headlong - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate headlong

headlong is hyphenated as head-long

How to pronounce headlong

headlong is pronounced ´hɛd´lŏːŋ

Number of syllables in headlong

The number of syllables in headlong is 2

What part of speech in headlong?

headlong can be an adjective or an adverb

How common in the word headlong?

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

What sentiment does headlong convey?

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Common collocations after 'headlong'

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Common collocations before 'headlong'

before, fall, fell, just, like, man, nearly, over, ran, run, running, rush, side, stop, time

Common collocations of 'headlong'

already, before, fall, fell, felt, first, forward, how, just, life, like, lived, lost, man, men, near, nearly, now, once, over, ran, roar, run, running, rush, side, start, stop, suddenly, time

Words with similar spelling to headlong

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List of anagrams of headlong

longhead

Common Conjunction Collocations of headlong

and, but, nor, or, yet

Lists containing headlong

Synonyms of 'abrupt'
Synonyms of 'abruptly'
Synonyms of 'accident prone'
Synonyms of 'agile'
Synonyms of 'bluff'
Synonyms of 'bold'
Synonyms of 'brash'
Synonyms of 'breakneck'
Synonyms of 'breathless'
Synonyms of 'careless'
Synonyms of 'carelessly'
Synonyms of 'dashing'
Synonyms of 'desperate'
Synonyms of 'desperately'
Synonyms of 'expeditious'
Synonyms of 'express'
Synonyms of 'fast'
Synonyms of 'fiery'
Synonyms of 'fleet'
Synonyms of 'flying'
Synonyms of 'foolhardy'
Synonyms of 'foolish'
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Common Verb Collocations of dived
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Common Adjective Collocations of dashing
Common Adverb Collocations of diving
Common Verb Collocations of fell
Common Verb Collocations of flung
Common Verb Collocations of flaming
Common Verb Collocations of fling
Common Adjective Collocations of flight
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Common Verb Collocations of pitched
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Common Verb Collocations of pitching
Common Adjective Collocations of plunge
Common Adverb Collocations of plunging
Common Adverb Collocations of pitching
Common Verb Collocations of quicksands
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Common Verb Collocations of rush
Common Adjective Collocations of rush
Common Adjective Collocations of rein
Common Adverb Collocations of rushing
Common Verb Collocations of sprawled
Common Verb Collocations of tumbled
Common Verb Collocations of toppled
Common Adjective Collocations of topple
Common Adverb Collocations of tumbled
Common Adverb Collocations of tumbling
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