duck - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate duck

duck is hyphenated as duck

How to pronounce duck

duck is pronounced dək

Number of syllables in duck

The number of syllables in duck is 1

What part of speech in duck?

duck can be a noun or an intransitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word duck?

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

What sentiment does duck convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'duck'

arm, around, away, back, behind, beneath, door, doorway, down, head, inside, low, over, through, under

Common collocations before 'duck'

back, before, door, down, head, just, like, look, man, over, saw, through, time, turn, will

Words with similar spelling to duck

buck, deck, dick, dock, duce, ducs, duct, dunk, dusk, fuck, guck, luck, muck, puck, ruck, suck, tuck

Synonyms of 'duck'

Adamite, also-ran, angel, avert, avoid, avoidance, babe, baby, Bantam, baptism, baptize, bastard, being, bend, Biddy, bilk, bird, blench, blink, Bob, body, booby, bow, broiler, brooder, bugger, burial, bury, buttercup, canard, capon, case, cat, chanticleer, chap, character, cherub, chick, chickabiddy, chicken, cock, cockerel, creature, cringe, crouch, curtsy, customer, Darling, dear, deary, defense mechanism, deluge, dive, dodge, Doll, double, douse, drake, drown, duckling, dunk, earthling, elude, elusion, engulf, equivocate, equivocation, escape, eschew, evade, evasion, evasiveness, fade, fall back, fall guy, feller, fellow, fence, flinch, float, flood, forbearance, fowl, fryer, game fowl, gander, genuflect, genuflection, gobbler, goldbrick, goose, gosling, groundling, grouse, Guy, Hand, hang back, head, hedge, hen, Homo, hon, honey, human, human being, immerge, immerse, immersion, individual, inundate, jasper, jib, jink, joker, kneel, kowtow, lad, Lamb, lambkin, life, loser, love, Lover, malinger, Man, merge, mortal, neutrality, Nod, nonintervention, nose, obeisance, oddball, oddity, one, original, overwhelm, palter, Parry, partlet, partridge, party, person, personage, personality, pet, pheasant, pigeon, plunge, poulard, poult, poultry, precious, prevaricate, prevent, prevention, prostration, pullet, pull back, pull out, pussyfoot, put off, quail, quiz, rain, recoil, retract, retreat, reverence, roaster, rooster, salaam, shift, shirk, shrink, shun, shy, sidestep, single, sink, sinking, skulk, slack, slip, sluice, soldier, somebody, someone, soul, souse, spook, sport, spring chicken, squab, squat, stooge, stoop, stud, submerge, submerse, submersion, sugar, supination, swamp, sweet, sweetheart, sweetie, swerve, tellurian, tom, Turkey, underdog, victim, waffle, ward, ward off, weasel, weasel out, Welsh, whelm, wince, withdraw, worldling, zigzag, zombie

Common Verb Collocations of duck

avoid, be, become, bill, can, cover, die, dive, do, fly, forget, get, go, have, look, place, put, say, see, shed, sit, swim, take, try, waddle, walk, water, wear, will, 's

Common Adjective Collocations of duck

and, back, black, blind, blue, common, dead, domestic, egg, eider, goose, head, high, lame, little, log, long, old, other, pond, proverbial, rabbit, roast, shoot, snipe, tail, tender, wee, white, wild

