elaborate - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate elaborate

elaborate is hyphenated as e-lab-o-rate

How to pronounce elaborate

elaborate is pronounced ɪ´lăb(ə)r ət

Number of syllables in elaborate

The number of syllables in elaborate is 4

What part of speech in elaborate?

elaborate can be a transitive verb or an adjective or an intransitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word elaborate?

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

What sentiment does elaborate convey?

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Common collocations after 'elaborate'

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Common collocations before 'elaborate'

can, did, like, long, look, made, most, nothing, only, part, such, through, very, went, without

Common collocations of 'elaborate'

back, before, behind, can, did, eye, few, just, like, little, long, look, made, most, moving, nothing, only, part, such, through, time, took, two, very, wait, well, went, white, will, without

Words with similar spelling to elaborate

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Synonyms of 'elaborate'

adorn, affected, amplify, arabesque, artificial, assemble, assiduous, awful, Babylonian, barbaric, baroque, beautify, build, busy, Byzantine, cast, chichi, clarify, comment, complete, complex, complicated, compose, compound, concoct, confounded, convolute, convoluted, Corinthian, crabbed, create, cultivate, daedal, decorate, Decorated, deluxe, descant, detail, detailed, develop, devious, devise, dilate, diligent, discuss, dressy, elegant, embellish, embroider, enlarge, enrich, erect, evolve, expand, expatiate, explain, explicate, expound, extravagant, extrude, fabricate, fancy, fashion, festoon, fine, finish, flamboyant, florid, flourish, flowery, form, formulate, frame, frilly, fussy, gild, glorious, Gordian, grand, grandiose, high-wrought, imposing, impressive, indite, industrious, interpret, intricate, involuted, involve, involved, knotted, knotty, labor, labored, labyrinthian, labyrinthine, luxuriant, luxurious, magnificent, majestic, make, mannered, manufacture, matted, mature, mazy, mold, Moresque, multifarious, noble, operose, ornament, ornate, overcharge, overdone, overelaborate, overlay, overload, overnice, overwrought, painstaking, palatial, particularize, perfect, perplexed, picturesque, plush, polish, posh, precious, prefabricate, prepare, pretentious, pretty-pretty, princely, produce, proud, raise, rear, refine, rich, ripen, ritzy, rococo, roundabout, season, sedulous, SHAPE, sophisticated, spell out, splendid, splendiferous, stately, studied, subtle, sumptuous, superb, superfine, swank, swanky, swell, tangled, tangly, thorough, thoroughgoing, trick out, unfold, unnatural, varnish, write

Common Adverb Collocations of elaborate

also, as, briefly, even, ever, far, here, highly, how, however, late, little, More, much, not, now, often, only, perhaps, quite, rather, so, somewhat, still, then, though, too, very, well, when

Common Conjunction Collocations of elaborate

and, but, either, nor, or, Nor

Lists containing elaborate

Synonyms of 'adorn'
Synonyms of 'affected'
Synonyms of 'ample'
Synonyms of 'amplify'
Synonyms of 'artificial'
Synonyms of 'assemble'
Synonyms of 'assiduous'
Synonyms of 'awful'
Synonyms of 'Babylonian'
Synonyms of 'baroque'
Synonyms of 'beautify'
Synonyms of 'build'
Synonyms of 'busy'
Synonyms of 'Byzantine'
Synonyms of 'cast'
Synonyms of 'chichi'
Synonyms of 'complete'
Synonyms of 'complex'
Synonyms of 'complicated'
Synonyms of 'compose'
Synonyms of 'compound'
Synonyms of 'concoct'
Synonyms of 'confounded'
Synonyms of 'contrive'
Synonyms of 'crabbed'
Synonyms of 'create'
Synonyms of 'cultivate'
Synonyms of 'daedal'
Synonyms of 'decorate'
Synonyms of 'deluxe'
Synonyms of 'derive'
Synonyms of 'descant'
Synonyms of 'detail'
Synonyms of 'detailed'
Synonyms of 'develop'
Synonyms of 'devious'
Synonyms of 'devise'
Synonyms of 'dilate'
Synonyms of 'diligent'
Synonyms of 'discourse'
Synonyms of 'elegant'
Synonyms of 'embellish'
Synonyms of 'embroider'
Synonyms of 'enlarge'
Synonyms of 'enrich'
Synonyms of 'erect'
Synonyms of 'evolve'
Synonyms of 'expand'
Synonyms of 'expatiate'
Synonyms of 'explicate'
Synonyms of 'extravagant'
Synonyms of 'extrude'
Synonyms of 'fabricate'
Synonyms of 'fancy'
Synonyms of 'fashion'
Synonyms of 'fine'
Synonyms of 'finicky'
Synonyms of 'finish'
Synonyms of 'flamboyant'
Synonyms of 'florid'
Synonyms of 'flourish'
Synonyms of 'flowery'
Synonyms of 'form'
Synonyms of 'formulate'
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