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List of Positive Words That Start With S [2024]

List of Positive Words That Start With S

Here is the list of more than Seven Hundred (700) positive words that start with S.

Sacrifice Safe Secure
Sachem Sacralise Sacralization
Sacralize Sacred Saccharine
Sacrificial Sacrificially Sacring
Sacrosanct Sadhu Sabbath
Safe-bet Safe-sex Safe-guard
Safe-house Safe-keeping Safely
Safeness Safe-period Safety
Safety-belt Safety-cage Safety-catch
Safety-curtain Safety-film Safety-glass
Safety-lamp Safety-match Safety-net
Safety-pin Safety-razor Safety-use
Safety-valve Saga Sagacious
Sagaciously Sagacity Sagamore
Saganaki Sage Sagely
Sago Sahib Sail
Saint Saintliness Saintly
Saints-day Salaam Salary
Sale Saleable Salient
Salivate Sally-Lunn Saloon-car
Salubrious Salut Salutary
Salutation Salutational Salutatorian
Salutatory Salute Salvage
Salvation Salvationist Salve
Samaritan Samskara Sanative
Sanctification Sanctified Sanctifier
Sanctify Sanctifying Sanctitude
Sanctity Sanctuary Sanctum
Sanctus Sand-pit Sandlot
Sane Sanely Saneness
Sangfroid Sanguine Sanguinely
Sanguineness Sanitarily Sanitariness
Sanitary Sanitize Sanity
Santa-Claus Sap Sapid
Sapidity Sapience Sapient
Sapientia Sapiential Sapiently
Sapling Sardar Sassy
Sate Satiable Satiate
Satiation Satiety Satisfaction
Satisfactorily Satisfactoriness Satisfactory
Satisfiability Satisfiable Satisfied
Satisfies Satisfy Satisfying
Satisfyingly Satori Satsang
Satsanga Saturated Saturnalia
Sauciness Saucy Sauna
Saunter Savant Save
Saver Saving Saving-grace
Savings Saviour Savoir-faire
Savor Savory Savour
Savouring Savory Savvied
Savvier Savvies Savviest
Savvy Savvying Scamper
Scenic Scherzando Scherzo
Schmooze Scholar Scholarly
Scholarship School Schoolmate
Scintillating Scintillatingly Scintillation
Scintillator Scion Scope
Score Scot-free Scrappy
Scream Screamer Scrummier
Scrummiest Scrummy Scrumptious
Scrumptiously Scrumptiousness Scrupulous
Seamless Seasonable Seasoned
Seaworthy Secluded Seclusion
Second-Advent Second-sight Second-sighted
Second-wind SACD Secured
Securely Security Sedulity-
Sedulous– Sedulously– Sedulousness-
Selective Self-affirmation Self-analyzing
Self-analysis- Self-assertive Self-assurance
Self-awareness Self-belief Self-compassion
Self-confidence Self-confident- Self-confidently-
Self-consistency Self-consistent Self-control
Self-controlled Self-defense Self-defensive
Self-determination Self-discipline Self-discovery
Self-esteem Self-expression Self-forgiveness
Self-help Self-kindness Selfless
Selflessness Self-love Self-protection
Self-realization Self-realization Self-respect
Self-sacrifice- Self-satisfaction Self-sufficiency
Self-sufficient Self-sufficient- Self-sustained
Self-sustaining Self-taught self-worth Selling-point-
Sensation Sensational Sensationally
Sensations Sense Sensibility
Sensible Sensibly Sensitive
Sensitivity Sensitize Sensuous
Sentient Sentimental Sentimental-value
Sequin Serenade Serenader
Serendipitous Serendipitously Serendipity
Serene Serenity Serious
Seriously Serve Service
Serviceable Seventh-Day-Adventist Sex-appeal
Sex-bomb Sex-symbol Sexcentenary
Sexiness Sexpot Sexy
SFX Sgraffito Shabash
Shabbat Shabbos Shalom
Shapeliness Shapely Share
Sharp Sharp-featured Sharper
Sharpest Sharp-witted Shazam
Sheen Sheeniest Sheeny
Shekhinah Shelter Shimmering
Shimmeringly Shimmery Shindig
Shindy Shine Shiner
Shine–shining Shiningly Shiny
Significant Silent Simple
Simpler Simplest Simplicity
Simplified Simplifies Simplify
Simplifying Simply Sincere
Sincerely Sincerity Skilful
Skilfully Skill Skilled
Slammin Sleek Sleekly
Sleekness Sleeky Sleep
Slender Slick Sloane
Sloaney Sloe-eyed Slumber-party
Smarm Smart Smarten
Smarter Smartest Smartly
Smashing Smile Smiles
Smiling Smilingly Smitten
Smooch Smoocher Smooching
Smoochy Smoodge Smooth
Smoother Smoothes Smoothest
Smoothie Smoothly Snappy
Snazzily Snazziness Snazzy
Snog Snoot Snug
Snugged Snuggery Snugging
Snuggle Snugly Snugness
Snugs Soar Soaraway
Soarer Soaringly Sober
Sobriety Sociable Social
Social-partner Socialize Socialization
Socialize Socializing Soft
Softer Soft-hearted Soft-heartedness
Solace Solatium Soldier-of-Christ
Solemn Solemness Solemnity
Solemnize Solemny Solicitous
Solicitously Solicitude Solid
Solidarity Solidary Solidify
Son-of-man Songbird Sonsy
Sooth Soothe Soothingly
Sophisticate Sophisticated Sorted
Soteriology Sought-after Soul
Soul-food Soulful Soulmate
Sound Soundly Soundness
Soundproof Soup-kitchen Souvenir
Sovereign Space Spacious
Spark Sparkle Sparkles
Sparkling Spearhead Special
Specialist Specialty Specialize
Spectacular Spectacularly Speed-dating
Speedily Speedy Spellbind
Spellbinding Spellbindingly Spellbound
Spending-Money Spiff Spiffing
Spiffy Spine-tingling Spirit
Spirited Spiritual Splendent
Splendid Splendidly Splendiferous
Splendour Splurge Spoil
Spontaneity Spontaneous Sporty
Spotless Spotlessly Sprauncy
Sprightly Sprung Spry
Spunk Spunky Square
Square-meal Squire Stability
Stabilization Stabilize Stabilizerstable
Stablish Stacked Stage-struck
Stag-night Staid Stainless
Stand-alone Standard-bearer Standardize
Standing-ovation Standout Starlet
Starry Star-spangled Star-struck
Star-studded Start Stately
State-of-the-art Statuesque Stature
Status Staunch Staunchly
Staunchness Staying-power Steadfast
Steadfastly Steadfastness Steadiest
Steadiness Steady Steady-going
Steel Steely Stellar
Stellarly Sterile Sterilize
Sterilizer Sterling Sthenic
Still Stimulant Stimulate
Stimulated Stimulates Stimulating
Stimulation Stimulative Stimulus
Stipend Stipendiary Stir
Stirringly Stocking-filler Stoic
Stoical Stoked Stolid
Stong-hold Stonker Stoosh
Stout Stout-hearted Straight
Straight-flush Straight-up Straighten
Straightforward Strategic Streak
Streamline Streamlined Street-legal
Street-smart- Street-wise Strength
Strengthen Stride Striking
Strikingly Stringent Strive
Striving Stroke Strong
Stronger Strongest Strong-suit
Stud Studious Studly
Studmuffin Study Stunned
Stunning Stunningly Stupendous
Stupendously Sturdier Sturdy
Style Stylish Stylishly
Stylized Suave Suavely
Sublime Subsidize Subsidized
Subsidizes Subsidizing Substantial
Substantially Substantiate Substantive
Subtilize Subtilize Subvent
Subvention Succeed Succeeded
Succeeder Succeeding Succeeds
Success Success-story Successes
Successful Successfully Succinct
Succinctly Succulent Suffice
Sufficed Suffices Sufficiency
Sufficient Sufficiently Sugar
Sugar-dumpling Suitable Suitably
Summa-cum-laude Sumptuosity Sumptuous
Sumptuously Sumptuousness Sunbathe
Sunday-best Sun-kissed Sunniness
Sunny Sunshine Suntan
Super Superabundant Superabundantly
Superb Superbly Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious
Superconscious Superfine Superfly
Superhero Superhuman Superior
Superiority Superlative Superman
Superpower Supple Supply
Support Supported Supporter
Supporting Supportive Supportively
Supportiveness Supports Supremacy
Supreme Supremely Supremo
Sure Sure-fire Sure-footed
Surety Surfie Surmount
Surpass Surprised Surreal
Survival Survive Survivor
Sustain Sustainability Sustainable
Sustained Sustenance Sustentation
Svelte Swag Swagger
Swaggy Swain Swank
Swankier Swankiest Swanky
Swaraj Swashbuckler Swashbuckling
Sweep Sweeping Sweet
Sweeten Sweet-william Sweetener
Sweetheart Sweetie Sweetie-pie
Sweeting Sweetly Sweetness
Swell Swift Swiftness
Swoop Swoon Sympathetic
Sympathetically Sympathize Sympathizer
Sympathy Sync Synergist
Synergy Systematic Syzygy



