crank - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate crank

crank is hyphenated as crank

How to pronounce crank

crank is pronounced kr ăŋk

Number of syllables in crank

The number of syllables in crank is 1

What part of speech in crank?

crank can be a transitive verb or a noun or an adjective or an intransitive verb

How common in the word crank?

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

What sentiment does crank convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'crank'

around, back, call, down, engine, handle, heat, high, loud, man, open, oven, over, really, turn

Common collocations before 'crank'

baby, back, before, does, down, even, get, hand, like, lot, over, push, sound, start, turn

Words with similar spelling to crank

clank, crack, crane, cronk, drank, frank, prank, rank, trank

Synonyms of 'crank'

aficionado, bar, bear, bee, bend, bifurcation, Branch, case, chevron, circle, circulate, crackbrain, crackpot, different, energumen, exceptional, fan, fey, fire-eater, fork, funny, furcate, furcation, growler, gyre, handspike, hook, inflection, kicker, natural, nut, original, outrigger, point, rara avis, recluse, reel, revolve, round, solitary, sourpuss, tartar, Toy, tramp, trim, turn, type, wheel, whim, whim-wham, windlass, zealot, tackle, swivel, swing, swerve, strange, spin, spar, sorehead, singular, screwy, screwball, screw, rotate, ripping bar, reactionary, quirky, quirk, queer, pry, prize, pivot, pirouette, pillory, pedal, peculiar, peavey, pariah, outsider, oddity, oddball, odd, nutty, notion, nook, nonconformist, megrim, maverick, marlinespike, malcontent, maggot, lunatic fringe, lunatic, loner, limb, lever, l, kooky, kook, knee, kinky, kink, jimmy, irregular, infatuate, idiosyncratic, idiocratic, humor, hotspur, hothead, hobo, hermit, gyrate, grouch, grizzly bear, fury, freakish, freak, flimflam, flaky, flake, feist, faultfinder, fantasy, fancy, fanatic, fad, erratic, enthusiast, ell, elbow, eccentric, dragon, Dotty, dogleg, divergent, devotee, deviant, deflection, cuckoo, crowbar, crow, crotchety, crotchet, crosspatch, crook, croaker, craze, cranky, crab, corner, conceit, complainant, coin, claw bar, circumrotate, character, caprice, capriccio, cant hook, cant, bug, buff, branks, brainstorm, boom, bight, bifurcate, beam, apex, anomalous, Angle, alien, abnormal, zigzag, wind, winch, whipping post, whimsical, weirdo, wamble, wacky, vertex, veer, vagary, unnatural, unconventional, twist, Triangle, trebuchet, treadmill, treadle, tighten

Lists containing crank

Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to crack
Words with similar spelling to Crane
Synonyms of 'aberration'
Synonyms of 'abnormal'
Synonyms of 'abnormality'
Synonyms of 'accelerator'
Synonyms of 'aficionado'
Synonyms of 'alien'
Synonyms of 'amateur'
Synonyms of 'angle'
Synonyms of 'anomalous'
Synonyms of 'anomaly'
Synonyms of 'apex'
Synonyms of 'auto'
Synonyms of 'automobile'
Synonyms of 'bar'
Synonyms of 'beam'
Synonyms of 'bear'
Synonyms of 'bend'
Synonyms of 'Angle'
Synonyms of 'boom'
Synonyms of 'brainstorm'
Synonyms of 'Branch'
Synonyms of 'buff'
Synonyms of 'bug'
Synonyms of 'cant'
Synonyms of 'caprice'
Synonyms of 'case'
Synonyms of 'character'
Synonyms of 'chevron'
Synonyms of 'circle'
Synonyms of 'circulate'
Synonyms of 'coin'
Synonyms of 'complainant'
Synonyms of 'conceit'
Synonyms of 'corner'
Synonyms of 'crab'
Synonyms of 'crackbrain'
Synonyms of 'crackpot'
Synonyms of 'cranky'
Synonyms of 'craze'
Synonyms of 'crook'
Synonyms of 'crosspatch'
Synonyms of 'crotchet'
Synonyms of 'crotchety'
Synonyms of 'crow'
Synonyms of 'crowbar'
Synonyms of 'cuckoo'
Synonyms of 'deflection'
Synonyms of 'deviation'
Synonyms of 'devotee'
Synonyms of 'bight'
Synonyms of 'bifurcation'
Words with similar spelling to trank
Words with similar spelling to prank
Words with similar spelling to frank
Words with similar spelling to drank
Words with similar spelling to cronk
Words with similar spelling to clank
Common collocations of 'chrome'
Synonyms of 'different'
Synonyms of 'divergence'
Synonyms of 'divergent'
Synonyms of 'dogleg'
Synonyms of 'Dotty'
Synonyms of 'dragon'
Synonyms of 'eccentric'
Synonyms of 'elbow'
Synonyms of 'ell'
Synonyms of 'enthusiast'
Synonyms of 'erratic'
Synonyms of 'exceptional'
Synonyms of 'fad'
Synonyms of 'fan'
Synonyms of 'fanatic'
Synonyms of 'fancy'
Synonyms of 'fantasy'
Synonyms of 'fey'
Synonyms of 'flake'
Synonyms of 'flaky'
Synonyms of 'flimflam'
Synonyms of 'fork'
Common Adjective Collocations of bell
Common Adjective Collocations of bearings
Common Noun Collocations of disks
Common Noun Collocations of eccentric
Common Adjective Collocations of gramophone
Common Adjective Collocations of keyed
Common Adjective Collocations of lever
Common Noun Collocations of nonchalant
Common Noun Collocations of pin
Common Adjective Collocations of pin
Common Adjective Collocations of pasta
Common Adjective Collocations of pins
Common Noun Collocations of quips
Common Noun Collocations of quacks
Common Noun Collocations of rod
Common Noun Collocations of shaft
Common Adjective Collocations of shaft
Common Noun Collocations of unprepossessing