failing - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate failing

failing is hyphenated as fail-ing

How to pronounce failing

failing is pronounced ´fāɪlɪŋ

Number of syllables in failing

The number of syllables in failing is 2

What part of speech in failing?

failing can be a noun or a preposition

How common in the word failing?

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

What sentiment does failing convey?

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

Common collocations after 'failing'

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Common collocations before 'failing'

after, already, being, down, even, keep, life, like, never, now, only, other, own, people, trying

Common collocations of 'failing'

after, already, any, away, being, best, down, even, felt, find, how, keep, life, like, look, man, many, never, now, only, other, over, own, people, say, see, toward, trying, will, word

Words with similar spelling to failing

ailing, fairing, fatling, filing, railing, sailing, tailing

Common Conjunction Collocations of failing

and, but, either, err, nor, or, yet