Saccharine extremely sweet; syrupy; having characteristics of sugar or saccharin.
Sacred worthy of respect or veneration (especially religious).
Sacrosanct sacred; inviolable.
Safe secure of free from danger, harm, risk or evil.
Sagacious acutely wise and insightful; having a sound judgment.
Sage showing or having profound wisdom or judgment; wise.
Saintlike characterized or marked by utter benignity.
Saintly of or pertaining to a saint; saintlike.
Salient prominent; conspicuous; jumping; springing; projecting or pointing outwards.
Salubrious healthy; health-giving.
Salutary healthful; wholesome; beneficial; profitable.
Salutiferous healthy; salutary; beneficial; remedial; medicinal.
Sanctified declared, made or believed to be holy; sanctimonious.
Sanctimonious holy; sacred; saintly.
Sanctioned approved or established by authority.
Sanguine confidently cheerful and optimistic; having a healthy reddish color.
Sapid tasty or full of flavor; pleasing to the mind or taste.
Sapient acutely wise and insightful; sage.
Saporific producing or having the power to produce sensation of taste, flavor or relish.
Sassy spirited and lively; bold; jaunty; chic; stylish.
Satisfactory producing or giving satisfaction; adequate; sufficient.
Satisfied filled with satisfaction, pleasure or enjoyment.
Satisfying that gratifies, satisfies, comforts or pleases; convincing.
Saucy lively and bold; sexually suggestive or pleasing.
Saving rescuing; preserving; frugal.
Savory appetizing to the smell or taste; piquant; ethically or morally acceptable.
Savvy well-informed, perceptive or shrewd.

Scenic affording or constituting pleasing views of natural features; picturesque.
Scholarly of or pertaining to a scholar.
Scientific of or pertaining to science; methodical; systematic; precise.
Scintillant of or pertaining to science; methodical; systematic; precise.
Scrumptious splendid; delicious; delectable; fine; first-rate.
Scrupulous exact; precise; careful; nice.


