elegant - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate elegant

elegant is hyphenated as el-e-gant

How to pronounce elegant

elegant is pronounced ´ɛləɡənt

Number of syllables in elegant

The number of syllables in elegant is 3

What part of speech in elegant?

elegant is an adjective

How common in the word elegant?

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

What sentiment does elegant convey?

Has a sentiment score of 2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'elegant'

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Common collocations before 'elegant'

down, dress, like, long, look, man, most, now, room, set, small, through, very, white, wore

Common collocations of 'elegant'

back, did, down, dress, eye, hand, has, like, long, look, man, most, neck, now, room, see, set, side, small, something, such, tall, thought, through, very, voice, way, white, woman, wore

Words with similar spelling to elegant

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Synonyms of 'elegant'

advantageous, aesthetic, apt, arabesque, artistic, Attic, attractive, August, auspicious, awful, Babylonian, barbaric, baroque, beauteous, beautiful, becoming, beneficial, benevolent, Bon, bonny, braw, bueno, busy, capital, chaste, chic, chichi, choice, Ciceronian, civilized, classic, classy, clear, clever, cogent, comely, commendable, Corinthian, cosmopolitan, courtly, cultivated, cultured, dainty, dapper, dashing, debonair, decent, decorous, delicate, deluxe, dignified, direct, discerning, discriminating, easy, elaborate, estimable, excellent, expedient, exquisite, extravagant, eye-filling, facile, fair, famous, fancy, fashionable, fastidious, favorable, fine, finished, flamboyant, florid, flowerlike, flowery, flowing, fluent, frilly, fussy, genteel, glorious, good, goodly, goody-goody, graceful, gracile, gracious, grand, grandiose, handsome, healthy, heavy, helpful, high-wrought, imposing, impressive, in, ingenious, jaunty, kind, labored, laudable, limpid, lovely, lucid, luxuriant, luxurious, magnificent, majestic, mincing, modest, modish, Moresque, namby-pamby, natty, natural, neat, nice, nifty, nobby, noble, opulent, ornate, overelaborate, overnice, overwrought, palatial, pedantic, pellucid, perspicuous, picturesque, plain, Pleasant, pleasing, plush, posh, precious, precisian, pretty, pretty-pretty, princely, profitable, proper, proud, pulchritudinous, pure, rare, refined, regal, rich, ritzy, rococo, round, royal, seemly, select, sharp, simple, skillful, sleek, smart, smooth, smug, snazzy, soigne, sophisticated, Sound, spiffy, splendid, splendiferous, spruce, stately, straightforward, stylish, suave, subtle, sumptuous, superb, superfine, superior, swank, swanky, swell, tasteful, terse, tricksy, trig, trim, tripping, unaffected, urbane, useful, valid, virtuous, well-bred, well-dressed, well-groomed

Common Conjunction Collocations of elegant

amidst, and, but, either, nay, neither, nor, or, yet

Lists containing elegant

Synonyms of 'advantageous'
Synonyms of 'aesthetic'
Synonyms of 'Attic'
Synonyms of 'attractive'
Synonyms of 'auspicious'
Synonyms of 'awful'
Synonyms of 'Babylonian'
Synonyms of 'baroque'
Synonyms of 'beauteous'
Synonyms of 'beautiful'
Synonyms of 'becoming'
Synonyms of 'beneficial'
Synonyms of 'benevolent'
Synonyms of 'bonny'
Synonyms of 'braw'
Synonyms of 'busy'
Synonyms of 'capital'
Synonyms of 'chaste'
Synonyms of 'chic'
Synonyms of 'chichi'
Synonyms of 'choice'
Synonyms of 'civilized'
Synonyms of 'classical'
Synonyms of 'classy'
Synonyms of 'clear'
Synonyms of 'cogent'
Synonyms of 'commendable'
Synonyms of 'cosmopolitan'
Synonyms of 'cultivated'
Synonyms of 'cultured'
Synonyms of 'dainty'
Synonyms of 'dapper'
Synonyms of 'dashing'
Synonyms of 'debonair'
Synonyms of 'decent'
Synonyms of 'decorous'
Synonyms of 'delicate'
Synonyms of 'deluxe'
Synonyms of 'dignified'
Synonyms of 'direct'
Synonyms of 'discriminating'
Synonyms of 'easy'
Synonyms of 'elaborate'
Synonyms of 'estimable'
Synonyms of 'excellent'
Synonyms of 'exclusive'
Synonyms of 'expedient'
Synonyms of 'exquisite'
Synonyms of 'extravagant'
Synonyms of 'facile'
Synonyms of 'fair'
Synonyms of 'famous'
Synonyms of 'fancy'
Synonyms of 'fastidious'
Synonyms of 'favorable'
Synonyms of 'fine'
Synonyms of 'finished'
Synonyms of 'flamboyant'
Synonyms of 'florid'
Synonyms of 'flowery'
Synonyms of 'flowing'
Synonyms of 'fluent'
Common Adjective Collocations of accomplished
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Common Adjective Collocations of unembarrassed