contraction - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate contraction

contraction is hyphenated as con-trac-tion

How to pronounce contraction

contraction is pronounced kən´tr ăkʃən

Number of syllables in contraction

The number of syllables in contraction is 3

What part of speech in contraction?

contraction is a noun

How common in the word contraction?

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

What sentiment does contraction convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to contraction

contraption

Lists containing contraction

Words with similar spelling to contraption
Synonyms of 'abatement'
Synonyms of 'abbreviation'
Synonyms of 'abridgment'
Synonyms of 'alleviation'
Synonyms of 'bottleneck'
Synonyms of 'cervix'
Synonyms of 'circumscription'
Synonyms of 'clipping'
Synonyms of 'compression'
Synonyms of 'concentration'
Synonyms of 'condensation'
Synonyms of 'consolidation'
Synonyms of 'constriction'
Synonyms of 'decrease'
Synonyms of 'decrement'
Synonyms of 'deduction'
Synonyms of 'deflation'
Synonyms of 'depreciation'
Synonyms of 'depression'
Synonyms of 'diminution'
Synonyms of 'dying'
Synonyms of 'elision'
Synonyms of 'ellipsis'
Synonyms of 'epitome'
Common Noun Collocations of biceps
Common Noun Collocations of expansion
Common Noun Collocations of eccentric
Common Noun Collocations of extensions
Common Noun Collocations of forceful
Common Noun Collocations of hourglass
Common Noun Collocations of involuntary
Common Noun Collocations of limbs
Common Noun Collocations of lids
Common Noun Collocations of lengthening
Common Noun Collocations of muscles
Common Noun Collocations of muscle
Common Noun Collocations of muscular
Common Noun Collocations of nictitating
Common Noun Collocations of orifice
Common Noun Collocations of obliteration
Common Noun Collocations of orgasmic
Common Noun Collocations of premature
Common Noun Collocations of quadriceps
Common Noun Collocations of reflex
Common Noun Collocations of rhythmic
Common Noun Collocations of relaxation
Common Noun Collocations of smooth
Common Noun Collocations of scar
Common Noun Collocations of tonic
Common Noun Collocations of uterus
Common Noun Collocations of uninhibited
Common Noun Collocations of uncoordinated