with laurel.
Lavish excessive; very abundant; profuse.
Law-abiding abiding the laws of society; free from criminal record.
Lawful authorized, recognized, established or constituted by law or rules; rightful.



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Positive adjectives starting with le

Leading principal; best; chief; guiding; directing preceding; occurring in advance.
Leading-edge most up-to-date; latest; leading; the forefront or cutting edge (especially of technological development).
Learned knowledgeable; highly educated; skillful.
Legal a legal right; being allowed by law or rules.
Legendary extremely popular; famous; fabled.
Legible apparent; possible to decipher or read.
Legit legal; legitimate; cool; genuine.
Legitimate lawful; authentic; genuine.
Leisured having leisure and free time; relaxed.
Leisurely unhurried; characterized by leisure.
Lenien permissive; generous; merciful; tolerant; not strict.
Leonine of or characteristic of or relating a lion.
Lepid jocose; pleasant.
Lettered literate; learned; highly educated.
Level-headed rational; sensible.


Positive adjectives starting with li

Liberal unrestrained; tolerant to new ideas; free; generous.
Liberated freed; released.
Liberating giving freedom from restraint or restriction.
Light-hearted happy and carefree; cheerful; merry; free from anxiety.
Likable pleasing; attractive; evoking sympathetic feelings; easy to like.
Like having the similar or same qualities or characteristics.
Like-minded of similar opinion; of the same mind; having the similar tendencies or thoughts.
Liked found enjoyable, pleasant or attractive.
Likely plausible; appropriate, suitable; believable; attractive; pleasant.
Limber flexing or bending readily; supple; pliant.
Lionhearted courageous; brave.
Lissome graceful and quick in movement; flexible; nimble; active.
Literary knowledgeable of writing or literature.
Literate able to write and read well; well-written.
Lithe calm; mild; easily bent.
Lithesome pliant; nimble; lissome; supple; flexible.
Livable suitable or fit to live in or with.
Live that is alive; having active properties; being energized; wide awake.
Lively full, of life, spirit and energy; refreshing; invigorating; brisk.
Living having life; full of vitality, interest or life; realistic or true to life; in active use or function; relating to the maintenance, support or conduct of life; lifelike.



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Positive adjectives starting with lo

Logical reasonable; versed and skilled in the use of thinking and reasoning; based on known conditions, statements or events.
Long-established having a long history and existed or continued for a long time.
Long-standing having existed for a long time; persistent.
Lordly of or relating to a lord; very noble; proud; lofty.
Lovable having characteristics that attract affection or love.
Loved held dear or being the object of love.
Lovely loving; full of love; beautiful; enjoyable; delightful; very nice in general sense.
Loving feeling love or kindness; affectionate.
Loyal faithful to a cause, custom, ideal, duty or person; unwavering and steadfast in devotion to friend or vow.

Positive adjectives starting with lu

Lucent shining; translucent; clear; bright; lustrous; lucid.
Lucid easily understood; sane; intelligible; transparent; clear; shining.
Lucky fortuitous; favored by luck or chance.
Lucrative profitable; producing wealth or success; gainful.
Luminous emitting light or full of light; illuminated; bright; easily understood or comprehended; enlightened; clear.
Luscious pleasant and sweet; delicious; very appealing to the mind or senses.
Lush plentiful; abundant; extremely productive or pleasing; voluptuous.
Lustrous having a glow or sheen; radiant; luminous.
Lusty strong; powerful; vigorous; robust; healthful; big.
Luxuriant characterized by abundance, richness or growth; extremely elaborate or florid.
Luxurious characterized by luxury; being extremely fine; superior and rich in quality.
Lynx-eyed having particularly good and keen vision or eyes.
Lyrical having an artistically expressive or beautiful quality; melodious; highly enthusiastic; rhapsodic; lyric.



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Have a lush and lively day!


ps. Check also positive verbs starting with l and positive nouns starting with l.


4 thoughts on “Positive adjectives that start with L "Descriptive Words"

Pauline Clark

Very helpful in making an acrostic for my grandson’s graduation card! (Similar usage as Sallyrose😉)

July 2, 2023 at 11:17am

Finding words to describe my daughter to
Put on a t-shirt for a beauty pageant.

December 11, 2022 at 21:45pm

Thanks for sharing. Am using your site to create birthday cards for my students.

November 27, 2019 at 13:20pm

I just found you today and what an amazing wealth of information I now have at my fingertips! I send my grandson a birthday greeting each year and I spell his name (Silence…cool name, right?) with adjectives that describe him as I see him. Thanks for all your wonderful help!

March 12, 2019 at 20:41pm

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