bluff - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate bluff

bluff is hyphenated as bluff

How to pronounce bluff

bluff is pronounced bləf

Number of syllables in bluff

The number of syllables in bluff is 1

What part of speech in bluff?

bluff can be a noun or an adjective or a verb participle

How common in the word bluff?

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

What sentiment does bluff convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'bluff'

above, below, did, down, edge, face, hand, just, overlook, river, saw, still, through, time, way

Common collocations before 'bluff'

along, away, call, did, down, edge, good, high, just, knew, look, over, think, toward, walk

Words with similar spelling to bluff

buff, fluff, luff, sluff

Synonyms of 'bluff'

beastly, catch, facade, face, fresh, friendly, front, play, seeming, severe, show, side, smart, semblance, scheme, scarp, scar, saucy, sassy, ruse, rude, rounded, round, rough, rollick, roister, rodomontade, ringer, representation, raver, rave, rapid, rant, rage, quacksalver, quack, puffery, promontory, profess, pretext, pretension, pretense, pretender, pretend, precipitous, precipice, posture, poseur, poser, pose, pointless, ploy, playacting, plain-spoken, plain, pigeon, phony, PERT, pass, Palisades, palisade, overreach, outwit, outspoken, outsmart, outreach, outmaneuver, ostentation, open, obtuse, nervy, naive, mountebank, mock, mislead, masquerade, malapert, make believe, let down, laconic, Kid, juggle, joker, joke, intimidate, innocent, ingenuous, impudent, imposture, impostor, impertinent, humbuggery, humbug, hot air, hoodwink, honest, hocus-pocus, hoax, Herod, Hector, hearty, heart-to-heart, headlong, Headland, harsh, gull, guileless, gruff, gratuitous, googly, good-natured, gloss, gimmick, gilt, get around, genuine, gasconade, gammon, gambit, fuss, free-spoken, free, fraud, frank, fourflusher, four-flush, forthright, forestall, fool, fluster, flurry, flippant, flip, fetch, feint, feign, fanfaronade, fanfaron, falsity, false front, fakery, faker, fake, explicit, escarpment, dupe, dullish, dull, downright, double-cross, dodge, dissimulation, dissimulate, dissemble, dissemblance, disrespectful, disguise, direct, diddle, device, design, derisive, delusion, delude, deception, deceive, curve, Curt, crusty, crude, crag, cozen, counterfeit, contemptuous, conjure, confiding, coloring, color, cocky, cliff, cheeky, charlatan, cavalier, candid, cajole, bustle, bullyboy, bully, bullshit, bucko, brusque, broad, brief, breakneck, bravo, bravado, brash, braggart, brag, bounce, bombast, bold, boastfulness, bluster, blunt, blind, blatherskite, betray, beguile, bearish, barefaced, bamboozle, assume, artless, artifice, approachable, appearance, aggressive, affectation, affect, affable, acting, act, abrupt, window dressing, wile, wall, vertical, varnish, vapor, unwary, unsuspicious, unsophisticated, unsharp, unrestrained, unreserved, unpointed, unguarded, unequivocal, unconstrained, unchecked, uncalled-for, two-time, trusting, trustful, truculent, trick, transparent, terse, tart, tactless, swashbuckler, swagger, surly, subterfuge, string along, stratagem, straightforward, straight-out, straight, Storm, steep, sputter, splutter, Snow, snippy, snippety, sleight, slang, single-minded, single-hearted, sincere, simulation, simulate, simulacrum, simple, Short, shift, sheer, sharp, shammer, sham, circumvent, churlish, chouse, childlike, chicanery

Common Verb Collocations of bluff

be, build, call, can, command, decide, do, have, know, let, locate, look, might, overhang, overlook, perch, rise, run, say, see, sit, situate, stand, think, try, walk, watch, will, work, 's

Common Adverb Collocations of bluff

also, as, back, down, easily, east, exactly, far, halfway, here, how, just, largely, mostly, much, north, not, now, only, pretty, rather, so, south, then, there, up, well, when, where, yet

Common Conjunction Collocations of bluff

and, but, or

Lists containing bluff

Synonyms of 'affect'
Synonyms of 'affectation'
Synonyms of 'aggressive'
Synonyms of 'artifice'
Synonyms of 'artless'
Synonyms of 'bamboozle'
Synonyms of 'bearish'
Synonyms of 'beastly'
Synonyms of 'blind'
Synonyms of 'blunt'
Synonyms of 'bluster'
Synonyms of 'bold'
Synonyms of 'bounce'
Synonyms of 'brag'
Synonyms of 'braggart'
Synonyms of 'brash'
Synonyms of 'bravado'
Synonyms of 'breakneck'
Synonyms of 'Bridge'
Synonyms of 'broad'
Synonyms of 'brusque'
Synonyms of 'catch'
Synonyms of 'cavalier'
Synonyms of 'circumvent'
Synonyms of 'conjure'
Synonyms of 'counterfeit'
Synonyms of 'crag'
Synonyms of 'delude'
Synonyms of 'delusion'
Synonyms of 'device'
Synonyms of 'diddle'
Synonyms of 'explicit'
Synonyms of 'facade'
Synonyms of 'face'
Synonyms of 'fake'
Synonyms of 'fakery'
Synonyms of 'falsity'
Synonyms of 'feign'
Synonyms of 'feint'
Synonyms of 'fetch'
Synonyms of 'finesse'
Common Adjective Collocations of reef
Common Noun Collocations of protruding
Common Noun Collocations of overlooking
Common Noun Collocations of hearty
Synonyms of 'forthright'
Synonyms of 'forestall'
Synonyms of 'fool'
Synonyms of 'fluster'
Synonyms of 'flurry'
Synonyms of 'flippant'
Synonyms of 'flip'
Synonyms of 'fanfaronade'
Synonyms of 'escarpment'
Synonyms of 'dupe'
Synonyms of 'dull'
Synonyms of 'downright'
Synonyms of 'double cross'
Synonyms of 'dodge'
Synonyms of 'dissemblance'
Synonyms of 'disrespectful'
Synonyms of 'disguise'
Synonyms of 'direct'
Synonyms of 'design'
Synonyms of 'derisive'
Synonyms of 'deception'
Synonyms of 'deceive'
Synonyms of 'crusty'
Synonyms of 'contemptuous'
Synonyms of 'confiding'
Synonyms of 'coloring'
Synonyms of 'color'
Synonyms of 'cocky'
Synonyms of 'churlish'
Synonyms of 'childlike'
Synonyms of 'chicanery'
Synonyms of 'cheeky'
Synonyms of 'charlatan'
Synonyms of 'candid'
Synonyms of 'cajole'
Synonyms of 'bustle'
Synonyms of 'bully'
Synonyms of 'blackjack'
Synonyms of 'bitch'
Synonyms of 'betray'
Synonyms of 'beguile'
Synonyms of 'assume'
Synonyms of 'appearance'
Synonyms of 'acting'
Synonyms of 'act'
Synonyms of 'abrupt'
Words with similar spelling to fluff
Words with similar spelling to buff
Common collocations of 'overlook'
Common collocations before 'overlook'
Common collocations of 'Creek'
Words with similar spelling to sluff
Words with similar spelling to luff