brittle - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate brittle

brittle is hyphenated as brit-tle

How to pronounce brittle

brittle is pronounced ´br ɪtəl

Number of syllables in brittle

The number of syllables in brittle is 2

What part of speech in brittle?

brittle can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word brittle?

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

What sentiment does brittle convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'brittle'

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Common collocations before 'brittle'

bright, came, cold, eye, felt, gave, hair, hard, like, old, small, something, through, turn, voice

Common collocations of 'brittle'

big, blue, bone, bright, came, cold, cool, day, even, eye, face, felt, form, gave, hair, hand, hard, just, like, nothing, old, small, something, through, turn, very, voice, went, white, word

Words with similar spelling to brittle

brattle, bristle

List of anagrams of brittle

triblet

Common Verb Collocations of brittle

be, become, behave, break, can, crack, discolor, eat, fail, find, form, found, fracture, get, give, have, make, may, observe, owe, prove, render, say, shiver, stand, tend, thicken, turn, warp, will

Common Conjunction Collocations of brittle

and, but, nor, or, peanut, yet

Lists containing brittle

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Words with similar spelling to bristle
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Synonyms of 'dainty'
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Synonyms of 'delicate'
Synonyms of 'dying'
Synonyms of 'effeminate'
Synonyms of 'emaciated'
Synonyms of 'ephemeral'
Synonyms of 'evanescent'
Synonyms of 'fickle'
Synonyms of 'fissile'
Synonyms of 'fleeting'
Synonyms of 'flimsy'
Synonyms of 'flitting'
Synonyms of 'flying'
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