foil - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate foil

foil is hyphenated as foil

How to pronounce foil

foil is pronounced fŏːēːl

Number of syllables in foil

The number of syllables in foil is 1

What part of speech in foil?

foil can be a transitive verb or a noun

How common in the word foil?

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

What sentiment does foil convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'foil'

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Common collocations before 'foil'

down, each, gold, heavy, inch, made, off, over, piece, place, plate, side, silver, square, wrap

Words with similar spelling to foil

boil, coil, fail, fil, foal, foin, fool, foul, fowl, moil, noil, oil, poil, roil, soil, toil

Synonyms of 'foil'

actor, actress, antagonist, antipode, antipodes, antipole, antithesis, antonym, background, baffle, balk, beat, bilbo, bilk, blast, brave, broadsword, Buffalo, cast down, challenge, character, character actor, check, checkmate, circumvent, claymore, coat, coating, collop, confound, confront, confusion, contra, contravene, converse, counter, counteract, counterbalance, countercheck, countermand, counterpoint, counterpoise, covering, Cross, curb, cut, cutlass, dash, daunt, deal, deceive, defeat, defy, design, destroy, detail, disappoint, discomfit, discomfiture, disconcert, discountenance, diseur, diseuse, dish, disillusion, disk, disrupt, dissatisfy, elude, embarrass, epee, evade, falchion, faze, feeder, figure, film, flake, flap, flummox, fold, form, frustrate, frustration, get around, get round, glaive, hamper, heavy, impede, ingenue, inverse, juvenile, lamella, lamina, lamination, lap, layer, leaf, let down, membrane, mime, mimic, motif, mummer, nonplus, nullify, obverse, offset, opposite, outflank, outgeneral, outguess, outmaneuver, outplay, outreach, outsmart, outwit, overreach, pane, panel, pantomime, pantomimist, Parry, patina, pattern, peel, pellicle, perplex, plait, plank, plate, plating, Player, ply, plywood, rapier, rasher, rattle, rebuff, repulse, restrain, reversal, reverse, rout, ruin, saber, sabotage, safety glass, scale, scimitar, scotch, scum, setting, sheet, skin, slab, slat, slice, soubrette, spike, spoil, stonewall, stooge, straight man, stroller, stump, style, table, tablet, tantalize, tease, theatrical, theme, Thespian, thwart, touch, trouper, tuck, upset, veneer, victimize, villain, wafer

List of anagrams of foil

LIFO, filo

Common Verb Collocations of foil

act, bake, be, can, continue, cook, cover, fold, glister, have, heat, keep, let, line, make, may, place, prevent, put, remove, serf, serve, set, Set, shake, shine, stand, store, wrap, use

Common Conjunction Collocations of foil

and, but, nor, or, Nor

Lists containing foil

Common collocations after 'wrap'
Common collocations of 'wrap'
Words with similar spelling to boil
Words with similar spelling to coil
Words with similar spelling to fail
Words with similar spelling to fil
Words with similar spelling to foal
Words with similar spelling to foin
Words with similar spelling to fool
Words with similar spelling to foul
Words with similar spelling to fowl
Words with similar spelling to moil
Words with similar spelling to noil
Words with similar spelling to oil
Words with similar spelling to poil
Words with similar spelling to roil
Words with similar spelling to soil
Words with similar spelling to toil
Synonyms of 'actor'
Synonyms of 'actress'
Synonyms of 'antagonist'
Synonyms of 'antipodes'
Synonyms of 'antipole'
Synonyms of 'antithesis'
Synonyms of 'antonym'
Synonyms of 'avert'
Synonyms of 'background'
Synonyms of 'bad guy'
Synonyms of 'baffle'
Synonyms of 'balk'
Synonyms of 'beat'
Synonyms of 'bilk'
Synonyms of 'blast'
Synonyms of 'brave'
Synonyms of 'break'
Synonyms of 'Buffalo'
Synonyms of 'challenge'
Synonyms of 'character'
Synonyms of 'check'
Synonyms of 'checkmate'
Synonyms of 'circumvent'
Synonyms of 'coat'
Synonyms of 'coating'
Synonyms of 'collop'
Synonyms of 'confound'
Synonyms of 'confront'
Synonyms of 'confusion'
Synonyms of 'conquer'
Synonyms of 'contra'
Synonyms of 'contrary'
Synonyms of 'converse'
Synonyms of 'counter'
Synonyms of 'counteract'
Synonyms of 'counterbalance'
Synonyms of 'countermand'
Synonyms of 'counterpoint'
Synonyms of 'countervail'
Synonyms of 'covering'
Synonyms of 'Cross'
Synonyms of 'dash'
Synonyms of 'daunt'
Synonyms of 'deal'
Synonyms of 'deceive'
Synonyms of 'defeat'
Synonyms of 'defraud'
Synonyms of 'defy'
Synonyms of 'design'
Synonyms of 'destroy'
Synonyms of 'detail'
Synonyms of 'disappoint'
Synonyms of 'discomfit'
Synonyms of 'discomfiture'
Synonyms of 'disconcert'
Synonyms of 'discountenance'
Synonyms of 'dish'
Synonyms of 'disillusion'
Synonyms of 'disk'
Synonyms of 'disrupt'
Synonyms of 'dissatisfy'
Synonyms of 'elude'
Synonyms of 'evade'
Synonyms of 'feeder'
Synonyms of 'fence'
Synonyms of 'figure'
Synonyms of 'film'
Synonyms of 'flap'
Synonyms of 'flummox'
Synonyms of 'fold'
Synonyms of 'form'
List of anagrams of filo
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