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320 Words To Describe Literature

 , April 04, 2023
Words to describe literature can include descriptions of plot, characters, mood, atmosphere, theme, setting, style, symbolism and the overall impressions of a work in the mind of the reader. This can reference archetypes and make use of figurative descriptions of a work. The following vocabulary may be useful in describing literature.
Absorbing
Abstract
Absurd
Accessible
Accomplished
Accurate
Action-packed
Addictive
Adroit
Adventurous
Aesthetic
Affected
Affirmative
Alluring
Ambiguous
Amusing
Analytical
Animated
Antagonistic
Anticipatory
Antithetical
Appealing
Appetizing
Appreciative
Arcane
Arid
Artful / Artistic
Articulate
Assertive
Astonishing
Attractive
Authentic
Authoritative
Autobiographical
Beautiful
Befitting
Beguiling
Believable
Benevolent
Bewitching
Bitter
Bittersweet
Bizarre
Bland
Bleak
Bold
Brave
Brilliant
Brooding
Canny
Captivating
Careful
Caring
Cathartic
Causal
Celebratory
Cerebral
Challenging
Charismatic
Charming
Cheerful
Childlike
Chilling
Chilly
Cinematic
Classic
Classical
Clear
Cogent
Colorful
Colossal
Comic
Comical
Compassionate
Compelling
Complex
Comprehensive
Concerned
Confident
Conflicted
Confounding
Confusing
Consistent
Consuming
Contemplative
Contemporary
Convincing
Cosmic
Courageous
Crafty
Creative
Credible
Critical
Cryptic
Curious
Cynical
Daring
Dark
Dazzling
Decadent
Decaying
Decisive
Decrepit
Deep
Definitive
Delicate
Delightful
Demanding
Demonic
Depleted
Derelict
Descriptive
Desolate
Despairing
Despondent
Determined
Devotional
Diabolic
Difficult
Dilapidated
Dimensional
Dingy
Diplomatic
Direct
Discerning
Disconcerting
Disheartening
Disillusioned
Dismal
Dismissive
Disquieting
Distant
Distinct
Drab
Drained
Dramatic
Dreamlike
Dull
Dystopian
Eager
Earnest
Earthy
Eccentric
Eclectic
Edgy
Educational
Eerie
Effective
Effervescent
Effusive
Elaborate
Electrifying
Elegant
Eloquent
Elusive
Emotional
Empathetic
Empirical
Enchanting
Encouraging
Endearing
Enduring
Energetic
Engaging
Enigmatic
Entertaining
Enthralling
Enticing
Ephemeral
Epic
Episodic
Equivocal
Esoteric
Essential
Ethereal
Evocative
Exhilarating
Existential
Facetious
Fanciful
Fantastical
Fascinating
Foreboding
Forlorn
Frigid
Furtive
Ghostly
Gloomy
Greyish
Grim
Gripping
Groundbreaking
Haunting
Heart-wrenching
Heartfelt
Heavy
Hilarious
Hopeless
Hypnotic
Impenetrable
Impressive
In-depth
Incomprehensible
Ineffable
Inexplicable
Informative
Inscrutable
Insightful
Insipid
Inspiring
Insular
Intangible
Intelligent
Intense
Intoxicating
Intriguing
Introspective
Ironic
Isolated
Jaded
Lackluster
Languid
Lifeless
Listless
Ludicrous
Luminous
Lyrical
Meditative
Melancholic
Memorable
Mesmerizing
Metaphorical
Mocking
Monochromatic
Morose
Mournful
Moving
Muggy
Murky
Muted
Mysterious
Mystic
Mystical
Nostalgic
Nuanced
Obscure
Offbeat
Ominous
Original
Otherworldly
Overwhelming
Pensive
Perplexing
Persuasive
Philosophical
Poetic
Poignant
Powerful
Profound
Provocative
Puzzling
Quirky
Realistic
Reflective
Refreshing
Reverent
Rhythmic
Rigorous
Riveting
Romantic
Rustic
Sarcastic
Sardonic
Satirical
Sensitive
Sentimental
Serene
Sickly
Solitary
Somber
Soulful
Spellbinding
Spiritual
Stagnant
Stale
Stifling
Stirring
Strange
Sublime
Suffocating
Sultry
Surreal
Suspenseful
Sweltering
Symbolic
Sympathetic
Systematic
Tedious
Thorough
Thought-provoking
Thoughtful
Tired
Tongue-in-cheek
Torrid
Touching
Transcendent
Turgid
Uncanny
Unfathomable
Unfeeling
Uninspiring
Uninteresting
Unsettling
Vacant
Vapid
Well-researched
Well-written
Whimsical
Witty
Wry

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