Seamless smooth; perfectly coherent and consistent; moving easily.
Seasonal being used or occurring in a specific season.
Seasoned experienced; having had spices or herbs added.
Second-to-none best.
Secure free from danger, harm, risk or fear; reliable; assured; certain.
Sedulous diligent in pursuit or application; constant; steady; assiduous.
Seemly of pleasing and beautiful appearance; handsome; suitable; appropriate.
Select refined or careful in making choices; of special value or quality; top-notch.
Self-assertive determined advancement of one’s own views, wishes or personality.
Self-assured showing or having confidence and poise; self-reliant.
Self-confident confident of one’s own ability, strength or powers.
Self-disciplined be in control of one’s own actions and abilities.
Self-made having achieved success by one’s own efforts.
Self-sacrificing willing to help others by giving up own interests, feelings and the like.
Self-starting resourceful and energetic.
Self-sufficient independent; able to provide and help oneself without help of others.
Selfless unselfish.
Sensational outstanding; spectacular; exceptionally good.
Sensible appreciable; easily or readily perceived; aware intellectually or intuitively.
Sensitive capable of perceiving with a senses or sense; displaying or having a delicate and quick appreciation of others feelings; responsive to stimuli or external conditions; quick to respond or detect to changes, actions or signals.
Sensual exciting or gratifying (especially sexually); voluptuous.
Sensuous gratifying or appealing to the senses.
Sentimental extravagantly or affectedly emotional; romantic.
Sequacious observing or having a logical sequence; ductile; manageable; following.
Serendipitous discovered or happening by chance in a beneficial or happy way; favorable.
Serene calm; placid; undisturbed; peaceful; clear; unclouded; without anxiety or worry.
Service intended for use in serving or supplying.
Set established or fixed by agreement; intentional; ready.
Settled established; fixed; steadfast; stable; resolved; decided.
Sexual of or pertaining to sex; capable of sexual reproduction; symbolizing or implying erotic activity or desires.
Sexy characterized by or tending to arouse sexual interest or desire; beautiful.
Shapely having a distinct or pleasant shape; well-formed; fit; suitable.
Sharp having clear detail and form; intellectually keen; exact; precise; intense; attractive or stylish.
Shatterproof resistant to shattering.
Sheen beautiful; attractive; resplendent; shining.
Shining characterized by exceptional merit; splendid; brilliant; radiant; distinguished; emitting or reflecting light; polished.
Shiny radiating or reflecting light; bright; having a shiny and smooth surface; glossy; excellent; remarkable.
Shipshape well-arranged; organized; neat; trim; tidy.
Showy aesthetically pleasing; flashy; brilliant; stylish; striking.
Shrewd keen; sharp; knowledgeable; satirical.

Sightly visually pleasing and appealing; scenic; conspicuous.
Significant meaningful; important; notable n. something that is significant.
Silken having a gleaming, smooth, soft and/or reflective surface; luxurious; delicately pleasing.
Silky of or pertaining to silk; silken; lustrous; soft, smooth and gleaming.
Silver bright, resplendent and white; precious; melodious, clear and gentle (especially sound); eloquent.
Silver-toned melodious and clear; silvery in shade or color.
Silvery resembling silver in appearance, color and luster; melodious clear and gentle.
Simple easy; plain; straightforward; direct; innocent; humble.
Sincere truthful; earnest; pure; genuine; whole; perfect; unhurt or uninjured.
Sinewy powerful; strong; muscular; firm.
Singular unique; distinct; remarkable; unusual.
Sisterly like a sister; affectionate.
Sizable fairly large; relatively good or suitable.
Sizzling very passionate, exciting or interesting (especially emotionally).

Skillful showing or having skill; talented.
Skilled showing or having skill; expert; talented.

Sleek smooth; glossy; healthy; thriving.
Slick smooth and efficient; glossy; shrewd.
Slinky graceful or sexually attractive in movement; fitting closely or perfectly to the lines of body (especially of a garment).

Smacking vigorous; brisk; lively; smart.
Smart bright; clever; fashionable; elegant; well-dressed.
Smashing impressive, wonderful or very good.
Smiley cheerful; smiling; happy.
Smiling smiling with optimism or happiness.
Smooth having a fine texture or quality; calm; having a pleasant flavor; lacking difficulties.

Snap easy; simple; done or made suddenly.
Snappy energetic; lively; brisk; sharp; smart; tidy; chic; fashionable.
Snazzy fashionable; flashy; elegant; stylish; attractive; excellent or clever (especially in behavior or execution).
Snod smooth; trimmed; neat; sleek; well-organized.
Snug cozy; comfortable; safe; secure; well-constructed.

Soaring ascending or rising to a level markedly higher than the usual.
Sociable friendly, affable and pleasant; inviting; associable.
Social spent in, enjoy or marked by friendly companionship or relations; sociable.
Societal of or pertaining to the society.
Soft smooth; fine; affectionate; attracted; tender; easy; calm.
Soft-hearted very responsive, sympathetic or generous in spirit; gentle; tender; kind.
Soigne well-groomed and polished; elegant; fashionable.
Solicitous eager; interested; careful; avoiding anything evil.
Solid whole; firm; sound; reliable; strong; substantial; hearty; excellent; first-rate.
Sonsy having a healthy and attractive appearance; fortunate; lucky; happy; thriving; plump; buxom.
Sooth real; true; smooth; soft.
Soothing giving relief or comfort.
Sophisticated aving worldly knowledge and experience; cosmopolitan; elegant; refined; appealing or suitable.
Sought-after popular; desired; searched.
Soulful full of emotion or feeling; expressive of emotion.
Sound thorough; complete; firm; safe; secure; trustworthy; upright.
Souped-up modified to increase power, efficiency or attractiveness (especially mechanically).
Sovereign supreme; paramount; independent.

