List of Easy Words That Start With E (Great for Kids and Preschoolers)

In need of some easy words that start with E?

Maybe you’re a teacher or parent teaching a young kid new words, or have some kind of assignment – I can appreciate needing the correct words.

Whatever the reason, I’ve put together a list of easy and medium-difficulty words beginning with the letter E to help you out!

Easy Words That Start With E

Each – used to refer to every one of two or more people or things, regarded and identified separately.

Ear – the organ of hearing and balance in humans and other vertebrates, especially the external part of this.

Earth – the planet on which we live; the world.

East – the direction towards the point of the horizon where the sun rises at the equinoxes, on the right-hand side of a person facing north, or the point on the horizon itself.

Easy – achieved without great effort; presenting few difficulties.

Eat – put (food) into the mouth and chew and swallow it.

Edge – the outside limit of an object, area, or surface.

Eel – a snake-like fish with a slender elongated body and poorly developed fins, proverbial for its slipperiness.

Egg – an oval or round object laid by a female bird, reptile, fish, or invertebrate, usually containing a developing embryo. The eggs of birds are enclosed in a chalky shell, while those of reptiles are in a leathery membrane.

Eight – equivalent to the product of two and four; one more than seven, or two less than ten; 8.

Elephant – a very large plant-eating mammal with a prehensile trunk, long curved ivory tusks, and large ears, native to Africa and southern Asia. It is the largest living land animal.

Eleven – equivalent to the sum of six and five; one more than ten; 11.

Elk – another term for moose.

Elm – a tall deciduous tree that typically has rough serrated leaves and propagates from root suckers.

End – a final part of something, especially a period of time, an activity, or a story.

Enter – come or go into (a place).

Ewe – a female sheep.

Exit – a way out of a building, room, or passenger vehicle.

Eye – each of a pair of globular organs of sight in the head of humans and vertebrate animals.

Medium Difficulty Words That Start With E

Earthquake – a sudden violent shaking of the ground, typically causing great destruction, as a result of movements within the earth’s crust or volcanic action.

Easygoing – relaxed and tolerant in attitude or manner.

Economic – relating to economics or the economy.

Efficient – (of a system or machine) achieving maximum productivity with minimum wasted effort or expense.

Electrical – concerned with, operating by, or producing electricity.

Elsewhere – in, at, or to some other place or other places.

Embrace – hold (someone) closely in one’s arms, especially as a sign of affection.

Employ – give work to (someone) and pay them for it.

Empowered – give (someone) the authority or power to do something.

Emulate – match or surpass (a person or achievement), typically by imitation.

Enable – give (someone) the authority or means to do something; make it possible for.

Ending – an end or final part of something.

Energy – the strength and vitality required for sustained physical or mental activity.

Enforce – compel observance of or compliance with (a law, rule, or obligation).

Engine – a machine with moving parts that converts power into motion.

Enhanced – intensify, increase, or further improve the quality, value, or extent of.

Enjoy – take delight or pleasure in (an activity or occasion).

Enroll – officially register as a member of an institution or a student on a course.

Entertain – provide (someone) with amusement or enjoyment.

Enticing – attractive or tempting; alluring.

Entrance – an opening, such as a door, passage, or gate, that allows access to a place.

Entrusted – assign the responsibility for doing something to (someone).

Equal – being the same in quantity, size, degree, or value.

Erratic – not even or regular in pattern or movement; unpredictable.

Establish – set up on a firm or permanent basis.

Estimate – roughly calculate or judge the value, number, quantity, or extent of.

Ethics – moral principles that govern a person’s behavior or the conducting of an activity.

Evade – escape or avoid (someone or something), especially by guile or trickery.

Evident – clearly seen or understood; obvious.

Exceed – be greater in number or size than (a quantity, number, or other measurable thing).

Except – not including; other than.

Expense – the cost incurred in or required for something.

Explain – make (an idea or situation) clear to someone by describing it in more detail or revealing relevant facts.

Explore – travel through (an unfamiliar area) in order to learn about it.

Express – convey (a thought or feeling) in words or by gestures and conduct.

Expressive – effectively conveying thought or feeling.

Extent – the area covered by something.

Extra – added to an existing or usual amount or number; additional.

Eyeball – the round part of the eye of a vertebrate, within the eyelids and socket.

If there are any easy words beginning with E that you would like to see added to this list, please drop me a comment below and I’ll add them.

If you didn’t find what you were looking for – or maybe you just want more easy words – click any of the letters below to see a list of easy words starting with that letter of the alphabet:

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