dummy - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate dummy

dummy is hyphenated as dum-my

How to pronounce dummy

dummy is pronounced ´dəmēː

Number of syllables in dummy

The number of syllables in dummy is 2

What part of speech in dummy?

dummy can be a noun or a verb participle

How common in the word dummy?

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

What sentiment does dummy convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'dummy'

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Common collocations before 'dummy'

arm, big, did, down, even, feet, get, just, like, off, pull, put, take, taking, think

Common collocations of 'dummy'

arm, away, behind, big, brush, did, done, down, even, feet, first, form, get, good, great, holding, it, just, like, million, off, other, pull, purchase, put, real, start, take, taking, think

Words with similar spelling to dummy

dumpy, gummy, mummy, rummy, tummy

Synonyms of 'dummy'

Ace, adherent, affected, agent, alternate, alternative, alter ego, amicus curiae, analogy, ancilla, apocryphal, appliance, artificial, ass, assumed, attorney, backup, bastard, best bower, Block, blockhead, Boeotian, bogus, bower, brummagem, burlesque, bust, carving, champion, change, changeling, cheat, cipher, clinquant, clod, colorable, colored, common man, comparison, composition, contrivance, copy, counterfeit, creature, deaf-mute, deck, deputy, deuce, device, dimwit, disciple, distorted, Doll, dolly, dolt, donkey, dope, double, dud, dullard, dumbbell, dumb cluck, dummkopf, dunce, dupe, duplication, equal, equivalent, ersatz, exchange, executive officer, exponent, facsimile, factitious, fake, fakement, false, fantoccini, feigned, fictitious, fictive, figure, figurehead, figurine, fill-in, flunky, flush, follower, fool, forgery, frame-up, fraud, front, front man, furniture, ghost, gillie, go-between, goon, gowk, Hand, handmaid, hanger-on, henchman, hoax, idiot, ignoramus, illegitimate, imitation, implement, imposition, impostor, insignificancy, instrument, intermediary, intermediate, Intertype, jack, jackal, jackstraw, joker, junk, justification, King, knave, lackey, lamebrain, layout, lay figure, lever, lieutenant, lightweight, likeness, Linotype, locum, locum tenens, looby, loon, make-believe, makeshift, Man, man-made, manikin, mannequin, mannikin, marionette, mechanism, mediator, mediocrity, medium, metaphor, metonymy, midwife, minion, mock, mock-up, model, monotype, monument, moron, mute, Myrmidon, nebbish, nincompoop, ninny, ninnyhammer, nitwit, nobody, noddy, nonentity, nothing, nullity, numskull, obscurity, organ, pacifier, pack, pair, paranymph, paraphrase, parody, paste, pawn, personnel, perverted, phony, photocomposition, pinch, pinchbeck, plaything, pleader, pretended, procurator, provisional, proxy, pseudo, punk, puppet, pushover, put, put-on, queen, queer, relief, replacement, replica, representation, representative, reproduction, reserve, ringer, round, royal flush, rubber, ruff, runt, sample, satellite, scarecrow, scrub, sculpture, secondary, second string, self-styled, servant, setting, sham, shoddy, shrimp, sign, simpleton, simulacrum, simulation, singleton, slave, slug, small fry, snowman, so-called, soi-disant, spare, spurious, squirt, squit, stand-in, statuary, statue, statuette, stooge, stopgap, straight, stupid, sub, substituent, substitute, succedaneum, supposititious, surrogate, swindle, sycophant, symbol, synecdoche, synthetic, tentative, thug, tin, tinsel, token, tool, Toy, travesty, trey, trick, trifle, trump, typesetting, understudy, unnatural, unreal, utility, vehicle, version, vicar, vicarious, vicar general, vice, vice-president, vice-regent, vicegerent, votary, waxwork, whiffet, whippersnapper, whited sepulcher, witling, zero

Common Conjunction Collocations of dummy

and, but, neither, or, plus

Lists containing dummy

Words with similar spelling to dumpy
Words with similar spelling to gummy
Words with similar spelling to mummy
Words with similar spelling to rummy
Words with similar spelling to tummy
Words with similar spelling to yummy
Synonyms of 'ace'
Synonyms of 'adherent'
Synonyms of 'affected'
Synonyms of 'agent'
Synonyms of 'alter ego'
Synonyms of 'alternate'
Synonyms of 'alternative'
Synonyms of 'amicus curiae'
Synonyms of 'analogy'
Synonyms of 'apocryphal'
Synonyms of 'appliance'
Synonyms of 'artificial'
Synonyms of 'assumed'
Synonyms of 'attorney'
Synonyms of 'backup'
Synonyms of 'bastard'
Synonyms of 'Ace'
Synonyms of 'Block'
Synonyms of 'blockhead'
Synonyms of 'bogus'
Synonyms of 'bower'
Synonyms of 'burlesque'
Synonyms of 'bust'
Synonyms of 'card'
Synonyms of 'carving'
Synonyms of 'champion'
Synonyms of 'change'
Synonyms of 'changeling'
Synonyms of 'cheat'
Synonyms of 'cipher'
Synonyms of 'clod'
Synonyms of 'colored'
Synonyms of 'comparison'
Synonyms of 'composition'
Synonyms of 'contrivance'
Synonyms of 'copy'
Synonyms of 'counterfeit'
Synonyms of 'creature'
Synonyms of 'deck'
Synonyms of 'deputy'
Synonyms of 'deuce'
Synonyms of 'device'
Synonyms of 'diamond'
Synonyms of 'dimwit'
Synonyms of 'disciple'
Synonyms of 'distorted'
Synonyms of 'dodo'
Synonyms of 'Doll'
Synonyms of 'dolly'
Synonyms of 'dolt'
Synonyms of 'donkey'
Synonyms of 'dope'
Synonyms of 'double'
Synonyms of 'dud'
Synonyms of 'dullard'
Synonyms of 'dumbbell'
Synonyms of 'dunce'
Synonyms of 'dupe'
Synonyms of 'duplication'
Synonyms of 'equal'
Synonyms of 'equivalent'
Synonyms of 'ersatz'
Synonyms of 'exchange'
Synonyms of 'executive officer'
Synonyms of 'exponent'
Synonyms of 'facsimile'
Synonyms of 'fake'
Synonyms of 'false'
Synonyms of 'feigned'
Synonyms of 'fictitious'
Synonyms of 'figure'
Synonyms of 'figurehead'
Synonyms of 'figurine'
Synonyms of 'flunky'
Synonyms of 'flush'
Synonyms of 'follower'
Synonyms of 'fool'
Synonyms of 'forgery'
Common Noun Collocations of info
Common Adjective Collocations of indicating
Common Noun Collocations of posing
Common Noun Collocations of tailor