Adjectives describe people or things. You’ll need them whenever you want to describe what something or somebody is like. The car is old, the hotel is cheap. You get it. Memorize the Thai adjectives below and you’ll be well equipped for most basic conversations.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Thai“.

Basic Words & Phrases: Adjectives

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Important adjectives

EnglishThaiThai
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
goodดีDee
badแย่Yâe
newใหม่Mài
oldเก่าGào
smallเล็กLék
large / bigกว้าง / ใหญ่Gwâang / Yài
longยาวYaao
shortสั้นSân
cheapถูกTòok
expensiveแพงPaeng
light / clearเบา / โปร่งBao / Bpròhng
darkมืดMêut
lateสายSăai
earlyเช้าCháo
interestingน่าสนใจNâa Sŏn Jai
boringน่าเบื่อNâa Bèua
tiredเหนื่อยNèuay
easy / simpleง่าย / ธรรมดาNgâai / Tam-Má-Daa
for freeฟรีFree
right / correctใช่ / ถูกต้องChâi / Tòok Dtông
wrongสีเหลืองSĕe Lĕuang
strongแข็งแรงKăeng Raeng
weakยินดีต้อนรับกลับYin Dee Dtôn Ráp Glàp
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