anchor - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate anchor

anchor is hyphenated as an-chor

How to pronounce anchor

anchor is pronounced ´ăŋkər

Number of syllables in anchor

The number of syllables in anchor is 2

What part of speech in anchor?

anchor can be a noun or a verb participle

How common in the word anchor?

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

What sentiment does anchor convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'anchor'

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Common collocations before 'anchor'

back, drop, first, five, just, like, listen, news, place, pull, sea, still, water, weigh, will

Words with similar spelling to anchor

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List of anagrams of anchor

archon, Charon, rancho, Achorn, Narcho

Common Verb Collocations of anchor

act, be, bring, can, cast, come, drop, get, go, have, heave, hold, let, lie, make, oblige, provide, pull, remain, ride, sail, see, serf, serve, set, shall, stand, wait, weigh, use

Common Adverb Collocations of anchor

again, already, also, as, away, close, down, ever, far, fast, forward, here, just, never, not, once, only, slowly, so, soon, there, twice, up, well, when, where, As, peacefully, quietly, safely

Common Conjunction Collocations of anchor

and, but, nor, or

Lists containing anchor

Synonyms of 'affix'
Synonyms of 'anchorage'
Synonyms of 'annex'
Synonyms of 'announcer'
Synonyms of 'attach'
Synonyms of 'base'
Synonyms of 'batten'
Synonyms of 'belay'
Synonyms of 'berth'
Synonyms of 'billet'
Synonyms of 'bind'
Synonyms of 'bivouac'
Synonyms of 'Anchorage'
Synonyms of 'bridle'
Synonyms of 'burrow'
Synonyms of 'button'
Synonyms of 'Camp'
Synonyms of 'catch'
Synonyms of 'cement'
Synonyms of 'chain'
Synonyms of 'cinch'
Synonyms of 'clamp'
Synonyms of 'clinch'
Synonyms of 'colonize'
Synonyms of 'connect'
Synonyms of 'cramp'
Synonyms of 'disembark'
Synonyms of 'dock'
Synonyms of 'domesticate'
Synonyms of 'ensconce'
Synonyms of 'fasten'
Synonyms of 'fastener'
Synonyms of 'fetter'
Synonyms of 'fix'
List of anagrams of Charon
List of anagrams of archon
List of anagrams of rancho
Common Verb Collocations of awash
Common Noun Collocations of bay
Common Noun Collocations of bolts
Common Verb Collocations of bay
Common Verb Collocations of braced
Common Verb Collocations of buoy
Common Adjective Collocations of barges
Common Noun Collocations of cast
Common Noun Collocations of chains
Common Noun Collocations of cable
Common Noun Collocations of cables
Common Noun Collocations of dropped
Common Conjunction Collocations of dry
Common Noun Collocations of erratically
Common Noun Collocations of fleet
Common Noun Collocations of forge
Common Noun Collocations of fished
Common Noun Collocations of fluke
Common Noun Collocations of fouled
Common Noun Collocations of furled
Common Verb Collocations of fleet
Common Verb Collocations of frigate
Common Verb Collocations of fleets
Common Verb Collocations of flagship
Common Verb Collocations of flotilla
Common Noun Collocations of gale
Common Noun Collocations of grappling
Common Noun Collocations of galleon
Common Noun Collocations of grapnel
Common Verb Collocations of galleys
Common Verb Collocations of girders
Common Noun Collocations of heaving
Common Noun Collocations of heave
Common Noun Collocations of heaps
Common Noun Collocations of hulk
Common Noun Collocations of hoist
Common Noun Collocations of hoisting
Common Noun Collocations of hove
Common Verb Collocations of harbor
Common Verb Collocations of harbour
Common Verb Collocations of isle
Common Verb Collocations of identifies
Common Verb Collocations of kinases
Common Noun Collocations of lying
Common Noun Collocations of lazily
Common Noun Collocations of lifeboat
Common Verb Collocations of leagues
Common Verb Collocations of lee
Common Verb Collocations of lagoon
Common Verb Collocations of loch
Common Conjunction Collocations of land
Common Noun Collocations of moored
Common Verb Collocations of moored
Common Verb Collocations of mooring
Common Noun Collocations of nines
Common Verb Collocations of neighborly
Common Noun Collocations of overboard
Common Noun Collocations of offing
Common Verb Collocations of offshore
Common Verb Collocations of offing
Common Noun Collocations of peacefully
Common Verb Collocations of quays
Common Noun Collocations of riding
Common Noun Collocations of rumbled
Common Noun Collocations of rides
Common Noun Collocations of rigging
Common Adjective Collocations of rocked
Common Noun Collocations of ships
Common Noun Collocations of sheet
Common Noun Collocations of sails
Common Verb Collocations of ships
Common Verb Collocations of stern
Common Verb Collocations of scales
Common Noun Collocations of unambiguous
Common Verb Collocations of unrelenting