afire - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate afire

afire is hyphenated as a-fire

How to pronounce afire

afire is pronounced ə´fäɪər

Number of syllables in afire

The number of syllables in afire is 2

What part of speech in afire?

afire is an adverb

How common in the word afire?

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

What sentiment does afire convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to afire

afore, fire

List of anagrams of afire

feria, Freia

Common Verb Collocations of afire

abandon, be, burn, can, catch, come, destroy, drench, float, get, go, have, hit, leave, range, rate, retreat, run, say, see, seem, set, skid, spread, stand, think, try, want, Is, 's

Common Adjective Collocations of afire

blind, British, common, crimson, day, deep, incendiary, little, long, many, moral, own, secret, whole, Old

Common Adverb Collocations of afire

already, also, as, beyond, completely, directly, either, ever, finally, just, long, nearly, never, not, now, slowly, so, straightway, then, too, when

Common Conjunction Collocations of afire

and, but, or