Looking for cool words that start with M? I was too, which is why I decided to put together a list and share it online.
Whether you’re looking for cool-sounding words starting with the letter M, or other M-starting awesome, funny, interesting, and unique words, you’ll find some good ones in this list.
Hopefully, you find what you’re looking for or get inspired. Using the right words can be incredibly powerful.
Cool Words That Start With M
Machinations – a plot or scheme.
Madcap – amusingly eccentric.
Maelstrom – a powerful whirlpool in the sea or a river.
Magnetic – exhibiting or relating to magnetism.
Magnificent – extremely beautiful, elaborate, or impressive.
Majestic – having or showing impressive beauty or scale.
Majordomo – the chief steward of a large household.
Malapropism – the mistaken use of a word in place of a similar-sounding one, often with an amusing effect.
Malarkey – meaningless talk; nonsense.
Manifesto – a public declaration of policy and aims, especially one issued before an election by a political party or candidate.
Mastermind – a person with an outstanding intellect.
Mayhem – violent or extreme disorder; chaos.
Meditation – the action or practice of meditating.
Mellifluous – (of a sound) pleasingly smooth and musical to hear.
Menagerie – a collection of wild animals kept in captivity for exhibition.
Mesmerize – capture the complete attention of (someone); transfix.
Miasma – an unpleasant or unhealthy smell or vapor.
Miffed – somewhat annoyed; peeved.
Milquetoast – a timid or feeble person.
Mindfulness – the quality or state of being conscious or aware of something.
Miracle – an extraordinary and welcome event that is not explicable by natural or scientific laws and is therefore attributed to a divine agency.
Misanthrope – a person who dislikes humankind and avoids human society.
Mishmash – a confused mixture.
Moocher – a person who lives off others without giving anything in return.
Mojo – a magic charm, talisman, or spell.
Mollycoddle – treat (someone) in an indulgent or overprotective way.
Mondegreen – a misunderstood or misinterpreted word or phrase resulting from a mishearing of the lyrics of a song.
Moniker – a name.
Monkeyshines – mischievous behavior.
Monsoon – a seasonal prevailing wind in the region of South and SE Asia.
Mnemonic – a system such as a pattern of letters, ideas, or associations which assists in remembering something.
Moonstruck – unable to think or act normally, especially as a result of being in love.
Motivation – a reason or reasons for acting or behaving in a particular way.
Mudpuppy – a large aquatic salamander of the eastern US, reaching sexual maturity while retaining an immature body form with feathery external gills.
Mufti – a Muslim legal expert who is empowered to give rulings on religious matters.
Mulligatawny – a spicy meat soup originally made in India.
Mumbo-jumbo – language or ritual causing or intended to cause confusion or bewilderment.
Murmuration – a flock of starlings.
Muumuu – a woman’s loose, brightly colored dress, especially one traditionally worn in Hawaii.
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.