helplessly - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate helplessly

helplessly is hyphenated as help-less-ly

How to pronounce helplessly

helplessly is pronounced ´hɛlp lɪs lēː

Number of syllables in helplessly

The number of syllables in helplessly is 3

What part of speech in helplessly?

helplessly is an adverb

How common in the word helplessly?

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

What sentiment does helplessly convey?

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Common collocations after 'helplessly'

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Common collocations before 'helplessly'

arm, around, ask, back, began, fell, hand, head, just, look, only, shook, star, stood, watch

Common collocations of 'helplessly'

after, arm, around, ask, back, began, fall, fell, hand, head, just, laugh, leg, little, look, moment, only, other, saw, shook, shoulder, sigh, stand, star, still, stood, turn, watch, well, went

Words with similar spelling to helplessly

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Common Conjunction Collocations of helplessly

and, but, or