bristling - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate bristling

bristling is hyphenated as

How to pronounce bristling

bristling is pronounced ´br ēːs lēːŋ

Number of syllables in bristling

The number of syllables in bristling is 0

What part of speech in bristling?

bristling is a verb participle

How common in the word bristling?

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

What sentiment does bristling convey?

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Common collocations after 'bristling'

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Common collocations before 'bristling'

back, big, black, down, face, full, hair, heavy, know, like, men, neck, own, seen, tight

Common collocations of 'bristling'

along, around, back, big, black, chest, dark, down, enough, eye, face, feet, full, hair, heavy, know, like, mail, men, naked, neck, own, pride, saw, seen, skinny, still, straight, tight, well

Words with similar spelling to bristling


Common Verb Collocations of bristling

ask, be, believe, cross, cut, demand, do, except, feel, frown, growl, have, menace, might, pass, raise, ripple, rise, say, see, send, show, smile, snarl, spit, spur, stand, stop, straighten, work

Common Conjunction Collocations of bristling

and, but, neither, or