Spacious roomy; large or vast in extent.
Spangly sparkly; glittering; covered with jewels, beads and/or sequins.
Spanking swift and energetic; fresh and brisk; remarkable.
Sparkling glittering; flashing; brilliant; lively.
Sparkly lively; high-spirited; vivacious; glittery.
Special surpassing what is usual or common; exceptional; extra.
Spectacular worthy of special notice; amazing; impressive; sensational.
Specular having a properties and qualities of a mirror; smooth and reflecting.
Speedy swift; quick; hasty; prompt; ready.
Spellbinding fascinating; attracting.
Spicy lively; high-spirited; zesty; piquant; sexy; aromatic.
Spiffy stylish; well-dressed; fine; dapper.
Spirited full of vigor, life or courage; lively.
Spiritual not material or tangible; sacred; supernatural.
Splendid brilliant with color or light; radiant; splendor and very beautiful; showy; very good; magnificent; pompous; famous; celebrated.
Splendiferous splendid; beautiful; gorgeous; brilliant.
Spontaneous happening or arising from natural feeling or native tendency; done without planning; sudden.
Sport appropriate for use in sports or athletic activities.
Sporting of or pertaining to sports.
Sportive frolicsome; playful; merry; sporty.
Sporty jazzy; flashy; exhibiting sportsmanship or fair play.
Spot delivered, made or paid immediately.
Spotless perfectly clear or clean; free from blemish or impurity; immaculate; neat.
Sprightly full of vitality and spirit; lively; brisk; vivacious; energetic.
Spruce elegant, smart and neat in appearance.
Spry lively; active; brisk; vigorous; nimble.
Spunky plucky; spirited; courageous; sexually attractive.

Square honest; direct; just; equitable; even; tied.

Stable enduring; permanent; self-restoring; durable.
Stacked voluptuous and having a large bosom (especially of a woman’s body).
Stainless spotless; immaculate; pure.
Stalwart firm; resolute; stout; brave; bold; strong.
Staminal of or pertaining to stamina.
Standard widely recognized as a model or excellence; commonly used; familiar; usual.
Standing remaining upright or erect; unchanging or permanent; fixed.
Stand-up honorable; honest; upright.
Star famous; outstanding.
Starry resembling a star; glittering; shining; sparkling; stellar.
State public.
Stately impressive or dignified as in size; worthy of respect; majestic; lofty; grand.
Statuesque like a statue as in dignity, grace, beauty or proportion.
Staunch firm; steadfast; true; loyal; reliable; outstanding.
Steadfast steady; firm; constant; resolute; unswerving; loyal.
Steady firm; fixed; sure; unfaltering; unwavering; reliable; sober.
Steamy warm or hot and humid; erotic; sexy.
Stellar outstanding; heavenly; exceptional; wonderful; principal; starry; astral.
Sterling valuable or excellent (especially of person or their work; genuine; pure.
Sthenic active; vigorous; strong.
Stick-to-itive persevering; resolute.
Stimulant stimulating.
Stimulating exciting or quickening activity or the senses; making lively, fresh or cheerful.
Stimulative having a renewing effect on the state of the mind or body; capable of stimulating.
Stipendiary receiving or compensated by stipend; for which money or something is paid.
Stirred emotionally aroused or excited.
Stirring rousing; active; lively; invigorating; inspiring.
Stocky sturdy and solidly built; compact and heavy; headstrong.
Stoical capable to endure hardship or pain without complaint; fortitudinous.
Storied much talked, written or celebrated about.
Stout characterized by bravery, boldness or determination; resolute and firm; sturdy; powerful.
Stouthearted courageous; brave.
Straight-out straightforward; complete; frank; honest.
Straightforward direct; open and plain; free from pretense; honest; frank.
Strapping robust; muscular and healthy; of a young person full of vigor; lusty.
Strategic of or pertaining to strategy.
Street-smart having practical knowledge.
Streetwise having the knowledge, experience and resourcefulness needed for survival.
Strenuous zealous; ardent; urgent; earnest; bold; valiant; intrepid.
Striking sensational or exciting in appearance or in effect; impressive; very noticeable.
Strong of good condition and quality; solid; sure; powerful; effective; intense; eager; ardent.
Studious characterized by diligent study and reading; showing great attention or care.
Stunning exceptionally attractive or beautiful; impressive; amazing; surprising.
Stupendous astonishingly large or great; enormous; amazing; wonderful.
Sturdy resolute; firm; strong; stout.
Stylish having taste or elegance in manners or dress; modish.

Suasive persuasive.
Suave charming; courteous; elegant; pleasant; delightful; gracious.
Sublime majestic; noble; awe-inspiring and impressive; supreme.
Substant firm; substantial.
Substantial real or true; strong; solid; sustaining; ample; possessing property or wealth; essential; most important; vast.
Substantive considerable; substantial; actual; real; firm; enduring; independent.
Subtle characterized by skill and cleverness; capable of making fine or precise distinctions.
Successful having obtained something favorable, desired or intended.
Succinct clearly and briefly expressed (especially of something spoken or written); concise.
Succulent full of sap or juice; lush; highly enjoyable; delectable.
Sufficient enough; ample; competent; content.
Sugary characterized by qualities of sugar; sweet.
Suitable appropriate or right for a particular purpose, situation or person.
Sultry exciting, arousing or gratifying (especially sexually).
Summary brief, concise or presented in a condensed form; summed up.
Summery of or pertaining to summer.
Sumptuous lavish; magnificent; luxurious; rich and extremely good in quality.
Sun-kissed having an attractive appearance and tan by exposure to sun; made beautifully tanned or pleasantly warm by the sun.
Sunny cheerful; genial; warm; bright; shining; radiant.
Super excellent; first-rate; very great, large or extreme.
Superabundant exceedingly or extremely abundant or sufficient.
Superb very or unusually high in quality; excellent; majestic; grand; rich; elegant; showy.
Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious extraordinarily wonderful or good (a nonsense word popularized by the movie Mary Poppins).
Super-duper very excellent; marvelous; truly great.
Supereminent superior to above all others; surpassingly eminent; outstanding; very lofty.
Superethical above ethics or more than ethical.
Superexcellent uncommonly excellent or superior in degree.
Superfluous beyond what is sufficient or required; excessive.
Superior higher in quality, value, excellence, rank, station or authority; extraordinary.
Superlative of the highest quality, degree, rank or order; excessive; exaggerated; superb.
Supernal heavenly; celestial; exalted; exquisite.
Supersonic very fast; faster than speed of sound.
Supple pliant; adaptable; compliant.
Supportive providing assistance or support.
Supreme greatest in importance, degree, significance, character, power, rank and the like; ultimate.
Sure certain; confident; firm; reliable; safe; secure.
Sure-fire certain to be successful or perform as expected.
Sure-footed proceeding surely or steadily; capable and confident.
Sure-handed confident, skilled or proficient in performance (especially with hands); dexterous.
Surpassing exceeding; exceptional; superior.
Sustained held up to a certain level, degree or pitch; continuous.

