absently - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate absently

absently is hyphenated as ab-sent-ly

How to pronounce absently

absently is pronounced ´ăbs əntlēː

Number of syllables in absently

The number of syllables in absently is 3

What part of speech in absently?

absently is an adverb

How common in the word absently?

absently is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does absently convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'absently'

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Common collocations before 'absently'

agreed, almost, ask, down, eye, finger, hand, look, might, mutter, off, over, star, thought, watch

Words with similar spelling to absently

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Common Verb Collocations of absently

add, answer, ask, be, correct, draw, fix, gaze, listen, look, murmur, mutter, nod, pat, ponder, remark, repeat, reply, rest, rub, say, seat, sit, smile, speak, stare, stroke, thank, think, wander

Common Conjunction Collocations of absently

and, but, or