lanky - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate lanky

lanky is hyphenated as lank-y

How to pronounce lanky

lanky is pronounced ´lăŋkēː

Number of syllables in lanky

The number of syllables in lanky is 2

What part of speech in lanky?

lanky is an adjective

How common in the word lanky?

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

What sentiment does lanky convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'lanky'

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Common collocations before 'lanky'

back, black, boy, face, grown, like, long, look, mother, only, taking, tall, third, turn, went

Words with similar spelling to lanky

hanky, laky, manky

Common Verb Collocations of lanky

be, dress, ease, have, move, pass, prepare, spread, stretch, unfold, wear

Common Adjective Collocations of lanky

age, anxious, awkward, big, black, blond, dark, fair, foot, freckle, good, inky, lean, long, loose, middle, naked, old, raw, red, sandy, six, slow, soft, tall, thin, young, Texan, agricultural, haired

Common Adverb Collocations of lanky

rather, very

Common Conjunction Collocations of lanky

and, but