dodge - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate dodge

dodge is hyphenated as dodge

How to pronounce dodge

dodge is pronounced dɑːdʒ

Number of syllables in dodge

The number of syllables in dodge is 1

What part of speech in dodge?

dodge can be a transitive verb or a noun or an intransitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word dodge?

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

What sentiment does dodge convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'dodge'

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Common collocations before 'dodge'

able, anything, before, can, down, going, just, over, play, see, through, time, tried, trying, watch

Words with similar spelling to dodge

dodge, hodge, lodge, wodge

Synonyms of 'dodge'

action, answer, Art, artifice, avoid, avoidance, bicker, blench, boggle, bunco, catch, cheat, choplogic, chouse, conspiracy, contrivance, coup, craft, dart, defense mechanism, design, device, dishonesty, duck, effort, escape, evasion, evasiveness, expedient, fakement, fall back, feint, fence, fetch, finesse, fudge, game, gimmick, googly, grift, hang back, hocus-pocus, imposition, intrigue, jib, joker, juggle, jugglery, jury-rig, knavery, machination, makeshift, malinger, means, measure, move, mystify, neutrality, nonintervention, obscure, Parry, pass, pass over, plan, plot, prevaricate, prevention, pull back, put off, quail, quibble, quiddity, quirk, racket, recoil, red herring, resort, resource, retreat, ruse, scheme, shake-up, shift, shirk, short-circuit, shy, skim, skimp, skirt, skulk, slack, sleight, slide, slight, slip, slur, soldier, solution, step, swerve, swindle, tactic, trick, trickery, trump, veer, ward off, weasel, weasel out, Welsh, wile, wince, working hypothesis, maneuver, jink, Jesuitism, improvisation, imposture, hedge, gyp joint, gyp, graft, goldbrick, gambit, fraud, forbearance, flinch, flimflam, flam, fade, evade, equivocation, equivocate, elusion, elude, double-talk, diddle, deception, deceive, deceit, curve, cringe, cozenage, countermove, cold-shoulder, chicanery, chicane, cavil, Bob, bluff, blink, blind, zigzag, wheeze, weave, waffle, subterfuge, stroke, strategy, stratagem, stopgap, sidestep, shun, shuffle, shrink, scamp, quip, quillet, pussyfoot, ploy, pis aller, palter

Common Verb Collocations of dodge

attempt, avoid, be, can, condescend, die, do, duck, get, go, have, keep, ken, know, learn, manage, mean, oblige, palter, play, prepare, seek, shall, side, skulk, strike, train, try, want, will

Common Adverb Collocations of dodge

again, always, as, away, back, barely, easily, enough, here, how, just, long, never, not, now, often, only, rarely, round, still, then, very, when, gracefully, successfully

Common Conjunction Collocations of dodge

and, but, or

Lists containing dodge

Words with similar spelling to dodge
Words with similar spelling to dodgy
Words with similar spelling to doge
Words with similar spelling to Hodge
Words with similar spelling to lodge
Words with similar spelling to wodge
Synonyms of 'action'
Synonyms of 'ambiguity'
Synonyms of 'answer'
Synonyms of 'art'
Synonyms of 'artifice'
Synonyms of 'avoid'
Synonyms of 'avoidance'
Synonyms of 'backwater'
Synonyms of 'bicker'
Synonyms of 'bilk'
Synonyms of 'blench'
Synonyms of 'blind'
Synonyms of 'blink'
Synonyms of 'bluff'
Synonyms of 'boggle'
Synonyms of 'bunco'
Synonyms of 'canard'
Synonyms of 'catch'
Synonyms of 'cavil'
Synonyms of 'cheat'
Synonyms of 'chicanery'
Synonyms of 'cold shoulder'
Synonyms of 'conspiracy'
Synonyms of 'contrivance'
Synonyms of 'countermove'
Synonyms of 'coup'
Synonyms of 'craft'
Synonyms of 'cringe'
Synonyms of 'deceit'
Synonyms of 'deceive'
Synonyms of 'design'
Synonyms of 'device'
Synonyms of 'dishonesty'
Synonyms of 'duck'
Synonyms of 'effort'
Synonyms of 'elude'
Synonyms of 'elusion'
Synonyms of 'equivocate'
Synonyms of 'equivocation'
Synonyms of 'escape'
Synonyms of 'evade'
Synonyms of 'evasion'
Synonyms of 'expedient'
Synonyms of 'fade'
Synonyms of 'feint'
Synonyms of 'fence'
Synonyms of 'fetch'
Synonyms of 'finesse'
Synonyms of 'flam'
Synonyms of 'flimflam'
Synonyms of 'flinch'
Synonyms of 'forbearance'
Common Verb Collocations of breasted
Common Verb Collocations of ducked
Common Verb Collocations of ducking
Common Verb Collocations of fireman
Common Verb Collocations of hurling
Common Verb Collocations of invulnerable
Common Verb Collocations of outspread
Common Verb Collocations of unhurt