afraid - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate afraid

afraid is hyphenated as a-fraid

How to pronounce afraid

afraid is pronounced ə´fr āɪd

Number of syllables in afraid

The number of syllables in afraid is 2

What part of speech in afraid?

afraid is an adjective

How common in the word afraid?

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

What sentiment does afraid convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'afraid'

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Common collocations before 'afraid'

being, did, even, know, like, look, never, now, people, still, think, time, very, want, will

Words with similar spelling to afraid

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Common Verb Collocations of afraid

ask, be, can, come, die, do, get, go, have, leave, let, look, lose, make, might, must, need, say, see, shall, should, speak, take, tell, think, will, use, 'll, 're, 's

Common Adjective Collocations of afraid

angry, anxious, ashamed, bad, big, cold, dark, evil, half, hard, impossible, little, lonely, long, many, much, new, old, only, other, own, right, sore, such, timid, true, unwilling, wrong, young, Most

Common Adverb Collocations of afraid

again, almost, alone, also, always, as, away, back, even, ever, how, however, just, long, maybe, much, never, not, now, only, quite, rather, so, sometime, still, terribly, there, too, very, when

Common Conjunction Collocations of afraid

and, both, but, either, neither, nor, or, yet, Nor, So

Lists containing afraid

Spache Words
Dale Chall Words
Synonyms of 'aghast'
Synonyms of 'apprehensive'
Synonyms of 'averse'
Synonyms of 'backward'
Synonyms of 'chicken'
Synonyms of 'cowardly'
Synonyms of 'disinclined'
Synonyms of 'faint'
Synonyms of 'fainthearted'
Synonyms of 'fearful'
Synonyms of 'feeble'
Common Adjective Collocations of am
Common Adjective Collocations of anything
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Common Adjective Collocations of alone
Common Adjective Collocations of angry
Common Adjective Collocations of anymore
Common Adjective Collocations of admit
Common Adjective Collocations of anybody
Common Adjective Collocations of ashamed
Common Adjective Collocations of awfully
Common Adjective Collocations of admitting
Common Adjective Collocations of awed
Common Adjective Collocations of bit
Common Adjective Collocations of breathe
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Common Adjective Collocations of ceased
Common Adjective Collocations of confess
Common Adjective Collocations of confront
Common Adjective Collocations of coward
Common Adjective Collocations of confusing
Common Adjective Collocations of die
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Common Adjective Collocations of desperately
Common Adjective Collocations of devil
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Common Adjective Collocations of distressed
Common Adjective Collocations of disagree
Common Adjective Collocations of dismayed
Common Adjective Collocations of discouraged
Common Adjective Collocations of deathly
Common Adjective Collocations of disappoint
Common Adjective Collocations of dubiously
Common Adjective Collocations of dreadfully
Common Adjective Collocations of disobey
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Common Adjective Collocations of eat
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