against - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate against

against is hyphenated as a-gainst

How to pronounce against

against is pronounced ə´ɡɛns t

Number of syllables in against

The number of syllables in against is 2

What part of speech in against?

against is a preposition

How common in the word against?

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

What sentiment does against convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to against

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List of anagrams of against


Common Adverb Collocations of against

again, almost, alone, also, always, as, back, close, even, ever, forth, however, just, much, never, not, now, once, only, rather, so, then, too, up, very, well, when, where, strongly, tightly

Common Conjunction Collocations of against

and, aureus, beforehand, but, either, et, neither, nor, or, yet, So