buoy - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate buoy

buoy is hyphenated as bu-oy

How to pronounce buoy

buoy is pronounced ´bōːēː

Number of syllables in buoy

The number of syllables in buoy is 2

What part of speech in buoy?

buoy can be a transitive verb or a noun or an intransitive verb

How common in the word buoy?

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

What sentiment does buoy convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to buoy

boy, bury, busy, buy

Common Verb Collocations of buoy

anchor, attach, be, believe, dip, drift, fall, find, float, get, give, go, have, help, keep, lay, leave, mark, moor, paint, pick, resolve, rise, see, take, tie, toss, will, use, Is

Common Adverb Collocations of buoy

adrift, almost, away, fervently, lengthwise, much, not, now, sometime, still, straight, there, too, when, where, infallibly

Common Conjunction Collocations of buoy

and, but, nor, or