killing - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate killing

killing is hyphenated as kill-ing

How to pronounce killing

killing is pronounced ´kɪlɪŋ

Number of syllables in killing

The number of syllables in killing is 2

What part of speech in killing?

killing can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word killing?

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

What sentiment does killing convey?

Has a sentiment score of -3 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'killing'

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Common collocations before 'killing'

after, back, before, did, even, just, know, like, man, start, think, thought, time, will, without

Common collocations of 'killing'

after, around, back, before, did, even, going, has, how, just, kill, know, like, man, men, now, only, other, over, people, start, stop, thing, think, thought, time, two, want, will, without

Words with similar spelling to killing

billing, filling, gilling, kilting, kitling, milling, willing

Common Verb Collocations of killing

accuse, be, burn, capture, charge, destroy, die, do, eat, end, go, have, injure, justify, keep, kill, lay, maim, make, open, prevent, steal, stop, succeed, take, think, will, wound, 're, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of killing

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