devour - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate devour

devour is hyphenated as de-vour

How to pronounce devour

devour is pronounced dɪ´vɑːʊr

Number of syllables in devour

The number of syllables in devour is 2

What part of speech in devour?

devour is a transitive verb

How common in the word devour?

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

What sentiment does devour convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'devour'

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Common collocations before 'devour'

back, began, body, come, dead, enough, eye, kill, like, men, off, seen, tried, want, will

Common collocations of 'devour'

any, arm, back, before, began, being, body, come, dead, down, enough, eye, form, friend, half, kill, let, like, men, much, off, ready, seen, tear, time, tried, want, watch, wild, will

Words with similar spelling to devour

detour, devoir, devout

Common Verb Collocations of devour

be, begin, bite, can, cease, come, command, consume, destroy, do, fall, go, have, know, lead, let, might, must, proceed, see, seem, seize, shall, tear, tempt, threaten, try, want, will, wish

Common Conjunction Collocations of devour

and, but, either, nor, or, Nor

Lists containing devour

Words with similar spelling to detour
Words with similar spelling to devoir
Words with similar spelling to devout
Synonyms of 'adore'
Synonyms of 'appreciate'
Synonyms of 'attack'
Synonyms of 'bask'
Synonyms of 'batten'
Synonyms of 'bite'
Synonyms of 'bolt'
Synonyms of 'chew'
Synonyms of 'condemn'
Synonyms of 'confound'
Synonyms of 'consult'
Synonyms of 'consume'
Synonyms of 'cram'
Synonyms of 'damn'
Synonyms of 'decimate'
Synonyms of 'deflower'
Synonyms of 'depredate'
Synonyms of 'desecrate'
Synonyms of 'desolate'
Synonyms of 'despoil'
Synonyms of 'destroy'
Synonyms of 'devastate'
Synonyms of 'dispatch'
Synonyms of 'dispose'
Synonyms of 'dissolve'
Synonyms of 'Down'
Synonyms of 'drink'
Synonyms of 'eat'
Synonyms of 'engorge'
Synonyms of 'engulf'
Synonyms of 'enjoy'
Synonyms of 'feed'
Synonyms of 'finish'
Common Verb Collocations of beast
Common Verb Collocations of bite
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Common Verb Collocations of biting
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Common Verb Collocations of brake
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Common Adjective Collocations of carcass
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