gingerly - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate gingerly

gingerly is hyphenated as gin-ger-ly

How to pronounce gingerly

gingerly is pronounced ´dʒɪndʒər lēː

Number of syllables in gingerly

The number of syllables in gingerly is 3

What part of speech in gingerly?

gingerly can be an adjective or an adverb

How common in the word gingerly?

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

What sentiment does gingerly convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'gingerly'

back, chair, door, down, edge, hand, leg, lift, open, over, pull, room, test, through, toward

Common collocations before 'gingerly'

arm, down, finger, hand, head, held, holding, lower, man, off, over, sat, took, very, walk

Common collocations of 'gingerly'

along, arm, around, back, door, down, edge, felt, finger, hand, head, held, holding, leg, lift, little, look, lower, open, over, pull, put, room, sat, through, took, toward, very, walk, way

Words with similar spelling to gingerly

gingelly, gingery

Common Noun Collocations of gingerly

arm, back, bed, cheek, crate, door, edge, end, fashion, finger, floor, foot, forefinger, front, grind, gun, hand, head, man, road, room, side, stair, step, table, thumb, tip, trepidation, water, way

Common Verb Collocations of gingerly

accord, apply, be, carry, clutch, dip, do, foot, handle, have, lean, make, move, must, perch, pick, push, put, rise, roost, say, sit, slip, step, take, taste, touch, treat, trip, walk

Common Adjective Collocations of gingerly

afraid, careful, clothe, dark, explosive, few, first, furtive, greasy, great, heat, horrify, hot, large, last, little, long, mix, open, possible, proper, round, sad, such, unused, very, well

Common Adverb Collocations of gingerly

back, down, enough, far, forth, much, out, rather, slowly, so, then, up, very, whereby, gracefully

Common Conjunction Collocations of gingerly

and, but, or