drift - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate drift

drift is hyphenated as drift

How to pronounce drift

drift is pronounced dr ɪft

Number of syllables in drift

The number of syllables in drift is 1

What part of speech in drift?

drift can be a noun or a verb participle

How common in the word drift?

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

What sentiment does drift convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'drift'

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Common collocations before 'drift'

began, eye, gaze, let, like, mind, now, people, seem, sound, thought, through, time, voice, will

Words with similar spelling to drift

adrift, draft, grift, rift

Synonyms of 'drift'

aberration, accumulation, advance, affluence, afflux, aim, alluvion, alluvium, amble, army, array, ascending, ascent, atmospherics, azimuth, backing, bank, bat, batch, bear off, bend, bent, bias, blind spot, bum, bunch, bundle, career, circuitousness, clump, cluster, clutch, coast, cock, colony, color, coloring, concourse, confluence, conflux, connotation, consequence, corner, course, crook, crosscurrent, cruise, current, curve, dance, dart, bearing, bat around, balloon, airplane, airlift, aeroplane, debris, declination, defluxion, delay, denotation, departure, deposit, descent, detour, detritus, deviance, deviation, deviousness, digression, diluvium, direction, discursion, disposition, divagate, divergence, diversion, dogleg, double, downpour, driftage, drive, drove, dune, embankment, err, errantry, essence, excursion, excursus, extension, fade-out, fall down, ferry, flicker, flight, flit, flitter, float, flock, flood, flow, flowing, fluency, flutter, flux, fly, foot, force, Gad, gallivant, gam, gang, ghost, gist, glide, grammatical meaning, group, gush, hairpin, haycock, haymow, hayrick, haystack, heading, heap, herd, hibernate, hill, hobo, hop, host, hover, hydroplane, idea, idle, impact, implication, inclination, inclining, indirection, inflow, intension, intent, intention, interference, jaunt, jet, kennel, knock about, lay, leeway, lie, line, linger, litter, loess, Lot, mainstream, Mass, maunder, meander, meaning, millrace, molehill, mooch, mope, moraine, mosey, motion, mound, mountain, mounting, movement, mow, muck, navigate, navigation, noise, oblique motion, obliquity, ongoing, onrush, orientation, outflow, overtone, pack, parcel, partiality, passage, pay off, penchant, peregrinate, pile, pith, pod, point, predilection, Pride, progress, progression, propensity, prowl, purport, purpose, pyramid, quarter, Race, ramble, rambling, range, reception, reference, referent, reflux, regression, relation, relevance, rest, retrogression, Rick, ride, rising, roam, rove, run, rush, sag, sail, sailplane, saunter, school, scope, scree, scud, seaplane, sediment, sense, set, sheer, shift, shoal, shock, shoot, significance, signification, silt, sinking, sinter, sit back, skew, skim, skulk, slant, slip, sloth, snake, snowdrift, soar, soaring, spate, spirit, stack, stagnate, static, steerage, sternway, straggle, stray, stream, stroll, substance, sum, surge, sweep, swerve, swing, swinging, tack, tendency, tenor, tide, tone, track, traipse, traject, tramp, trend, trip, troop, turn, turning, twist, undercurrent, undertone, undertow, vagabond, value, variation, veer, vegetate, volplane, waft, wander, wandering, warp, Wash, way, wind, wing, yaw, zigzag

Common Adverb Collocations of drift

again, along, already, also, apart, as, away, back, enough, far, forth, fro, here, however, just, much, northward, not, now, only, out, slowly, so, then, thus, too, very, well, when, where

