afoot - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate afoot

afoot is hyphenated as a-foot

How to pronounce afoot

afoot is pronounced ə´fʊt

Number of syllables in afoot

The number of syllables in afoot is 2

What part of speech in afoot?

afoot is an adverb

How common in the word afoot?

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

What sentiment does afoot convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'afoot'

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Common collocations before 'afoot'

better, game, knew, know, long, matter, most, other, people, something, still, thing, travel, very, well

Words with similar spelling to afoot

foot

Common Verb Collocations of afoot

be, can, come, do, follow, get, go, have, hear, keep, know, make, may, mount, must, range, realize, run, say, see, seem, sense, set, should, take, tramp, travel, try, will, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of afoot

and, but, or