Infographic: 128 Words to Use in Place of the Word Very

Very is a very useful word, but authors very often overuse the adverb to the point that it has very little impact.

The following very useful infographic help you build a very large vocabulary  by very quickly giving you new options for replacing the word very, as well as the word it is adverbing.

Infographic: 128 Words to Use in Place of the Word Very Infographic

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Nate Hoffelder is the founder and editor of The Digital Reader. He has been blogging about indie authors since 2010 while learning new tech skills weekly. He fixes author sites, and shares what he learns on The Digital Reader's blog. In his spare time, he fosters dogs for A Forever Home, a local rescue group.


  1. Kevin29 June, 2016

    Hmm, some nuances seem to get lost. I remember a friend describing her first meeting with her mother in law as “very interesting”. I don’t think she found her “captivating.”

  2. Rosalie Rollins30 December, 2016

    I’m a 5th grade teacher in a title 1 school. This list of “128 Words to Use Instead Of Very” is awesome.

    1. Nate Hoffelder30 December, 2016

      It is very useful, yes. *chortle*


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