Adjectives starting with P

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past
132.9
of a person who has held and relinquished a position or office
pretend
40.1
imagined as in a play
precious
25.9
obviously contrived to charm
physical
25.4
impelled by physical force especially against resistance
principal
19.7
most important element
parallel
5.2
being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting
preferred
5.1
preferred above all others and treated with partiality
pending
3.2
awaiting conclusion or confirmation
powerless
2.5
lacking power
patent
2.2
clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
polished
2.0
of grains especially rice having the husk or outer layers removed
penal
1.8
of an act or offense subject to punishment by law
problematic
1.6
making great mental demands; hard to comprehend or solve or believe
perverse
1.5
resistant to guidance or discipline
photographic
1.5
representing people or nature with the exactness and fidelity of a photograph
peaked
0.7
somewhat ill or prone to illness
padded
0.7
softened by the addition of cushions or padding
primordial
0.7
having existed from the beginning; in an earliest or original stage or state
priestly
0.5
befitting or characteristic of a priest or the priesthood
premarital
0.4
relating to events before a marriage
prevalent
0.4
most frequent or common
professed
0.3
openly declared as such
peppy
0.3
marked by lively action
perennial
0.3
recurring again and again
palatine
0.2
relating to or lying near the palate