futile - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate futile

futile is hyphenated as fu-tile

How to pronounce futile

futile is pronounced ´fjōːtəl

Number of syllables in futile

The number of syllables in futile is 2

What part of speech in futile?

futile is an adjective

How common in the word futile?

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

What sentiment does futile convey?

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

Common collocations after 'futile'

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Common collocations before 'futile'

after, arm, back, did, how, knew, last, life, made, only, over, own, search, seem, small

Common collocations of 'futile'

after, arm, back, before, body, did, hour, house, how, knew, last, life, like, long, made, making, man, men, only, over, own, probably, search, seem, side, small, such, time, went, will

Words with similar spelling to futile

fusile, rutile, utile

Common Verb Collocations of futile

appear, argue, attempt, be, become, do, engage, escape, find, get, give, have, keep, know, look, make, may, must, prevent, prove, render, save, see, seem, stop, think, try, waste, will, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of futile

and, but, neither, nor, or, yet