Common Conjunction Collocations of drift

and, but, either, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing drift

Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to adrift
Words with similar spelling to draft
Words with similar spelling to grift
Words with similar spelling to rift
Synonyms of 'aberration'
Synonyms of 'advance'
Synonyms of 'aeroplane'
Synonyms of 'affluence'
Synonyms of 'afflux'
Synonyms of 'aim'
Synonyms of 'airlift'
Synonyms of 'airplane'
Synonyms of 'alluvium'
Synonyms of 'amble'
Synonyms of 'anthill'
Synonyms of 'army'
Synonyms of 'ascent'
Synonyms of 'azimuth'
Synonyms of 'backing'
Synonyms of 'balloon'
Synonyms of 'bank'
Synonyms of 'bat'
Synonyms of 'bear off'
Synonyms of 'bearing'
Synonyms of 'bend'
Synonyms of 'bent'
Synonyms of 'bias'
Synonyms of 'blind spot'
Synonyms of 'bum'
Synonyms of 'bunch'
Synonyms of 'career'
Synonyms of 'coast'
Synonyms of 'cock'
Synonyms of 'colony'
Synonyms of 'coloring'
Synonyms of 'concourse'
Synonyms of 'confluence'
Synonyms of 'connotation'
Synonyms of 'consequence'
Synonyms of 'contemplate'
Synonyms of 'corner'
Synonyms of 'course'
Synonyms of 'crook'
Synonyms of 'crosscurrent'
Synonyms of 'cruise'
Synonyms of 'debris'
Synonyms of 'declination'
Synonyms of 'defluxion'
Synonyms of 'delay'
Synonyms of 'departure'
Synonyms of 'deposit'
Synonyms of 'descent'
Synonyms of 'detour'
Synonyms of 'detritus'
Synonyms of 'deviate'
Synonyms of 'digress'
Synonyms of 'digression'
Synonyms of 'diluvium'
Synonyms of 'direction'
Synonyms of 'discursion'
Synonyms of 'divagate'
Synonyms of 'diverge'
Synonyms of 'divergence'
Synonyms of 'diversion'
Synonyms of 'dogleg'
Synonyms of 'double'
Synonyms of 'downpour'
Synonyms of 'drive'
Synonyms of 'drove'
Synonyms of 'dune'
Synonyms of 'embankment'
Synonyms of 'err'
Synonyms of 'errantry'
Synonyms of 'essence'
Synonyms of 'excursion'
Synonyms of 'extension'
Synonyms of 'fashion'
Synonyms of 'ferry'
Synonyms of 'flight'
Synonyms of 'flit'
Synonyms of 'float'
Synonyms of 'flock'
Synonyms of 'flood'
Synonyms of 'flow'
Synonyms of 'fluency'
Synonyms of 'flux'
Synonyms of 'fly'
Synonyms of 'foot'
Synonyms of 'force'
Common Noun Collocations of adamant
Common Verb Collocations of apart
Common Verb Collocations of aimlessly
Common Noun Collocations of banked
Common Verb Collocations of butterflies
Common Verb Collocations of barges
Common Verb Collocations of buoy
Common Noun Collocations of catch
Common Verb Collocations of clouds
Common Verb Collocations of curses
Common Verb Collocations of clouded
Common Verb Collocations of downstream
Common Noun Collocations of endlessly
Common Verb Collocations of endlessly
Common Verb Collocations of earshot
Common Verb Collocations of eddies
Common Verb Collocations of eddy
Common Noun Collocations of floundered
Common Verb Collocations of flakes
Common Verb Collocations of furry
Common Verb Collocations of fitful
Common Verb Collocations of formless
Common Verb Collocations of floe
Common Adjective Collocations of floe
Common Noun Collocations of genetic
Common Noun Collocations of gents
Common Noun Collocations of glacial
Common Noun Collocations of gorges
Common Verb Collocations of graveyard
Common Verb Collocations of gunshot
Common Verb Collocations of gnawing
Common Verb Collocations of gossamer
Common Verb Collocations of galleons
Common Verb Collocations of galleon
Common Verb Collocations of gusty
Common Verb Collocations of hove
Common Verb Collocations of hansom
Common Verb Collocations of iceberg
Common Verb Collocations of interlude
Common Verb Collocations of icebergs
Common Verb Collocations of jags
Common Verb Collocations of kinghood
Common Verb Collocations of lazily
Common Verb Collocations of lee
Common Verb Collocations of limbo
Common Verb Collocations of listlessly
Common Verb Collocations of lacy
Common Verb Collocations of looms
Common Verb Collocations of lingers
Common Verb Collocations of lithium
Common Verb Collocations of leeward
Common Verb Collocations of lilacs
Common Verb Collocations of latitudes
Common Noun Collocations of mustaches
Common Verb Collocations of motes
Common Noun Collocations of nets
Common Noun Collocations of piled
Common Noun Collocations of puffed
Common Noun Collocations of pinning
Common Noun Collocations of ripple
Common Verb Collocations of sleep
Common Verb Collocations of smoke
Common Verb Collocations of snow
Common Verb Collocations of sand
Common Verb Collocations of stream
Common Verb Collocations of silvery
Common Noun Collocations of tunnels
Common Noun Collocations of unburdened
Common Verb Collocations of uneasy
Common Verb Collocations of unconsciously
Common Verb Collocations of unconsciousness
Common Verb Collocations of unerringly
Common Verb Collocations of uplifting
Common Verb Collocations of unparalleled
Common Verb Collocations of unattached