afloat - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate afloat

afloat is hyphenated as a-float

How to pronounce afloat

afloat is pronounced ə´flōʊt

Number of syllables in afloat

The number of syllables in afloat is 2

What part of speech in afloat?

afloat is an adverb

How common in the word afloat?

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

What sentiment does afloat convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to afloat

float

Common Verb Collocations of afloat

be, bury, can, concern, do, fall, find, get, go, have, help, keep, leave, lie, load, manage, must, push, put, reach, remain, respect, see, seem, set, stay, struggle, swim, try, will

Common Adverb Collocations of afloat

again, aground, all, almost, already, always, as, ashore, enough, even, ever, fairly, far, just, long, much, nearly, never, not, now, once, only, so, soon, still, then, very, well, when, safely

Common Conjunction Collocations of afloat

and, but, neither, or

Lists containing afloat

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Synonyms of 'adrift'
Synonyms of 'afoot'
Synonyms of 'aloft'
Synonyms of 'amorphous'
Synonyms of 'awash'
Synonyms of 'buoyant'
Synonyms of 'capricious'
Synonyms of 'changeable'
Synonyms of 'circumstantial'
Synonyms of 'clear'
Synonyms of 'desultory'
Synonyms of 'dizzy'
Synonyms of 'doing'
Synonyms of 'eccentric'
Synonyms of 'erratic'
Synonyms of 'fickle'
Synonyms of 'fitful'
Synonyms of 'flighty'
Synonyms of 'flitting'
Synonyms of 'floating'
Synonyms of 'flooded'
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