blackmail - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate blackmail

blackmail is hyphenated as black-mail

How to pronounce blackmail

blackmail is pronounced ´blăk´māɪl

Number of syllables in blackmail

The number of syllables in blackmail is 2

What part of speech in blackmail?

blackmail can be a transitive verb or a noun

How common in the word blackmail?

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

What sentiment does blackmail convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'blackmail'

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Common collocations before 'blackmail'

anything, call, emotional, friend, get, going, how, like, never, secret, simply, thing, trying, will, without

Words with similar spelling to blackmail

blacktail

Common Verb Collocations of blackmail

attempt, be, begin, call, can, challenge, describe, do, give, go, have, know, levy, mean, might, pay, say, sound, submit, talk, think, threaten, try, want, will, yield, use, Is, 're, 's

Common Adverb Collocations of blackmail

commonly, here, much, not, presumably, then

Common Conjunction Collocations of blackmail

and, but, or