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other words for adjectives
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You can use more sensory adjectives like smooth, crunchy, velvety, sweet, aromatic, and crisp to your descriptions to dazzle your readers.
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For example, equities pros struggle to find an adjective for the craze in blank-check SPACs.
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She also notes that there’s no equivalent revulsion around adjectives that might describe a man’s anatomy.
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In that blistering moment of twisted candor, “Orwellian” became the adjective of our era.
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Philadelphians, who lay claim to the sandwich, barely let you utter the word unless you have the birthright and disdain people who use the implicit — and therefore silent — adjective Philly before cheesesteak.
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You could probably substitute about every adjective you could imagine in there.
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Mr. Asquith evidently has given in his adhesion to the new system of "colour adjectives."
Each of these pairs, he realised, was really a single state of which the adjectives represented the extremes at either end.
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Like the corresponding French nouns in -eur, these nouns in -aire, as well as those in -èire, are also used as adjectives.
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One third of the words in this paragraph are descriptive nouns and adjectives, none of which the reader wishes to change.
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