besides - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate besides

besides is hyphenated as be-sides

How to pronounce besides

besides is pronounced bɪ´s äɪdz

Number of syllables in besides

The number of syllables in besides is 2

What part of speech in besides?

besides can be an adverb or a preposition

How common in the word besides?

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

What sentiment does besides convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'besides'

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Common collocations before 'besides'

any, anything, did, here, little, man, many, mean, much, nothing, only, other, something, thing, two

Common collocations of 'besides'

any, anything, being, did, get, good, here, knew, know, like, little, look, man, many, mean, men, much, need, nothing, only, other, see, something, thing, time, two, want, way, well, world

Words with similar spelling to besides

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Common Verb Collocations of besides

add, be, can, contain, desire, do, feel, find, get, give, have, include, know, make, may, mean, mention, might, must, pay, say, see, should, take, think, want, will, wound, write, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of besides

and, but, et, neither, or