broken - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate broken

broken is hyphenated as bro-ken

How to pronounce broken

broken is pronounced ´br ōʊkən

Number of syllables in broken

The number of syllables in broken is 2

What part of speech in broken?

broken can be an adjective or a verb participle

How common in the word broken?

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

What sentiment does broken convey?

Has a sentiment score of -1 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'broken'

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Common collocations before 'broken'

back, down, has, heart, just, leg, like, look, man, now, over, piece, through, two, window

Common collocations of 'broken'

arm, back, being, can, did, door, down, even, has, heart, how, just, leg, like, look, man, might, neck, never, nothing, now, old, only, over, piece, see, through, two, will, window

Words with similar spelling to broken


Common Verb Collocations of broken

be, become, can, die, do, fall, fill, find, follow, get, have, indicate, know, lie, make, may, might, must, pick, represent, say, see, seem, shall, should, show, think, will, Is, 's

Common Adverb Collocations of broken

again, almost, already, as, away, completely, down, easily, even, here, however, just, little, long, loose, much, never, not, now, often, once, only, so, soon, suddenly, then, there, very, when, yet

Common Conjunction Collocations of broken

and, around, but, either, neither, nor, or, round, yet, Nor