contemptuous - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate contemptuous

contemptuous is hyphenated as con-temp-tu-ous

How to pronounce contemptuous

contemptuous is pronounced kən´tɛmp tʃōːəs

Number of syllables in contemptuous

The number of syllables in contemptuous is 4

What part of speech in contemptuous?

contemptuous is an adjective

How common in the word contemptuous?

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

What sentiment does contemptuous convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'contemptuous'

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Common collocations before 'contemptuous'

body, even, eye, felt, gave, half, hand, hard, how, last, made, see, sorry, though, voice

Common collocations of 'contemptuous'

above, body, determined, even, extra, eye, felt, first, gave, half, hand, hard, how, last, lazy, lip, long, made, matter, open, rant, see, show, smile, sorry, though, truth, voice, went, without

Words with similar spelling to contemptuous

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Lists containing contemptuous

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