forty - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate forty

forty is hyphenated as for-ty

How to pronounce forty

forty is pronounced ´fŏːr tēː

Number of syllables in forty

The number of syllables in forty is 2

What part of speech in forty?

forty can be a noun or a definite article

How common in the word forty?

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

What sentiment does forty convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'forty'

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Common collocations before 'forty'

after, age, almost, five, hundred, last, man, nearly, next, now, only, over, took, twenty, two

Common collocations of 'forty'

after, age, almost, back, first, five, has, hour, hundred, just, last, like, look, man, maybe, nearly, next, now, only, over, past, six, take, three, time, took, twenty, two, will, within

Words with similar spelling to forty

dorty, footy, foray, forby, forky, forte, forth

Common Verb Collocations of forty

age, be, can, consist, contain, die, do, exceed, find, follow, get, go, have, kill, leave, live, look, lose, make, pass, remain, say, spend, take, wander, will, wound, write, 're, 's

Common Adjective Collocations of forty

age, and, early, eight, few, fifth, first, five, foot, four, high, hour, last, little, long, minute, much, next, nine, ninth, old, one, past, second, seven, six, three, two, wide, year

Common Conjunction Collocations of forty

and, but, inland, minus, nor, or, yet