dismal - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate dismal

dismal is hyphenated as dis-mal

How to pronounce dismal

dismal is pronounced ´dɪzməl

Number of syllables in dismal

The number of syllables in dismal is 2

What part of speech in dismal?

dismal is an adjective

How common in the word dismal?

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

What sentiment does dismal convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'dismal'

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Common collocations before 'dismal'

after, dark, down, eye, gave, how, little, most, nothing, off, seem, still, such, time, window

Common collocations of 'dismal'

after, answer, back, cold, dark, day, down, echo, eye, fill, gave, going, heavy, how, it, little, most, nothing, off, only, past, sat, seem, still, such, through, time, went, why, window

Words with similar spelling to dismal

dismay, distal

Common Verb Collocations of dismal

be, become, behold, bring, call, can, come, do, face, find, get, give, go, have, hear, look, make, may, meet, must, present, prove, rouse, see, seem, send, take, tell, view, will

Common Conjunction Collocations of dismal

amidst, and, but, nor, or, yet

Lists containing dismal

Words with similar spelling to dismay
Words with similar spelling to distal
Synonyms of 'affecting'
Synonyms of 'apathetic'
Synonyms of 'arid'
Synonyms of 'ashen'
Synonyms of 'barren'
Synonyms of 'bitter'
Synonyms of 'black'
Synonyms of 'blah'
Synonyms of 'blank'
Synonyms of 'bleak'
Synonyms of 'Black'
Synonyms of 'bloodless'
Synonyms of 'blue'
Synonyms of 'cheerless'
Synonyms of 'cold'
Synonyms of 'colorless'
Synonyms of 'cynical'
Synonyms of 'dapple'
Synonyms of 'dappled'
Synonyms of 'dark'
Synonyms of 'dead'
Synonyms of 'defeatist'
Synonyms of 'deplorable'
Synonyms of 'depressant'
Synonyms of 'desolate'
Synonyms of 'desperate'
Synonyms of 'despondent'
Synonyms of 'dingy'
Synonyms of 'disconsolate'
Synonyms of 'dolorous'
Synonyms of 'dour'
Synonyms of 'downbeat'
Synonyms of 'drab'
Synonyms of 'dreary'
Synonyms of 'dry'
Synonyms of 'dryasdust'
Synonyms of 'dull'
Synonyms of 'dusky'
Synonyms of 'dusty'
Synonyms of 'effete'
Synonyms of 'elephantine'
Synonyms of 'empty'
Synonyms of 'fade'
Synonyms of 'feral'
Synonyms of 'flat'
Synonyms of 'forlorn'
Common Adjective Collocations of appalling
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Common Adjective Collocations of cavern
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Common Adjective Collocations of unrelieved
Common Adjective Collocations of uninviting
Common Adjective Collocations of unimpressive
Common Adjective Collocations of unlooked