Common Conjunction Collocations of duck

and, but, nor, or

Lists containing duck

Common collocations before 'doorway'
Common collocations of 'doorway'
Common collocations of 'Johnson'
Common collocations before 'instinctively'
Common collocations of 'instinctively'
Common collocations of 'unseen'
Common collocations before 'pond'
Common collocations of 'pond'
Common collocations before 'swam'
Common collocations of 'swam'
Common collocations before 'bug'
Common collocations of 'bug'
Common collocations of 'dive'
Common collocations of 'ashore'
Common collocations before 'Stratton'
Common collocations of 'Stratton'
Common collocations before 'goose'
Common collocations of 'goose'
Common collocations before 'turkey'
Common collocations of 'turkey'
Common collocations before 'weed'
Common collocations of 'weed'
Common collocations before 'weave'
Common collocations of 'weave'
Common collocations of 'carnival'
Common collocations of 'slime'
Common collocations before 'slashing'
Common collocations of 'slashing'
Common collocations of 'alleyway'
Common collocations before 'bathtub'
Common collocations of 'bathtub'
Common collocations before 'Angelo'
Common collocations of 'Angelo'
Common collocations before 'pigeon'
Common collocations of 'pigeon'
Common collocations before 'marsh'
Common collocations of 'marsh'
Common collocations of 'dodge'
Common collocations of 'bungalow'
Common collocations of 'fifteenth'
Common collocations before 'geese'
Common collocations of 'geese'
Common collocations of 'immersed'
Common collocations of 'bustle'
Common collocations of 'vinyl'
Common collocations before 'Marcia'
Common collocations of 'Marcia'
Common collocations before 'seller'
Common collocations of 'seller'
Common collocations before 'jab'
Common collocations of 'jab'
Spache Words
Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to buck
Words with similar spelling to deck
Words with similar spelling to dock
Words with similar spelling to duce
Words with similar spelling to ducs
Words with similar spelling to duct
Words with similar spelling to dunk
Words with similar spelling to dusk
Words with similar spelling to fuck
Words with similar spelling to guck
Words with similar spelling to luck
Words with similar spelling to muck
Words with similar spelling to puck
Words with similar spelling to ruck
Words with similar spelling to suck
Words with similar spelling to tuck
Synonyms of 'angel'
Synonyms of 'avoid'
Synonyms of 'avoidance'
Synonyms of 'babe'
Synonyms of 'baby'
Synonyms of 'backwater'
Synonyms of 'baptism'
Synonyms of 'baptize'
Synonyms of 'bastard'
Synonyms of 'being'
Synonyms of 'bend'
Synonyms of 'biddy'
Synonyms of 'bilk'
Synonyms of 'bird'
Synonyms of 'blench'
Synonyms of 'blink'
Synonyms of 'bloke'
Synonyms of 'Bob'
Synonyms of 'body'
Synonyms of 'booby'
Synonyms of 'bow'
Synonyms of 'broiler'
Synonyms of 'brooder'
Synonyms of 'bugger'
Synonyms of 'burial'
Synonyms of 'bury'
Synonyms of 'canard'
Synonyms of 'case'
Synonyms of 'cat'
Synonyms of 'chap'
Synonyms of 'character'
Synonyms of 'cherub'
Synonyms of 'chick'
Synonyms of 'chicken'
Synonyms of 'cock'
Synonyms of 'corduroy'
Synonyms of 'cotton'
Synonyms of 'cove'
Synonyms of 'creature'
Synonyms of 'cringe'
Synonyms of 'crouch'
Synonyms of 'Darling'
Synonyms of 'dear'
Synonyms of 'deluge'
Synonyms of 'dip'
Synonyms of 'dive'
Synonyms of 'dodge'
Synonyms of 'Doll'
Synonyms of 'double'
Synonyms of 'douse'
Synonyms of 'drake'
Synonyms of 'drench'
Synonyms of 'drown'
Synonyms of 'duckling'
Synonyms of 'dunk'
Synonyms of 'earthling'
Synonyms of 'eccentric'
Synonyms of 'elude'
Synonyms of 'elusion'
Synonyms of 'engulf'
Synonyms of 'equivocate'
Synonyms of 'equivocation'
Synonyms of 'escape'
Synonyms of 'eschew'
Synonyms of 'evade'
Synonyms of 'evasion'
Synonyms of 'fabric'
Synonyms of 'fade'
Synonyms of 'fellow'
Synonyms of 'fence'
Synonyms of 'flinch'
Synonyms of 'float'
Synonyms of 'flood'
Synonyms of 'forbearance'
Common Noun Collocations of arse
Common Noun Collocations of brood
Common Noun Collocations of brace
Common Verb Collocations of bobbed
Common Adjective Collocations of breasts
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Common Adjective Collocations of dick
Common Adjective Collocations of drake
Common Adjective Collocations of dinosaurs
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Common Noun Collocations of flock
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Common Verb Collocations of flopping
Common Noun Collocations of gallery
Common Noun Collocations of goose
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Common Noun Collocations of lame
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Common Noun Collocations of necked
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Common Verb Collocations of nosing
Common Noun Collocations of pond
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Common Noun Collocations of plumes
Common Noun Collocations of pops
Common Verb Collocations of peering
Common Adjective Collocations of pond
Common Noun Collocations of quail
Common Noun Collocations of quack
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Common Noun Collocations of quahog
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Common Noun Collocations of roast
Common Adjective Collocations of rabbit
Common Noun Collocations of shooting
Common Noun Collocations of swimming
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Common Verb Collocations of splashed
Common Adjective Collocations of shooting
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