Looking for a list of positive words that start with C to describe a person in a good way?
I’m a wordy person, I love nothing more than finding the perfect word to describe someone’s character traits. So, I’ve put together a list below that will hopefully have the perfect words you’re looking for.
Most words that are positive to describe someone are adjectives. Positive adjectives describe places, things, ideas, and experiences in a positive way – so they’re great for invoking positive emotions.
Good luck, I hope you find what you’re looking for!
List of Positive Words That Start With C to Describe a Person
Calm – not showing or feeling nervousness, anger, or other strong emotions.
Candid – truthful and straightforward; frank.
Capable – having the ability, fitness, or quality necessary to do or achieve a specified thing.
Carefree – free from anxiety or responsibility.
Careful – making sure of avoiding potential danger, mishap, or harm; cautious.
Caring – displaying kindness and concern for others.
Celebrated – greatly admired; renowned.
Centered – have or cause to have (a specified concern or theme).
Champion – a person who has surpassed all rivals in a sporting contest or other competition.
Changeable – able to be changed or exchanged.
Charismatic – exercising a compelling charm which inspires devotion in others.
Charitable – generous in giving to those in need.
Charming – (of a person or their manner) very polite, friendly, and likeable.
Chatty – (of a conversation, letter, etc.) informal and lively.
Cheeky – showing a lack of respect or politeness in a way that is amusing or appealing.
Cheerful – noticeably happy and optimistic.
Cheery – happy and optimistic.
Cherished – protect and care for (someone) lovingly.
Chic – elegantly and stylishly fashionable.
Chilled – very relaxed.
Chirpy – cheerful and lively.
Chivalrous – courteous and gallant, especially towards women (typically used of a man or his behavior).
Civil – courteous and polite.
Clean – (of a person) attentive to personal hygiene.
Clever – quick to understand, learn, and devise or apply ideas; intelligent.
Coherent – (of a person) able to speak clearly and logically.
Colorful – full of interest; lively and exciting.
Comforting – serving to alleviate a person’s feelings of grief or distress.
Comical – amusing, especially in a ludicrous or absurd way.
Commendable – deserving praise.
Communicator – a person who is able to convey or exchange information, news, or ideas, especially one who is eloquent or skilled.
Compassionate – feeling or showing sympathy and concern for others.
Competent – having the necessary ability, knowledge, or skill to do something successfully.
Composed – having one’s feelings and expression under control; calm.
Confident – feeling or showing confidence in oneself or one’s abilities or qualities.
Conscientious – wishing to do one’s work or duty well and thoroughly.
Considerate – careful not to inconvenience or harm others.
Consistent – acting or done in the same way over time, especially so as to be fair or accurate.
Content – in a state of peaceful happiness.
Controlled – not showing emotion; having one’s feelings under control.
Cool-Headed – not easily worried or excited.
Cooperative – willing to be of assistance.
Courageous – not deterred by danger or pain; brave.
Courteous – polite, respectful, or considerate in manner.
Crafty – clever at achieving one’s aims by indirect or deceitful methods.
Creative – relating to or involving the use of the imagination or original ideas to create something.
Creditable – (of a performance, effort, or action) deserving public acknowledgment and praise but not necessarily outstanding or successful.
Cultured – characterized by refined taste and manners and good education.
Curious – eager to know or learn something.
Cute – attractive in a pretty or endearing way.
Are there any positive words or adjectives beginning with the letter C that you think should be on this list?
If so, please feel free to drop a comment below and I’d be happy to add them to the list – thanks!
If you want to find more positive words that will help you describe someone’s character, traits, personality, and so on, please click the letters below to see my lists for other letters in the alphabet:
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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.