backbone - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate backbone

backbone is hyphenated as back-bone

How to pronounce backbone

backbone is pronounced ´băk´bōʊn

Number of syllables in backbone

The number of syllables in backbone is 2

What part of speech in backbone?

backbone is a noun

How common in the word backbone?

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

What sentiment does backbone convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'backbone'

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Common collocations before 'backbone'

along, any, believe, bit, cut, did, down, form, lack, like, man, own, put, show, will

Common collocations of 'backbone'

along, any, barbecue, behind, believe, bit, cut, did, down, force, form, gave, lack, like, made, man, north, open, over, own, put, serving, show, small, through, town, will, without, word, year

Words with similar spelling to backbone

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Common Conjunction Collocations of backbone

and, but, or