defer - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate defer

defer is hyphenated as de-fer

How to pronounce defer

defer is pronounced dɪ´f[ə]r

Number of syllables in defer

The number of syllables in defer is 2

What part of speech in defer?

defer is a verb participle

How common in the word defer?

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

What sentiment does defer convey?

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

Words with similar spelling to defer

deer, defier, deter, refer

List of anagrams of defer

Ferde, Freed, freed