Appendix:Kangaroo words

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This appendix contains kangaroo words in English. The full words are listed below. The 'joey words' are in bold italics or (in the case of a second joey for twin kangaroo words) green text. This appendix also includes non-trivial anti-kangaroo words. Trivial examples such as "appropriate" and "inappropriate", or "like" and "dislike", are not included.

a[edit]

  • aberrant
  • abnormality
  • abide
  • acclimatize
  • accustomed
  • acrid
  • action
  • admonish
  • adroitness
  • affect
  • aggravated
  • allocate
  • alone
  • alternative
  • amicable
  • amicability
  • applauded
  • apposite
  • appropriate
  • arch
  • arena
  • arouse
  • artifice
  • artistry
  • asseverate
  • astound
  • avocation

b[edit]

  • balderdash
  • balsam
  • banish
  • barren
  • barricade; barricaded
  • barrier
  • barristers
  • because
  • befall
  • befuddled
  • before
  • belated
  • blatherskite
  • blossom
  • blotch
  • bombard
  • brackets
  • breathe
  • burst

c[edit]

  • calumnies
  • canister
  • capable , capability
  • capsule
  • cartoon
  • casket
  • catacomb
  • cavern
  • charge
  • charisma
  • chicken
  • chocolate
  • cleanse
  • cleanser
  • cloistered
  • closemouthed
  • clue
  • clump
  • community (county, city)
  • concatenate
  • concede
  • concession
  • confederated
  • consummated
  • container (can, tin)
  • contaminate
  • contradictory
  • cooled
  • cozen
  • curtail

d[edit]

  • damsel
  • daub
  • dazzle
  • debar
  • deceased
  • deception
  • decoration
  • deliberated
  • demeaning
  • departed
  • department
  • depository
  • desiderate
  • despiteful
  • destruction
  • deteriorate (rot, die)
  • devilish
  • dice
  • dillydally
  • diminutive (minute, mini)
  • disappointed
  • disseminated
  • dissever
  • drunkard

e[edit]

  • effeminate
  • egotist
  • electrical
  • encourage
  • enjoyment
  • entwined
  • equilateral
  • equitable
  • eradicated
  • evacuate
  • exhausted
  • exists
  • exposition
  • expurgate
  • extraneous

f[edit]

  • fabrication
  • facade
  • factual
  • falsified
  • falsities
  • feast
  • feasted
  • felicitous
  • fraction
  • frangible (grand kangaroo word) -> frangible, fragile, frail

g[edit]

  • grandiose
  • granulated
  • gigantic

h[edit]

  • history
  • honorable
  • hostelry
  • hurries

i[edit]

  • illuminated
  • imaginary
  • impair
  • impassive
  • impertinent
  • incapability
  • incriminate
  • indolent
  • inflammable
  • infuriated
  • inhabitable
  • inheritable
  • inheritor
  • insignia
  • investigate
  • instructor
  • interfuse
  • intoxicate
  • invaluable
  • irateness
  • irradiate
  • irregardless
  • iritated
  • islet
  • isolated

j[edit]

  • joined
  • jollity
  • joviality

l[edit]

  • latest
  • lighted

m[edit]

  • market
  • masculine
  • matches
  • midsection
  • misinterpreted
  • moisture
  • municipality
  • myself

n[edit]

  • neurotic
  • nodule
  • nourished

o[edit]

  • obligated
  • obnoxious
  • observe
  • omnibus
  • ornamented
  • outspokenly

p[edit]

  • pantaloons
  • pellucid
  • perambulate (ramble, amble)
  • perimeter
  • plagiarist
  • platter
  • playfellow
  • plush
  • pinioned
  • postured
  • practicable
  • practioner
  • prattle
  • precipitation
  • prematurely
  • proffer
  • promenade
  • proportionate
  • prosecute

q[edit]

  • quiescent
  • quintuplet

r[edit]

  • rambunctious
  • rampage
  • ransack
  • rapscallion
  • ravaging
  • recline
  • reoccurrence
  • regulated
  • remorsefulness
  • respite
  • reticule
  • retrogress
  • revolution
  • rotund
  • routine, routine

s[edit]

  • salvage
  • satiate
  • satisfied
  • scallywag
  • scion
  • scoundrel
  • scrub
  • sculpt
  • separate
  • sextuplet
  • shadowy
  • signal
  • slithered
  • smidgen
  • splinter
  • splotch
  • splutter
  • squash
  • stealthy
  • stocking
  • strives
  • stumble
  • substandard
  • supervisor
  • supremacist
  • surfeited

t[edit]

  • tracked
  • transgression
  • truthfully
  • trustworthy

u[edit]

  • umpteenth
  • unanimity
  • underneath
  • unsightly
  • utilising

v[edit]

  • variegated
  • veracity

w[edit]

  • weakening
  • wealth

y[edit]

  • yearning

anti-kangaroo words[edit]

  • animosity
  • bearded
  • communicative
  • courteous
  • covert
  • effective
  • exacerbate
  • fabrication
  • feasted
  • female
  • friend
  • negligently
  • pest
  • prudent
  • prurient
  • resigned
  • revolution
  • she
  • there
  • thoroughly
  • unruffianly
  • wonderful
  • wreckless