handkerchief - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate handkerchief

handkerchief is hyphenated as hand-ker-chief

How to pronounce handkerchief

handkerchief is pronounced ´hăŋkər tʃɪf

Number of syllables in handkerchief

The number of syllables in handkerchief is 3

What part of speech in handkerchief?

handkerchief is a noun

How common in the word handkerchief?

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

What sentiment does handkerchief convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'handkerchief'

No items found

Common collocations before 'handkerchief'

brow, clean, eye, face, hand, handed, held, like, linen, pocket, pull, put, red, took, white

Common collocations of 'handkerchief'

around, away, back, began, behind, black, brow, clean, cotton, down, even, eye, face, hand, handed, held, holding, like, linen, mouth, off, pocket, pull, put, red, small, take, took, twist, white

Words with similar spelling to handkerchief

No items found

Common Noun Collocations of handkerchief

blood, breast, brow, coat, corner, cotton, end, eye, face, forehead, front, hand, hat, head, lace, lip, mouth, neck, nose, piece, pocket, purse, silk, sleeve, stick, tear, throat, wave, wind, use

Common Verb Collocations of handkerchief

apply, be, begin, bind, blow, can, cover, fan, fasten, get, have, hide, hold, look, mop, polish, press, put, rub, say, spread, steal, stuff, take, tie, twist, wave, wipe, withdraw, use

Common Adjective Collocations of handkerchief

big, black, bloody, blue, cambric, clean, colour, crumple, damp, dirty, drop, dry, embroider, fine, fold, full, huge, large, little, neck, old, own, perfume, red, scent, small, soil, wet, white, yellow

Common Conjunction Collocations of handkerchief

and, but, or

Lists containing handkerchief

Common collocations after 'linen'
Common collocations of 'linen'
Dale Chall Words
Synonyms of 'broom'
Synonyms of 'cap'
Synonyms of 'cleaning'
Synonyms of 'device'
Common Noun Collocations of blew
Common Noun Collocations of brow
Common Noun Collocations of bordered
Common Noun Collocations of balled
Common Noun Collocations of bloodstained
Common Noun Collocations of dabbed
Common Noun Collocations of dab
Common Adjective Collocations of dumpling
Common Noun Collocations of edged
Common Noun Collocations of embroidered
Common Noun Collocations of forehead
Common Noun Collocations of fumbled
Common Noun Collocations of fished
Common Noun Collocations of flags
Common Noun Collocations of fumbling
Common Noun Collocations of fanned
Common Noun Collocations of fanning
Common Noun Collocations of gloves
Common Noun Collocations of gaudy
Common Noun Collocations of hats
Common Noun Collocations of handbag
Common Noun Collocations of hemmed
Common Noun Collocations of knot
Common Noun Collocations of knotted
Common Noun Collocations of linen
Common Noun Collocations of lace
Common Noun Collocations of loosely
Common Noun Collocations of lapel
Common Noun Collocations of ledges
Common Noun Collocations of lacy
Common Noun Collocations of laundered
Common Noun Collocations of mop
Common Noun Collocations of mopped
Common Noun Collocations of mopping
Common Noun Collocations of mockingly
Common Noun Collocations of neckties
Common Noun Collocations of ogre
Common Noun Collocations of outspread
Common Noun Collocations of pocket
Common Adjective Collocations of pocket
Common Noun Collocations of rumpled
Common Noun Collocations of silk
Common Noun Collocations of socks
Common Noun Collocations of tied
Common Noun Collocations of towels
Common Noun Collocations of tying
Common Noun Collocations of trouser
Common Noun Collocations of untied
Common Noun Collocations of umbrellas
Common Noun Collocations of unfastened
Common Noun Collocations of unknotted