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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
  • 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
  • chicks
  • chirp
  • chipmunk
  • 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

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:

  • 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 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

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

150+ spring words A-Z.

Anonymous

Wednesday 25th of May 2022

This is a good vocab

kayla

Thursday 12th of May 2022

why not rainy

Anonymous

Wednesday 25th of May 2022

@kayla, Hey I agree :)