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A Big List of Spring Words

Enjoy this collection of over 150 spring words.

There’s spring vocabulary words grouped alphabetically and by theme. There’s spring terms for:

Spring Words From A – Z

First, here is a list of springtime words in alphabetical order:

A

  • April (April showers)
  • arrival

B

  • balmy
  • baseball
  • bear cub
  • bees
  • bike
  • bird
  • birth
  • bloom
  • blossom
  • blue sky
  • boot
  • born
  • break (spring break)
  • breeze
  • breezy
  • brisk
  • buds
  • bugs
  • bulbs
  • bumblebee
  • bunny
  • butterfly
  • buzzing

C

  • calf
  • camping
  • cap
  • cardigan
  • caterpillar
  • cherry blossoms
  • chicks
  • chirp
  • chipmunk
  • cleaning (spring cleaning)
  • clouds
  • clover
  • crocus

D

  • daffodil
  • daisies
  • dandelions
  • Daylight Savings Time
  • dragonfly
  • drizzle
  • ducklings

E

  • Earth Day
  • eggs
  • equinox

F

  • fawn
  • flowers
  • fly
  • foal
  • forget-me-not
  • foxglove
  • frogs

G

  • garden (gardening)
  • germinate
  • golf
  • goose
  • gosling
  • grass
  • grasshopper
  • green
  • grow

H

  • hatch
  • hellebore
  • hyacinth

I

  • insects
  • iris
  • ivy

J

  • jacket

K

  • kid (baby goat)
  • kite
  • kitten

L

  • ladybug
  • lamb
  • leaf
  • life cycle
  • lilies of the valley
  • lungwort

M

  • March
  • May
  • melt
  • migrate
  • migration
  • mud

N

  • nature
  • nest
  • new

O

  • orchid
  • outside
  • owl

P

  • pasque
  • peony
  • picnic
  • piglets
  • plant
  • pollen
  • primrose
  • puddle
  • puppies
  • purple

Q

  • quack

R

  • rabbit
  • raccoons
  • rain
  • rain boots
  • rainbow
  • raincoat
  • raindrop
  • robin
  • running shoes

S

  • season
  • seeds
  • shovel
  • showers
  • snail
  • sneakers
  • snowdrop
  • soil
  • sparrow
  • splash
  • spring
  • spring break
  • spring cleaning
  • springtime
  • sprout
  • sun
  • sunny
  • sunshine
  • swan

T

  • tadpoles
  • thaw
  • tree
  • tulip

U

  • umbrella

V

  • vernal equinox

W

  • wallflower
  • warm
  • warmth
  • weather
  • weeds
  • wet
  • wheelbarrow
  • windy
  • worm

X

  • xanthopetal (flower with yellow petals)

Y

  • yard
  • yellow
  • young

Z

  • zinnia

Do you enjoy word puzzles? Kids and adults can test their skills with one of these fun printable spring word scrambles.

Spring Themed Word Lists

Below you’ll find word lists for these spring themes:

Spring Weather Words

Here is a list of spring weather words:

  • April showers
  • balmy
  • blue sky
  • breeze
  • brisk
  • clouds
  • daylight
  • drizzle
  • drops
  • melt
  • rain
  • rainbow
  • showers
  • sun
  • sunshine
  • thaw
  • umbrella
  • warm
  • warmth
  • windy

For more weather vocabulary, you can download a free printable pdf of weather terms for kids.

Spring words. Images and words for these springtime terms: bee, butterfly, bunny, chicks, frog, flowers, gardening, kite, nest, rain, tulips and worm.

