dire - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate dire

dire is hyphenated as dire

How to pronounce dire

dire is pronounced däɪər

Number of syllables in dire

The number of syllables in dire is 1

What part of speech in dire?

dire is an adjective

How common in the word dire?

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

What sentiment does dire convey?

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

Common collocations after 'dire'

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Common collocations before 'dire'

did, even, family, has, how, know, look, man, never, off, only, situation, such, thing, will

Words with similar spelling to dire

dare, dere, dice, die, dike, dime, dine, dirge, dirk, dirl, dirt, dive, dure, fire, hire, ire, lire, mire, sire, tire, wire

List of anagrams of dire

Reid, ride

Common Conjunction Collocations of dire

and, but, et, nor, or, plus

Lists containing dire

Words with similar spelling to cire
Words with similar spelling to Dare
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Words with similar spelling to Dice
Words with similar spelling to Dike
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Words with similar spelling to dine
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Words with similar spelling to dirt
Words with similar spelling to dive
Words with similar spelling to Dore
Words with similar spelling to dure
Words with similar spelling to Eire
Words with similar spelling to fire
Words with similar spelling to hire
Words with similar spelling to ire
Words with similar spelling to lire
Words with similar spelling to mire
Words with similar spelling to Pire
Words with similar spelling to sire
Words with similar spelling to tire
Words with similar spelling to wire
Synonyms of 'abominable'
Synonyms of 'acute'
Synonyms of 'afflictive'
Synonyms of 'apocalyptic'
Synonyms of 'appalling'
Synonyms of 'arrant'
Synonyms of 'astounding'
Synonyms of 'atrocious'
Synonyms of 'awesome'
Synonyms of 'awful'
Synonyms of 'bad'
Synonyms of 'badly off'
Synonyms of 'baleful'
Synonyms of 'baneful'
Synonyms of 'base'
Synonyms of 'beastly'
Synonyms of 'beneath contempt'
Synonyms of 'black'
Synonyms of 'blameworthy'
Synonyms of 'Black'
Synonyms of 'brutal'
Synonyms of 'burning'
Synonyms of 'calamitous'
Synonyms of 'cataclysmic'
Synonyms of 'catastrophic'
Synonyms of 'clamorous'
Synonyms of 'climacteric'
Synonyms of 'contemptible'
Synonyms of 'critical'
Synonyms of 'crucial'
Synonyms of 'crying'
Synonyms of 'dark'
Synonyms of 'deplorable'
Synonyms of 'depressed'
Synonyms of 'desperate'
Synonyms of 'despicable'
Synonyms of 'destructive'
Synonyms of 'detestable'
Synonyms of 'disastrous'
Synonyms of 'disgusting'
Synonyms of 'dolorous'
Synonyms of 'drastic'
Synonyms of 'dread'
Synonyms of 'dreadful'
Synonyms of 'dreary'
Synonyms of 'egregious'
Synonyms of 'enormous'
Synonyms of 'evil'
Synonyms of 'fatal'
Synonyms of 'fateful'
Synonyms of 'fearful'
Synonyms of 'fell'
Synonyms of 'fetid'
Synonyms of 'fierce'
Synonyms of 'filthy'
Synonyms of 'flagrant'
Synonyms of 'foreboding'
Synonyms of 'formidable'
Synonyms of 'foul'
List of anagrams of ride
List of anagrams of Reid
Common Adjective Collocations of consequences
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