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Spring is finally here so here are some spring inspired words to use in your writing! ✿

  • afterglow (n.): the glow frequently seen in the sky after sunset
  • ariose (adj.): characterized by melody; songlike
  • aromatic (adj.): having an aroma; fragrant or sweet-scented 
  • bombinate (v.): to make a humming or buzzing noise
  • breard (n. or v.): Scottish word for the first shoots or sprouting of grain

  • budding (v.): to put forth or produce buds; to begin to develop 
  • diaphanous (adj.): very sheer and light; almost completely transparent or translucent
  • echt (adj.): real; authentic; genuine
  • efflorescence (n.): the state or a period of flowering
  • ephemeral (adj.): lasting a very short time; short-lived
  • erumpent (adj.): bursting forth 
  • florid (adj.): reddish; ruddy; rosy
  • frondescence (n.): the process or period of putting forth leaves, as a tree, plant, etc.
  • irenic (adj.): tending to promote peace or reconciliation
  • iridescent (adj.): displaying a play of lustrous color like those of the rainbow
  • lofty (adj.): extending high in the air; of imposing height
  • meristem (n.): embryonic tissue in plants
  • narcissus (n.): any bulbous plant belonging to the genus Narcissus, of the amaryllis family; having showy yellow or white flowers with a cup-shaped corona 
  • oenomel (n.): a drink made of wine mixed with honey
  • petaloid (adj.): having the form or appearance of a petal
  • pullulate (v.): to send forth sprouts, buds, etc.
  • renascent (adj.): being reborn; springing again into being or vigor
  • reverie (n.): a state of dreamy meditation or fanciful musing
  • serendipity (n.): an aptitude for making desirable discoveries by accident; good fortune
  • supernal (adj.): being in or belonging to the heaven of divine beings; heavenly
  • susurrant (adj.): softly murmuring; whispering
  • transcendent (adj.): going beyond ordinary limits; surpassing
  • verdant (adj.): green with vegetation; covered with growing plants or grass
  • vernal (adj.): of or relating to spring (2) belonging to or characteristic of youth
  • wanderlust (n.): a strong, innate desire to rove or travel about
  • whimsical (adj.): given to whimsy or fanciful notions (2) of the nature of or proceeding from whimsy; as thoughts or actions

Click here for Part One | Click here for Part Two | A lot of these words came from various ‘Word of the Day’ calendars. All the Definitions came from Dictionary.com.

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