Learn common words starting with B in English. “You know how to whistle don’t you…You just put your lips together and blow.” This was made famous in a movie by Lauren Bacall and Humphrey Bogart. Okay, maybe we won’t whistle today. Instead, we will have a list of words. They all start with a letter of the alphabet that’s as easy as whistling.
Get ready. Put your lips together. Now blow, letting your lips resist opening for a second. You just made the letter “B”. And here are—
Words Starting with B
Here are 100 frequently used words that start with B.
A very young child.; an infant
She rocked the baby to sleep
- baby carrots
- Let’s take baby steps at first
To care for to an extreme degree
I just want someone to baby me today
Used as a way of speaking to someone, Usually used flirtatiously or affectionately.
Hey, baby, you’re lookin’ good.
Room in the home where sleeping is done (bed+room)
We’ve turned the smallest bedroom into a nursery for our new baby.
Fermented alcoholic beverage. Typically made from grains such as barley, with hops added, then carbonated.
I’ve put the beer in the fridge to chill.
A computer site containing mainly statements and personal thoughts by the person who writes it.
Do you actually want to monetize your blog?
A winged vertebrate that is warm-blooded and covered with feathers.
Crane is a kind of bird with very long legs and neck.
Plural form of sound made, usually by people in a crowd, to indicate disapproval.
The performance was met with boos and hisses.
Today, I told my mom I was excited my boobs were getting bigger.
The bomb had been set with a four-hour fuse.
The play was a bomb.
When used with “the”, absolutely wonderful
The play was the bomb.
Given a start or life
She was born into a wealthy family.
A person who has authority
His boss gave him a reprimand for being late.
Color. Related to what the sky looks like.
They have dressed alike in blue jersey and knickers.
Color. Often used to describe African American people and things associated with them, like their culture.
I like the contrast of the white trousers with a black jacket.
A young male
The little boy sat in a gloomy corner.
To boil, steep, or ferment
I’ll brew up a fresh pot of tea when they arrive.
I thought I’d try the local brew.
The birds that eat bugs can see them from far away.
Problems with computer systems, software, etc.
The command module had shown several bugs in its components and a maddening fault with the communications systems.
To totally cover
He’d had to bury his pain over the years.
An alternative for rear end
If I go out on that ice, I will fall on my butt.
Teeming with activity
I’m afraid I’m busy tonight.
Purchase, give money in exchange for goods
I usually buy all my vegetables at the market.
Body area from the lower spine to the neck. Often used to denote responsibility.
Movement can be painful when you’ve hurt your back.
To have someone leave you alone about something, you say, “Get off my back“.
To tell a person you are loyal to them, you say, “I’ve got your back“.
Marker showing membership
He was wearing a badge with his name on it.
Loose, often flowing
He was wearing a stripy shirt and baggy blue trousers.
The location where edibles are cooked in ovens.
The smell of fresh bread from a bakery made him hungry but he did not stop.
Spheres used primarily in sports
She could not stop those balls from rolling round.
The sound made by a dog
The dog gave a loud bark.
Outside of a tree
The bark of plane trees peels off regularly.
Related to the starting point or essence
He knew the basic rules of the game
She was chosen for the job on the basis of her qualifications and ideas.
Plural, edible seeds often eaten with their pods as vegetables
The beans will only germinate if the temperature is warm enough.
The approaching car’s headlights were on full beam.
The sound a drum makes in music
They danced to the rhythmic beat of the music.
What happens when one team triumphs over another.
The Lakers beat the Pistons.
The front part of the body near the waist
He’s so fat, his belly hangs over his trousers.
If everyone is ready, I’ll begin.
Color, white with a hint of brown.
It was a white man in middle age, dressed in a light beige suit.
An instrument that makes a ringing sound
The bell is massive, weighing over 40 tons.
In a lower place
He dived below the surface of the water.
Very attractive to look at
It’s a very beautiful place in the summertime.
The moment when life begins
The baby weighed three kilos at birth.
Say another person did something wrong
Don’t blame me – it’s not my fault.
Have blood flow
And after about three days, I was in terrible pain and started to bleed a lot.
Blend a little milk with the custard powder to form a paste.