Svelte attractively and gracefully thin or slender; moving with ease.

Swank fashionably stylish, luxurious, expensive and elegant.
Swashbuckling adventurous.
Sweet pleasing to the senses; gratifying; kind; gracious; fragrant; cute; lovable.
Swell excellent; wonderful; elegant; stylish.
Swift very fast; instant; rapid; quick.
Swish fashionable; elegant; posh; smooth; effeminate.

Sybaritic characterized by pleasure and luxury.
Sylvan of or pertaining to the trees, forest or woodlands; residing in a tree, wood or forest n. one that resides, lives in or frequents the woods or forest.
Symmetrical having similarity in characteristics; harmonious.
Sympathetic inclined favorably; having similar tastes and disposition; expressing compassion or friendly feeling.
Symphonious harmonious; accordant; agreeing in sound.
Synergistic of or pertaining to synergism; co-operative; interacting.
Systematic methodical; orderly; regular.


Positive Words Starting With S:

Sanitary Sangfroid Sanguine
Safe-keeping Smoothly Sibling
Sagacious Sane Shabbos
Strive Serene Sync
Snappy Satiety Spice
Slamming Samaritan Soothing
Spotless Say Shrine
Sky-high Suitable Strong
Statuesque Surefire Splurge
Savoir-faire Sacrificial Sterilize
Sincerely Service Saga
Sacralize Smiles Sage
Seductive Sincere Swanky
Stylish Suntan Salient
Sleeky Sapidity Sacred
Stupendous Sovereign Suitably
Sand-pit Soothe Shalom
Succeeding Stardom Stainless
Sapience Suitor Salute
Simplifies Star Stature
Sterile Sthenic Serenity
Spellbinding Stylishly Survivor
Scintillation Safely Spoil
Self-love Salvage Snap
Samskara Spiritual Stamina
Scintillatingly Strength Sacrificially
Still Shiner Suave
Supported Sunshine Sprightly
Solicitous Stellar Selfless
Secured Soundly Stimulus
Street-wise Savvying Sleep
Self-consistent Shine Saviour
Self-control Start Saturated
Stimulative Sweetly Satisfied
Saturnalia Scamper Supporting
Swankiest Save Social
Swell Saint Supporter
Scenic Sugary Studious
Soundness Surely Satiation
Sociable Spellbind Swift
Sheeny Sweetness Survive
Substantial Suavity Sedulous
Self-esteem Sheer Studly
Saleable Staid Speedy
Sensibility Smile Sheeniest
Subsidizing Succeeds Satisfying

Positive Adjectives That Start With S:

Superb Sure Serene
Sumptuous Silver Smooth
Sacred Soft Settled
Safe Savvy Salutary Seasonal
Sacrosanct Saintly Seemly
Sociable Sapient Sensible
Sanguine Skilled Sensuous
Silky Saving Soulful
Self-assured Sizable Special
Scintillating Slinky Sprightly
Scrumptious Smart Successful

Positive Verbs That Start With S:

Socialize Sanctify Snuggle
Sumptuous Sparkle Spark
Share Sprout Steady
Satisfy Script Sensible
Savior Surpass Smile
Sate Shimmer Supreme
Satiate Simple Sprinkle
Shield Savor Strike

Positive Nouns That Start With S:

Shelter Sparkle Sauna
Serendipity Support Safety
Solution Salve Solidarity



List of Positive Words that Start with S


  • Safe
  • Scrupulous
  • Seemly
  • Sensible
  • Simple
  • Sincere
  • Smart
  • Sociable
  • Special
  • Steady
  • Stimulating
  • Straightforward
  • Suave
  • Successful
  • Sumptuous
  • Super
  • Supreme
  • Sure


  • Safe
  • Sensible
  • Simple
  • Sincere
  • Smart
  • Special
  • Steady
  • Sumptuous
  • Super
  • Supreme
  • Sure


  • Sachet
  • Savior
  • Serendipity
  • Shelter
  • Slice
  • Smile
  • Society
  • Solution
  • Sparkle
  • Splendor
  • Support

Positive Adjectives that Start with S

Adjectives are words that describe or modify nouns. Making them positive is a good way to make things sound positive!

Safe – Out of harm’s way, where nothing can hurt you.

  • Everyone rejoiced at the news of his safe return.

Sensible – Smart or logical. Can refer to a person’s choices or to their options.

  • I think that’s a very sensible idea.

Simple – Not complicated.

  • The basic idea is simple.

Sincere – Genuine.

  • Her protests seemed sincere enough.

Smart – Being able to process thoughts or find solutions either quickly or in unique ways.

  • You look very smart in that suit.

Special – Different than normal. Generally better than average, maybe one of a kind.

  • This type of wood needs special treatment.

Steady – Even, unwavering, not bumpy.

  • He is a steady young man.

Sumptuous – Fancy, expensive looking. Often used to refer to food.

  • The interior is decorated in sumptuous reds and golds.

Super – Very good, wonderful, awesome.

  • She got a super new dress.

Supreme – The best.

  • It is an event in which she reigns supreme.

Sure – Certain. Also used for unwavering, as in someone’s aim.

  • I’m not sure of the chronology of events.

Positive Verbs that Start with S

Verbs are action words. If a verb is positive, then your sentence is doing positive things!

Sail – Literally, to move through water propelled by wind. Figuratively, to move quickly through something without any roadblocks.

  • His ambition is to sail round the world.

