ate - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate ate

ate is hyphenated as ate

How to pronounce ate

ate is pronounced āɪt

Number of syllables in ate

The number of syllables in ate is 1

What part of speech in ate?

ate is a verb participle

How common in the word ate?

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

What sentiment does ate convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'ate'

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Common collocations before 'ate'

after, already, back, down, even, how, just, like, never, only, people, sat, time, two, way

Common collocations of 'ate'

after, already, back, before, did, down, even, fire, how, just, kill, like, little, lived, men, most, never, off, once, only, people, put, sat, small, though, time, took, two, way, went

List of anagrams of ate

eat, eta, Eta, tae, tea

Common Verb Collocations of ate

be, believe, can, come, cook, die, do, drink, eat, fall, forbid, get, give, go, have, kill, laugh, leave, lie, live, make, remember, satisfy, say, sit, sleep, talk, tell, think, work

Common Adjective Collocations of ate

big, cold, common, cook, early, few, first, good, great, hearty, hot, human, large, last, light, little, long, many, much, old, other, own, quick, raw, same, simple, small, sure, well, whole

Common Adverb Collocations of ate

again, almost, alone, also, always, as, away, down, even, ever, fast, heartily, how, just, much, never, not, once, only, slowly, so, soon, then, there, together, too, very, well, when, sparingly

Common Conjunction Collocations of ate

and, but, either, methinks, neither, nor, or