dour - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate dour

dour is hyphenated as dour

How to pronounce dour

dour is pronounced dʊr

Number of syllables in dour

The number of syllables in dour is 1

What part of speech in dour?

dour is an adjective

How common in the word dour?

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

What sentiment does dour convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to dour

doer, door, dor, dorr, doup, doux, dur, four, hour, lour, our, pour, sour, tour, your

List of anagrams of dour


Common Verb Collocations of dour

batter, be, behold, follow, give, know, meet, say, turn

Common Adjective Collocations of dour

cauld, dumb, face, grim, hard, long, look, old, practical, precise, ready, scientific, Scot, Scotch, self, silent, stour, stubborn, usual, fatalistic

Common Adverb Collocations of dour

as, ever, much, then

Common Conjunction Collocations of dour