holding - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate holding

holding is hyphenated as hold-ing

How to pronounce holding

holding is pronounced ´hōʊldɪŋ

Number of syllables in holding

The number of syllables in holding is 2

What part of speech in holding?

holding can be a noun or an intransitive verb

How common in the word holding?

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

What sentiment does holding convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'holding'

arm, back, breath, close, down, each, gun, hand, head, like, look, other, over, small, sword

Common collocations before 'holding'

arm, around, back, came, down, hand, like, look, man, men, other, over, still, stood, woman

Common collocations of 'holding'

arm, around, back, breath, came, close, door, down, each, eye, front, hand, head, just, left, like, look, man, men, open, other, over, see, side, small, something, still, stood, two, woman

Words with similar spelling to holding

hilding, molding

Common Adverb Collocations of holding

again, around, as, back, close, down, even, ever, far, fast, forth, gently, long, merely, much, not, now, once, only, simply, slowly, so, still, then, there, together, up, very, when, tightly

Common Conjunction Collocations of holding

and, but, either, err, neither, nor, or, yet

Lists containing holding

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Words with similar spelling to Golding
Words with similar spelling to hilding
Words with similar spelling to molding
Synonyms of 'absorbing'
Synonyms of 'attractive'
Synonyms of 'bearing'
Synonyms of 'benefit'
Synonyms of 'blessed with'
Synonyms of 'Block'
Synonyms of 'bracing'
Synonyms of 'burdened'
Synonyms of 'claim'
Synonyms of 'colony'
Synonyms of 'common'
Synonyms of 'compelling'
Synonyms of 'compulsive'
Synonyms of 'driving'
Synonyms of 'easement'
Synonyms of 'enchanting'
Synonyms of 'engaging'
Synonyms of 'engrossing'
Synonyms of 'equity'
Synonyms of 'estate'
Synonyms of 'farm'
Synonyms of 'fascinating'
Synonyms of 'fee simple'
Synonyms of 'feud'
Common Noun Collocations of dwarf