Satisfy – To meet someone’s needs, wants, or requirements.

  • It is impossible to satisfy all your demands.

Save – To rescue. Also, to keep.

  • They beached the ship to save it.

Score – To earn a point in a competition.

  • My test score was low.

Select – To choose. As a noun, generally means an item you’d want to choose or that has already been chosen.

  • She was very selective in the people she invites.

Share – To split things between yourself and others.

  • share a bedroom with my sister.

Socialize – To be around other people.

  • She’s got lots of friends, she likes to socialize.

Succeed – To reach your goals.

  • The project seemed unlikely to succeed.

Suffice – To be enough.

  • Some bread and soup will suffice me.

Supply – To give things, generally in an ongoing or large-scale manner.

  • They supply us with the latest equipment.

Surprise – To present someone with something unexpected and generally pleasant or fun.

  • He gave a low long whistle of surprise.

Positive Nouns that Start with S

Nouns are people, places, or things. A positive noun means your sentence subject can be positive!

Sachet – A little bag of nice-smelling things.

  • There was a sachet of shampoo in the bathroom.

Savior – Someone who saves people.

  • They regarded him as the savior of their country.

Serendipity – A happy chance or beneficial act of fate.

  • Our lives had been turned over to serendipity.

Shelter – A safe place to stay.

  • They took refuge in a bomb shelter.

Slice – A small piece. While not always positive on its own, usually used for positive things: a slice of cake, a slice of heaven.

  • She hungrily ate a slice of bread.

Smile – An upward movement of lips that indicates happiness.

  • She cast a welcoming smile in his direction.

Society – A group of people, usually with agreed-upon guidelines.

  • The basic unit of society is the family.

Solution – An answer to a question or problem.

  • He doped out a solution to the problem.

Sparkle – A pinpoint or intermittent shine of light. This can be many small bits of light contributing to a bright overall effect.

  • The stars sparkle in the dark sky.

Splendor – Something that appears magnificent and grand, often breathtaking. Often used for geographical description.

  • They dined in a special suite in glorious splendor.

Support – Help and assistance. Can specifically be help and assistance staying upright or off the ground.

  • We assured him of our loyal support.


Positive Words That Start with S to Describe a Person

Descriptive essays are usually harder than normal essays but reading all these words starting with S to describe a person positively will surely make things easier for you.

1.  Saint

  • Definition: a very virtuous, kind, or patient person
  • Synonyms: kind, patient
  • Example: She’s a saint to go on living with that man.

2.  Spiritual

  • Definition: relating to religion or religious belief
  • Synonyms: sacred, holy, divine
  • Example: You all must listen to the tribe’s spiritual leader.

3. Sexy

  • Definition: generally attractive or interesting
  • Synonyms: slinky, seductive
  • Example: Everything about Jehn was sexy, from her tight clothing to her sensual walk.

4. Smart

  • Definition: having or showing a quick-witted intelligence
  • Synonyms: bright, intelligent
  • Example: He was smart enough to get out of the situation easily.

5. Sensible

  • Definition: (of a statement or course of action) chosen in accordance with wisdom or prudence; likely to be of benefit
  • Synonyms: practical, realistic
  • Example: She was sensible enough to stop driving when she got too tired.

6. Savior

  • Definition: a person who saves something or someone
  • Synonyms: rescuer, champion
  • Example: Politicians of the era usually portray themselves as the nation’s savior.

7. Socially-active

  • Definition: a person who spends a lot of time with other people
  • Synonyms: extrovert, outgoing
  • Example: I am socially-active with the government activities.

8. Sweet

  • Definition: pleasing in general, delightful
  • Synonyms: agreeable, nice
  • Example: It was the sweet life partner he had always craved.

9. Supportive

  • Definition: providing encouragement or emotional help
  • Synonyms: caring, sympathetic
  • Example: The staff are extremely supportive of each other.

10. Soul

  • Definition: the spirit and essence of a person
  • Synonyms: epitome, model
  • Example: Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.

Positive Words That Start with S to Encourage Yourself

Encouragement is that one thing we all need to achieve our goals, so here is a list of good words that start with S to give motivation.

1. Self-confidence

  • Definition: a feeling of trust in one’s abilities, qualities and judgement
  • Synonyms: self-assurance, morale
  • Example: Self-confidence is all you need to bring out your skills and abilities.

2. Synergy

  • Definition: the interaction or cooperation of two or more organizations, substances, or other agents to produce a combined effect greater than the sum of their separate effects
  • Synonyms: teamwork, union
  • Example: The synergy between artist and record company will produce something massive.

3. Support

  • Definition: give assistance to, especially financially; enable to function or act
  • Synonyms: help, assist
  • Example: He urged that military support be sent to protect humanitarian convoys.

4. Sufficient

  • Definition: enough to meet the needs of a situation
  • Synonyms: enough, ample
  • Example: Howie would first go back to earlier in the day and document precise activities of the director; we hoped they’d be sufficient for him to believe our abilities.

5. Steady

  • Definition: firmly fixed, supported, or balanced; not shaking or moving
  • Synonyms: secure, balance, stable
  • Example: The lighter the camera, the harder it is to hold steady.

6. Succeed

  • Definition: achieve the desired aim or result
  • Synonyms: triumph, thrive
  • Example: Keep trying and you will eventually succeed.

7. Source

  • Definition: a place, person, or thing from which something comes or can be obtained
  • Synonyms: spring, origin
  • Example: Mackerel is a good source of fish oil.

8. Start

  • Definition: the point in time or space at which something has its origin; the beginning
  • Synonyms: onset, emergence
  • Example: He takes over as chief executive at the start of next year.

9. Solution

  • Definition: a means of solving a problem or dealing with a difficult situation
  • Synonyms: quick fix, explanation
  • Example: There is always a solution for all problems if you think positively.

