jerky - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate jerky

jerky is hyphenated as jerk-y

How to pronounce jerky

jerky is pronounced ´dʒ[ə]r kēː

Number of syllables in jerky

The number of syllables in jerky is 2

What part of speech in jerky?

jerky is an adjective

How common in the word jerky?

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

What sentiment does jerky convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'jerky'

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Common collocations before 'jerky'

bit, like, long, made, make, making, move, movement, moving, roll, seem, short, shoulder, walk, watch

Words with similar spelling to jerky

jerry, perky

Common Adverb Collocations of jerky

always, forth, forward, Here, not, once, rather, there, very, pompously

Common Conjunction Collocations of jerky

and, but, or