Spring Clothing Words

What clothes are commonly worn in the spring? Here is a list of spring clothing vocabulary:

  • cap
  • cardigan
  • dress
  • hoodies
  • jacket
  • pants
  • rain boots
  • raincoat
  • running shoes
  • sunglasses
  • sneakers
  • T-shirt
  • umbrella
  • windbreaker

Time Words of Spring

Here is a list of time words associated with spring:

Spring Activity Words

Spring is a time for jumping in puddles and flying a kite. Here are some words of activities common in the spring season:

Spring Flowers & Nature Words

There’s nature words like:

  • blossom
  • buds
  • bulbs
  • clover
  • flowers
  • grass
  • green
  • grow
  • leaf
  • nature
  • seeds
  • sprout
  • tree

And here are some flowers common in spring:

  • crocus
  • daffodil
  • daisy
  • dandelion
  • forget-me-not
  • foxglove
  • hellebore
  • hyacinth
  • iris
  • lily of the valley
  • lungwort
  • pasque
  • peony
  • primrose
  • snowdrop
  • tulip
  • wallflower

Spring Animal Words

Spring is the season of new beginnings and births. Here are the names of some animals and animal vocabulary we associate with spring:

  • bear cub
  • bees
  • birds
  • bugs
  • bumblebee
  • bunny
  • butterfly
  • calf
  • caterpillar
  • chicks
  • chirping
  • chipmunk
  • dragonfly
  • ducklings
  • farm
  • fawn
  • foal
  • foxes
  • frog
  • geese
  • grasshopper
  • hatch
  • insect
  • kitten
  • ladybug
  • lamb
  • life cycle
  • nest
  • owls
  • piglets
  • puppies
  • rabbit
  • raccoons
  • robin
  • snail
  • sparrow
  • swan
  • tadpole
  • worm

Enjoy a fun printable spring puzzle for ages 9 and up that uses many of these spring animal words.

Spring Rhyming Words

Trying to write a poem? Here’s some spring rhyming words to get you started:

  • showers and flowers
  • bees and trees
  • ivy, bee, bunny, daisy, windy and puppy
  • bud and mud
  • butterfly, dragonfly and sky
  • rainbow and sparrow
  • bike and hike

If you think of anymore, please share in the comments below.

Spring Words for Kindergarten

Here is a list of easy words for kindergarten:

  • bee
  • bird
  • boot
  • egg
  • fly
  • frog
  • leaf
  • nest
  • rain
  • worm

To practice some of these words, you can download a fun printable spring word search for kindergarten.

Here are some spring cvc words perfect for preschool or kindergarten children:

  • bud
  • bug
  • mud
  • sun
  • wet

Spring Spelling Words

Here is a list of spring themed spelling words that are learned in each elementary grade:

Grade 1 Spring Spelling Words

In grade 1, students will learn to spell these spring words during the year:

  • bud
  • mud
  • seed
  • May
  • spring

Grade 2 Spring Spelling Words

The 2nd grade spelling words that are spring related are:

  • birth
  • born
  • baby
  • seeds
  • tree
  • worm
  • March
  • bug
  • sunshine
  • rain
  • birds
  • nest
  • eggs
  • colt
  • frog
  • snail
  • duck
  • cows
  • sheep
  • goat

Grade 3 Spring Spelling Words

Here are the spring themed 3rd grade spelling words:

  • lamb
  • kitten
  • rabbit
  • puppy
  • baseball
  • garden
  • plant
  • soil
  • grow
  • flower
  • sunny
  • warm
  • kite

Grade 4 Spring Spelling Words

The 4th grade spring spelling words are:

  • calf
  • calves
  • bees
  • butterfly
  • daisy
  • flowers
  • insects

Grade 5 Spring Spelling Words

There are only a few spring words in the 5th grade spelling words:

  • March
  • April
  • May

Can you think of anymore spring words? Share them in the comments.

150+ spring words A-Z.

Thursday 11th of April 2024

yay

Monday 17th of April 2023

snail 🐌

Aleena

Tuesday 19th of March 2024

What about puddles

Monday 17th of April 2023

helpful

Anonymous

Wednesday 25th of May 2022

This is a good vocab

kayla

Thursday 12th of May 2022

why not rainy

Tuesday 18th of April 2023

@kayla, it does not rain durig spring

Anonymous

Wednesday 25th of May 2022

@kayla, Hey I agree :)