Use "descriptive words" a lot? You can jump
right to this page by putting a "!" at the end of your searchl

Things general often describes (“general ________”)
rule, public, principles, population, terms, use, election, theory, principle, level, agreement, form, character, manager, interest, rules, education, sense, practice, law, idea, health, view, discussion, condition, laws, pattern, anesthesia, appearance, strike, case, direction, nature, trend, knowledge, term, characteristics, plan, welfare, tendency, problem, policy, assembly, elections, considerations, description, statement, features, opinion, meeting, reader, model, feeling, impression, conclusions, practitioner, framework, acceptance, store, attitude, practitioners, remarks, scheme, picture, secretary, circulation, outline, account, survey, purposes, conclusion, staff, ideas, course, observations, council, statements, purpose, application, categories, guidelines

How general often is described (“________ general”)
major, brigadier, consul, postmaster, adjutant, old, former, commanding, british, more, french, registrar, roman, surveyor, american, assistant, vicar, quartermaster, english, advocate, directorate, lieut., commissary, victorious, russian, agent, famous, confederate, late, german, greatest, commandant, secretary, spanish, dear, solicitor, star, consulate, successful, retired, able, superior, receiver, accountant, attorney, resident, austrian, brave, chinese, distinguished, senior, president, japanese, governor, lieutenant, gallant, imperial, surgeon, mexican, lieut, ablest, brig., prussian, turkish, athenian, celebrated, master, unfortunate, br., aerojet, brevet, brilliant, youngest, carthaginian, deputy

Commonly used words are shown in bold. Rare words are dimmed.
Click on a word above to view its definition.

Organize by: [Relation] Letters Show rare words: [Yes] No Show phrases:   [Yes] No

See general used in context: 38 poetry verses, 125 Shakespeare works, 2 quotations, 2 Bible passages, 537 definitions

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2020 Datamuse