If you need some cool words that start with D – I’ve put together a list below that I hope will help you out.
I did some brainstorming for words starting with the letter D that either means something similar to cool, are cool-inspired, or just as equally fun, interesting, and awesome.
Take a look, hopefully you’ll find the word you’re looking for. I also added the meaning as per the dictionary to help you better understand how to use the words too.
Cool Words That Start With D
Dandy – a man unduly concerned with looking stylish and fashionable.
Demitasse – a small coffee cup.
Denouement – the final part of a play, film, or narrative in which the strands of the plot are drawn together and matters are explained or resolved.
Desirable – wished for as being an attractive, useful, or necessary course of action.
Desperado – a desperate or reckless person, especially a criminal.
Diddly-squat – anything.
Digeridoo – an Australian Aboriginal wind instrument in the form of a long wooden tube, traditionally made from a hollow branch, which is blown to produce a deep, resonant sound, varied by rhythmic accents of timbre and volume.
Dilemma – a situation in which a difficult choice has to be made between two or more alternatives, especially ones that are equally undesirable.
Dimwit – a stupid or silly person.
Diphthong – a sound formed by the combination of two vowels in a single syllable, in which the sound begins as one vowel and moves towards another (as in coin, loud, and side ).
Discombobulated – confused and disconcerted.
Dodecahedron – a three-dimensional shape having twelve plane faces, in particular a regular solid figure with twelve equal pentagonal faces.
Donnybrook – a scene of uproar and disorder; a heated argument.
Doodad – a gadget or other object whose name the speaker does not know or cannot recall.
Dope – a stupid person/something cool and intersting.
Doppelganger – an apparition or double of a living person.
Dork – a contemptible, socially inept person.
Dumbfounded – greatly astonish or amaze.
Dunderhead – a stupid person.
Are there any cool words you like that didn’t see on this list? Drop me a comment below and I’ll be happy to add them, thanks!
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Phil lives in England, UK, and has around 20 years experience as a professional life, career and executive coach. He started this blog to help others find and define their own self development journey. Blogging about a wide range of topics to help facilitate a better future.