explosive - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate explosive

explosive is hyphenated as ex-plo-sive

How to pronounce explosive

explosive is pronounced ɪk´s p lōʊs ɪv

Number of syllables in explosive

The number of syllables in explosive is 3

What part of speech in explosive?

explosive can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word explosive?

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

What sentiment does explosive convey?

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Common collocations after 'explosive'

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Common collocations before 'explosive'

arm, brought, came, fill, has, high, how, know, like, make, much, pound, set, something, two

Common collocations of 'explosive'

arm, away, bag, brought, came, fill, fire, five, full, hand, has, high, how, know, like, make, military, much, off, other, pound, set, side, small, something, stuff, ten, two, very, want

Words with similar spelling to explosive

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Common Conjunction Collocations of explosive

and, but, nor, or

Lists containing explosive

Synonyms of 'alarming'
Synonyms of 'articulation'
Synonyms of 'aspiration'
Synonyms of 'assimilation'
Synonyms of 'bad'
Synonyms of 'bilabial'
Synonyms of 'bomb'
Synonyms of 'check'
Synonyms of 'combustible'
Synonyms of 'consonant'
Synonyms of 'critical'
Synonyms of 'dangerous'
Synonyms of 'diphthong'
Synonyms of 'dynamite'
Synonyms of 'edgy'
Synonyms of 'emotional'
Synonyms of 'eruptive'
Synonyms of 'excitable'
Synonyms of 'fiery'
Common Noun Collocations of ammunition
Common Adjective Collocations of ammunition
Common Noun Collocations of backpack
Common Noun Collocations of blasting
Common Adjective Collocations of bullets
Common Adjective Collocations of bombs
Common Adjective Collocations of blasting
Common Adjective Collocations of booby
Common Adjective Collocations of crackle
Common Noun Collocations of detonation
Common Adjective Collocations of devices
Common Adjective Collocations of dynamite
Common Adjective Collocations of detonated
Common Adjective Collocations of detonation
Common Adjective Collocations of enthralled
Common Noun Collocations of fireworks
Common Noun Collocations of firearms
Common Noun Collocations of grenades
Common Adjective Collocations of gingerly
Common Adjective Collocations of guffaw
Common Adjective Collocations of harpoon
Common Noun Collocations of incendiary
Common Adjective Collocations of ignition
Common Adjective Collocations of improvised
Common Adjective Collocations of ignite
Common Adjective Collocations of incendiary
Common Adjective Collocations of igniting
Common Adjective Collocations of mixture
Common Adjective Collocations of nuclear
Common Adjective Collocations of nitroglycerine
Common Adjective Collocations of ordnance
Common Adjective Collocations of outbursts
Common Adjective Collocations of ousted
Common Noun Collocations of poisons
Common Adjective Collocations of potentially
Common Adjective Collocations of quartet
Common Adjective Collocations of roaring
Common Adjective Collocations of shells
Common Adjective Collocations of thud
Common Adjective Collocations of tons
Common Adjective Collocations of unreasoning