10. Surprise

  • Definition: astonish, and amaze mean to impress forcibly by being unexpected
  • Synonyms: astonish, amaze
  • Example: He likes to surprise people on special occasions.

Positive Words That Start with S to Compliment Others

Life is too small so make everyone feel beautiful by complimenting them. Here are some nice words that start with S to help you out.

1. Soulful

  • Definition: expressing or appearing to express deep feeling
  • Synonyms: deep, heartfelt
  • Example: She gave him a soulful glance.

2. Smarty

  • Definition: a know-it-all or a smart aleck
  • Synonyms: intelligent, smart
  • Example: She’s a real smarty and does her job very well.

3. Special

  • Definition: better, greater, or otherwise different from what is usual
  • Synonyms: exceptional, particular
  • Example: A special person always makes an effort on Christmas.

4. Self-respect

  • Definition: pride and confidence in oneself; a feeling that one is behaving with honor and dignity
  • Synonyms: pride, self-regard
  • Example: I want to work again to keep up my self-respect.

5. Successful

  • Definition: accomplishing an aim or purpose
  • Synonyms: lucky, fortunate
  • Example: Tom Cruise is a successful actor.

6. Smiling

  • Definition: having or characterized by a smile
  • Synonyms: grinning, beaming
  • Example: It’s nice to see everyone’s smiling faces.

7. Sympathetic

  • Definition: feeling, showing or expressing sympathy
  • Synonyms: friendly, pleasant
  • Example: Audrey develops as a sympathetic character.

8. Spectacular

  • Definition: beautiful in a dramatic and eye-catching way
  • Synonyms: striking, breathtaking
  • Example: French history was represented in a spectacular for tourists.

9. Striking

  • Definition: attracting attention by reason of being prominent.
  • Synonyms: evident, noticeable
  • Example: She bears a striking resemblance to her older sister.

10. Salient

  • Definition: most noticeable or important
  • Synonyms: main, principal
  • Example: He read the salient facts quickly.

Positive Words That Start with S to Help Through Difficulties

Difficult times can get very depressing for some people so take a look at these encouraging words that start with S to uplift your mind and soul.

1. Sun

  • Definition: the star around which the earth orbits
  • Synonyms: light, warmth
  • Example: The sun shone from a cloudless sky.

2. Shine

  • Definition: (of the sun or another source of light) give out a bright light
  • Synonyms: beam, gleam
  • Example: She was a quiet girl who had taken a shine to the Deans.

3. Sustained

  • Definition: continuing for an extended period or without interruption
  • Synonyms: comforted, helped
  • Example: Several years of sustained economic growth.

4. Self-belief

  • Definition: a person’s belief in their ability to complete tasks or to achieve goals.
  • Synonyms: courage, self-esteem
  • Example: Your self-belief is growing and you are ready to take on an exciting challenge.

5. Self-love

  • Definition: having a high regard for your own well-being and happiness
  • Synonyms: self-care, self-importance
  • Example: Self-love is not selfish; you cannot truly love another until you know how to love yourself.

6. Stamina

  • Definition: the ability to sustain prolonged physical or mental effort
  • Synonyms: endurance, energy
  • Example: Their secret is stamina rather than speed.
  • Soothe
  • Definition: gently calm (a person or their feelings)
  • Synonyms: calm, settle
  • Example: To soothe the skin try chamomile or thyme.

8. Survive

  • Definition: to remain alive or in existence
  • Synonyms: live, pull through
  • Example: Assuming you survive, what he does to you.

9. Succinct

  • Definition: (especially of something written or spoken) briefly and clearly expressed
  • Synonyms: condensed, compact
  • Example: Use short, succinct sentences.

10. Stead-fast

  • Definition: resolutely or dutifully firm and unwavering
  • Synonyms: loyal, faithful
  • Example: They stood stead-fast on their faith.

Positive Words That Start with S to Uplift Our Mind

The biggest support a person can get is through these motivational words that start with S. An uplifting mind will always promote a positive life.

1. Self-esteem

  • Definition: confidence in one’s own worth or abilities; self-respect
  • Synonyms: dignity, pride
  • Example: Assertiveness training for those with low self-esteem.

2. Secure

  • Definition: fix or attach (something firmly so that it cannot be moved or lost
  • Synonyms: affix, link
  • Example: Pins secured the handle to the main body.

3. Salubrious

  • Definition: health-giving; healthy
  • Synonyms: beneficial, healthy
  • Example: There were many salubrious eating establishments.

4. Salvage

  • Definition: the rescue of a wrecked or disabled ship or its cargo from loss at sea
  • Synonyms: saving, raising
  • Example: A salvage operation was under way.

5. Sanguine

  • Definition: optimistic or positive, especially in an apparently bad or difficult situation
  • Synonyms: optimistic, hopeful
  • Example: He is sanguine about prospects for global economy.

6. Savor

  • Definition: to give flavor
  • Synonyms: flavor, tang
  • Example: They savor every last morsel of food.

7. Scenic

  • Definition: providing or relating to views of impressive or beautiful natural scenery
  • Synonyms: pretty, pleasing
  • Example: The scenic route to Brussels is worth-seeing.

8. Serene

  • Definition: calm and peaceful
  • Synonyms: tranquil, bright
  • Example: Her eyes were closed and she looked very serene.

9. Shimmer

  • Definition: shine with a soft tremulous light
  • Synonyms: twinkle, sparkle
  • Example: The sea shimmers in the sunlight.

10. Soften

  • Definition: make or become less hard
  • Synonyms: ease, soothe
  • Example: Plant extracts to soften and moisturize the skin.

List of Positive Words That Start with S to Keep Us Stay Positive

Positivity can make anyone achieve anything in life, so here are some positive words that start with S.

1. Silky

  • Definition: of or resembling silk, especially in being soft, fine and lustrous
  • Synonyms: soft, sleek
  • Example: The fur felt silky and soft.

2. Sprightly

  • Definition: lively, full of energy
  • Synonyms: energetic, active
  • Example: She was quite sprightly for her age.

