embankment - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate embankment

embankment is hyphenated as em-bank-ment

How to pronounce embankment

embankment is pronounced ɛm´băŋkmənt

Number of syllables in embankment

The number of syllables in embankment is 3

What part of speech in embankment?

embankment is a noun

How common in the word embankment?

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

What sentiment does embankment convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'embankment'

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Common collocations before 'embankment'

along, back, down, edge, near, opposite, over, ran, remain, side, slid, street, toward, walk, way

Common collocations of 'embankment'

along, around, away, back, bottom, boy, cross, down, edge, just, made, near, new, off, opposite, over, painted, pull, ran, remain, roll, side, slid, street, take, toward, walk, way, wet, wide

Words with similar spelling to embankment


Common Verb Collocations of embankment

adopt, be, build, can, come, consist, describe, fall, form, have, judge, lead, leave, look, make, may, must, pick, place, push, raise, run, should, show, surround, throw, topple, tumble, will, construct

Common Adverb Collocations of embankment

almost, already, also, as, away, boldly, ever, far, frequently, gently, here, just, little, not, only, recently, so, then, together, well, when, where, smoothly

Common Conjunction Collocations of embankment

and, but, either, nor, or