expectant - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate expectant

expectant is hyphenated as ex-pec-tant

How to pronounce expectant

expectant is pronounced ɪk´s p ɛktənt

Number of syllables in expectant

The number of syllables in expectant is 3

What part of speech in expectant?

expectant can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word expectant?

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

What sentiment does expectant convey?

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Common collocations after 'expectant'

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Common collocations before 'expectant'

back, eye, face, felt, gave, hair, hundred, like, look, sat, saw, see, stood, turn, watch

Common collocations of 'expectant'

back, between, bright, each, eye, face, felt, fire, first, gave, hair, heart, hundred, like, look, lower, made, nothing, peer, sat, saw, see, stood, studied, tail, taking, turn, wait, watch, went

Words with similar spelling to expectant

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List of anagrams of expectant


Common Verb Collocations of expectant

advance, assume, be, become, can, cast, compare, draw, enter, entitle, fill, give, grant, grow, have, hide, leave, look, may, meet, nurse, put, read, shall, should, sit, stand, turn, wait, will

Common Conjunction Collocations of expectant

and, but, or