3. Self-assurance

  • Definition: It is the attitude and perception about your own abilities
  • Synonyms: self-confidence, self-trust
  • Example: Someone who has self-assurance shows confidence in the things that they say or do.

4. Sprinkle

  • Definition: rain very lightly
  • Synonyms: powder, dredge
  • Example: The rain grew from a mere sprinkle to a respectable drizzle.

5. Sonorous

  • Definition: (of a person’s voice or other sound) imposingly deep and full
  • Synonyms: rich, full
  • Example: He read aloud with a sonorous and musical voice.

6. Sociable

  • Definition: willing to talk and engage in activities with other people
  • Synonyms: friendly, affable
  • Example: Being a sociable person, Eva loved entertaining.

7. Sleek

  • Definition: (of hair, fur, or skin) smooth and glossy
  • Synonyms: smooth, glossy
  • Example: He was tall, with sleek, dark hair.

8. Sincere

  • Definition: free from pretense or deceit; proceeding from genuine feelings
  • Synonyms: profound, deep
  • Example: They offer their sincere thanks to Paul.

9. Sublime

  • Definition: of much excellence, grandeur, or beauty as to inspire great admiration or awe
  • Synonyms: exalted, noble
  • Example: Mozart’s sublime piano concerts.

10. Snuggle

  • Definition: snuggle or move into a warm, comfortable position
  • Synonyms: nestle, cuddle
  • Example: To snuggle down in your sleeping bag Is the most comfortable feeling ever.

Commonly Used Positive Words That Start with S

Improve your everyday talking style with this perfect list of positive words that start with S. Memorize them by heart.

1. Simplify

  • Definition: make something simpler or easier to do or understand
  • Synonyms: clarify, easily
  • Example: An overhaul of court procedure to simplify litigation.

2. Shield

  • Definition: a person or thing providing protection
  • Synonyms: guard, defense
  • Example: A protective coating of grease provides a shield against abrasive dirt.

3. Serendipity

  • Definition: the occurrence and development of events by chance in a happy or beneficial way
  • Synonyms: chance, accident
  • Examples: Natasha had a fortunate stroke of serendipity which caused her to win the lottery.

4. Serenity

  • Definition: the state of being calm, peaceful
  • Synonyms: calm, tranquility
  • Examples: The beach deemed to be an oasis of serenity amidst the bustling city.

5. Sculpture

  • Definition: the art of making three dimensional representative or abstract forms, especially by carving stone of wood or by casting metal or plaster
  • Synonyms: chisel, carve, sculpt
  • Examples: The roman emperor ordered the making of a new sculpture to display in his room.

6. Sanctify

  • Definition: to set apart to a sacred purpose or to religious use
  • Synonyms: forgiveness, atonement
  • Examples: The priest sanctified the church with a special ceremony.

7. Sunbathe

  • Definition: sit or lie in the sun, especially to tan the skin
  • Synonyms: bask, bake
  • Examples: Tana did not do much apart from swim, sunbathe and sleep.

8. Soporifically

  • Definition: having the power to produce the sensation of taste
  • Synonyms: tasty, enjoyable
  • Examples: Despite being bedridden with her sickness and no ability to taste good food, she soporifically tasted a yummy taste from the food despite the circumstances.

9. Salutiferous

  • Definition: healthy or health-giving
  • Synonyms: healthful, medicinal
  • Examples: The thirsty wayfarer eagerly took a drink of the spring’s salutiferous water.

10. Sunglasses

  • Definition: glasses tinted to protect the eyes from sunlight or glare
  • Synonyms: tint, protect, eyes
  • Examples: When the sun got too unbearable for her eyes, she ended up putting on her sunglasses.

Positive Words That Start with S for Attractive Resumes

Getting a job has become a tough thing for all of us. Make your resumes better with all these positive words that start with S.

1. Scintillating

  • Definition: sparkling or shining brightly
  • Synonyms: shining, bright
  • Examples: The sunrays were reflecting on the disco ball causing it to have a scintillating effect.

2. Save

  • Definition: keep safe or rescue someone or something from harm or danger
  • Synonyms: rescue, protect
  • Examples: The lifeguard was told to save the boy from drowning.

3. Scoop

  • Definition: a utensil resembling a spoon, with a long handle and a deep bowl, used for removing powdered, granulated, or semisolid substances such as ice-cream from a container
  • Synonyms: spoon, ladle, dipper
  • Examples: The powder is packed in tubs in which a measuring scoop is provided.

4. Sensational

  • Definition: very good indeed; very impressive or attractive
  • Synonyms: gorgeous, stunning
  • Examples: She looked sensational after she got her makeup done for prom.

5. Sharing

  • Definition: having a portion of something with another or others
  • Synonyms: split, divide, portion
  • Examples: Ever since we were young, we were told that sharing is caring hence it was imbedded in our personality to share our food with others.

6. Solace

  • Definition: to give comfort to in grief or misfortune
  • Synonyms: comfort, soothe, console
  • Examples: Many people get their greatest solace from gardening.

7. Spark

  • Definition: a trace of a specified quality or intense feeling
  • Synonyms: flicker, speck
  • Examples: There was a spark seen between the boy and the girl and their mothers smiled with happiness.

8. Superb

  • Definition: impressively splendid
  • Synonyms: magnificent, excellent, impressive
  • Examples: The girl was told that her work in class was superb and she got a promotion as the class monitor.

9. Sapid

  • Definition: having a strong, pleasant taste
  • Synonyms: flavorful, tasteful, tasty
  • Examples: The almonds have a sapid, harmonic taste and its aftertaste of bitter almonds gives sensations of rare elegance.

10. Sapient

  • Definition: wise, or attempting to appear wise
  • Synonyms: wisdom, intellectual, of old-age
  • Examples: I wonder why the sapient writer of that article did not inquire whether a license was required for tea.

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