In need of powerful words that start with W?
Whether you want a word with a strong, powerful meaning or a word that sounds or feels powerful, I’ve done the legwork for you.
Here is a list of words beginning with the letter W that I think fit the bill of being ‘powerful’ in some way –
Powerful Words That Start With W
Wield – to have control or influence over; to use effectively
Will – the determination or resolve to do something; the power of choice or decision
Willful – intentional or deliberate; determined.
Willowy – slender and graceful; supple
Willpower – the ability to control one’s thoughts, feelings, and actions; self-discipline
Wily – clever or cunning, especially in achieving one’s goals through deception or evasion
Wince – to show pain, discomfort, or embarrassment; to flinch or shrink back
Winsome – charming, attractive, and winning; likable
Wise – having or showing good judgment or understanding; sagacious
Wistful – feeling or expressing a longing or yearning, especially for something that cannot be had or regained
Wistfulness – a feeling of longing or yearning, especially for something that cannot be had or regained
Witty – clever and humorous; quick-witted.
Wizened – shriveled or dried up, especially from age or illness; withered
Woe – great sadness or misery; grief
Woebegone – affected by or expressing sorrow or misery; unhappy
Wonder – a feeling of surprise or amazement; a sense of awe
Worry – to feel anxious or troubled; to be concerned or troubled
Worrywart – a person who habitually worries or is excessively anxious.
Worship – the feeling or expression of reverence and adoration for a deity or higher power
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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.