idle - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate idle

idle is hyphenated as i-dle

How to pronounce idle

idle is pronounced ´äɪdəl

Number of syllables in idle

The number of syllables in idle is 2

What part of speech in idle?

idle can be a transitive verb or an adjective or an intransitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word idle?

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

What sentiment does idle convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'idle'

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Common collocations before 'idle'

back, down, just, let, like, may, never, nothing, now, sat, sit, stand, standing, such, time

Common collocations of 'idle'

also, back, being, did, down, even, hand, just, knew, know, let, like, make, man, may, moment, much, never, nothing, now, sat, sit, spread, stand, standing, such, time, two, will, work

Words with similar spelling to idle

ide, isle, sidle

List of anagrams of idle

deil, deli, eild, lied, Idel, Leid

Common Verb Collocations of idle

ask, attempt, be, can, deny, do, expect, have, keep, let, lie, make, may, mean, pass, pretend, remain, say, see, seem, sit, speak, speculate, stand, suffer, suppose, talk, think, try, will

Common Adverb Collocations of idle

as, away, enough, even, ever, far, fast, here, how, instead, little, meanwhile, merely, much, never, not, now, often, only, quite, rather, seldom, so, still, there, too, very, well, when, yet

Common Conjunction Collocations of idle

and, but, either, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing idle

Words with similar spelling to ide
Synonyms of 'absurd'
Synonyms of 'airy'
Synonyms of 'amble'
Synonyms of 'asinine'
Synonyms of 'asleep'
Synonyms of 'available'
Synonyms of 'baseless'
Synonyms of 'Airy'
Synonyms of 'cautious'
Synonyms of 'circumspect'
Synonyms of 'coast'
Synonyms of 'crawl'
Synonyms of 'creep'
Synonyms of 'dabble'
Synonyms of 'dally'
Synonyms of 'dawdle'
Synonyms of 'delay'
Synonyms of 'deliberate'
Synonyms of 'dogtrot'
Synonyms of 'dormant'
Synonyms of 'drag'
Synonyms of 'drift'
Synonyms of 'easy'
Synonyms of 'empty'
Synonyms of 'fallow'
Synonyms of 'fatuous'
Synonyms of 'fiddle'
Synonyms of 'fidget'
Synonyms of 'fixed'
Synonyms of 'flagging'
Synonyms of 'fleet'
Synonyms of 'flimsy'
Words with similar spelling to sidle
Words with similar spelling to isle
Synonyms of 'flirt'
Synonyms of 'fool'
Synonyms of 'foolish'
List of anagrams of lied
List of anagrams of deli
List of anagrams of deil
Common Adjective Collocations of amused
Common Adjective Collocations of amusement
Common Adjective Collocations of amid
Common Adjective Collocations of anyhow
Common Adjective Collocations of apprentice
Common Adjective Collocations of amuse
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Common Adjective Collocations of adrift
Common Adjective Collocations of aimless
Common Verb Collocations of belted
Common Adjective Collocations of busy
Common Adjective Collocations of buzz
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Common Adjective Collocations of boast
Common Adjective Collocations of boasting
Common Adjective Collocations of curiosity
Common Adjective Collocations of ceremony
Common Adjective Collocations of complain
Common Adjective Collocations of careless
Common Adjective Collocations of chatter
Common Noun Collocations of decrepit
Common Adjective Collocations of dream
Common Adjective Collocations of deny
Common Adjective Collocations of dreaming
Common Adjective Collocations of drunken
Common Adjective Collocations of dreamer
Common Adjective Collocations of diversion
Common Adjective Collocations of dissipated
Common Adjective Collocations of doze
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Common Verb Collocations of erratically
Common Adjective Collocations of extravagant
Common Adjective Collocations of evaporated
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Common Adjective Collocations of enquire
Common Verb Collocations of freaks
Common Adjective Collocations of flags
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Common Adjective Collocations of feasting
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Common Noun Collocations of gambler
Common Verb Collocations of gossamer
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Common Adjective Collocations of meanwhile
Common Adjective Collocations of meantime
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Common Adjective Collocations of sit
Common Adjective Collocations of sensed
Common Adjective Collocations of spear
Common Adjective Collocations of swinging
Common Adjective Collocations of screw
Common Adjective Collocations of speculation
Common Adjective Collocations of talk
Common Adjective Collocations of tale
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Common Adjective Collocations of throttle
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Common Adjective Collocations of thoughtless
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