despairing - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate despairing

despairing is hyphenated as de-spair-ing

How to pronounce despairing

despairing is pronounced dɪ´s p (ə)r ɪŋ

Number of syllables in despairing

The number of syllables in despairing is 3

What part of speech in despairing?

despairing is an adjective

How common in the word despairing?

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

What sentiment does despairing convey?

Has a sentiment score of -3 on a scale of -5 to +5

Words with similar spelling to despairing

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List of anagrams of despairing


Common Verb Collocations of despairing

be, become, can, come, denote, destroy, die, distract, do, escape, find, fix, have, hope, implore, look, lose, make, meet, press, put, Ran, rave, remain, rise, save, teach, think, weep, will

Common Conjunction Collocations of despairing

and, but, either, nor, or, yet