Unable to see
I must have been blind not to realize the danger we were in.
To close eyes for a very short time
When I told her how much it would cost, she didn’t even blink.
Article of clothing used to hold up pants
She wore a wide belt around her waist.
Drink, usually alcoholic
Think I’ll have a belt.
To cause, either by carrying, dragging, or some other means to come with you.
Please bring me a pot of coffee.
Written words, either on pages between covers or online, usually with a beginning, middle and end.
We searched for hours, but couldn’t find the book.
They sat in a corner booth, away from other diners.
Overly authoritative, controlling
She’s terribly bossy and nobody likes her much.
Dish with raised sides
A bowl of hot chicken soup will be good for you.
Temporary container, often cardboard
She removed every single thing from the box.
A person whose job is striking at an opponent with fists
The boxer turned aside the sudden blow with his left arm.
I had to brake suddenly, and the car behind me ran into me.
Split in more than one piece.
I want to break up with you.
You can’t brand all football supporters as hooligans.
He gave his name to a well-known brand of frozen food.
The organ that controls the body
The brain is a part of the nervous system of the human body.
She wore a brace to correct her gappy teeth.
A rectangular piece of building or paving material
The house has a wooden frame faced with brick.
Getting something done even though circumstances are disheartening
He was not brave enough to report the loss of the documents.
Make a gust of wind
If you blow that balloon up any more it will burst.
Woman on her wedding day
The bride and bridegroom received their guests in the great hall.
Baked side dish made of grains
She was sawing the bread with a blunt knife.
He earns his daily bread as a tourist guide.
Saunder’s lawyer made a brief statement to the press outside the court.
I can’t sweep without a broom.
Color, the color of dirt
He’s got brown eyes and a cheerful smile.
I have received a letter from my brother.
Add wine, chicken broth, and 2 cups of water.
To make something by putting more than one thing together
There are no plans to build new offices.
Round structure. Can be a light bulb or plant bulb.
I’m not very practical – I can’t even change a light bulb.
I received a bunch of flowers yesterday.
I will bunch these together
I’m afraid I’ve burnt the pizza.
A unit of data storage capacity or information on a computer
A graphic character is fixed length 2 bytes per character.
Long yellow fruit related to the plantain
I watched her take a banana from a paper bag, peel it, and offer it to Frank.
Hardly any at all
The water was barely dribbling out of the tap.
Hair grew on a man’s face
His chin was completely covered by his beard.
The white fur of the polar bear is a natural camouflage.
Don’t walk on the cold floor with bare feet.
This job is so boring. I wish I could do something more creative.
Characterized by a lack of interest
I’m bored: let’s go to the cinema.
The teacher pegged a notice to a notice board.
In seafood, a freshwater fish
Largemouth bass, yellow bass, channel catfish, and rainbow trout accounted for about 5 percent of the total.
In music, the low notes
Do you sing bass or baritone?
A woven container
I have picked out the bad tomatoes from the basket.
A container of water specifically for sitting in and cleansing the body
After a week of camping, I really needed a bath.
The air that comes into or goes from the body
Take a deep breath, and you will feel relaxed.
The act of inhaling or exhaling air
I can’t breathe in this room.
To experience change
The colors become mellow as the sun went down.
Adverb or adjective:
At an earlier date or time
I saw Simon shortly before his departure for Russia.
To consider to be the fact
You shouldn’t believe everything you read.
He is sitting beside her on the sofa.
Request for money from a debtor
He beckoned to the waiter to bring the bill.
I tend to binge on chocolate when I’m watching TV.
Money given for favors
She had been offered a $50 000 bribe to drop the charges.
Structure over water
There’s a wooden bridge over the river.
Reflecting a high level of light
The sunlight was very bright.
Can you glue the broken vase together?
Guide set for money spent
Cutting the budget was an impressive accomplishment.
Container for carrying liquids
Armed with a bucket and a mop, I started washing the floor.
Large, to an unusual extent
Plum growers say they are expecting a bumper harvest this year.
Subdivision of a department
The travel bureau is not so far from here.
Short for hamburger
Would you like a large or small cola with your burger?
Spread made from cream
Do you want butter or margarine on your toast?
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Words That Start With B in English