hostage - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate hostage

hostage is hyphenated as hos-tage

How to pronounce hostage

hostage is pronounced ´hɑːs tɪdʒ

Number of syllables in hostage

The number of syllables in hostage is 2

What part of speech in hostage?

hostage is a noun

How common in the word hostage?

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

What sentiment does hostage convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'hostage'

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Common collocations before 'hostage'

American, any, being, free, get, held, hold, holding, kill, other, take, third, two, want, will

Common collocations of 'hostage'

American, any, arm, being, can, dead, free, get, going, held, hold, holding, kill, let, like, look, only, other, people, remain, rescue, see, six, take, taking, third, three, two, want, will

Words with similar spelling to hostage


Common Adverb Collocations of hostage

as, here, home, however, likewise, long, nevertheless, not, now, often, only, perhaps, so, then, there, unequivocally

Common Conjunction Collocations of hostage

and, but, or