lighten - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate lighten

lighten is hyphenated as light-en

How to pronounce lighten

lighten is pronounced ´läɪtən

Number of syllables in lighten

The number of syllables in lighten is 2

What part of speech in lighten?

lighten can be a transitive verb or an intransitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word lighten?

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

What sentiment does lighten convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'lighten'

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Common collocations before 'lighten'

again, began, did, eye, face, felt, heart, just, made, now, seem, start, trying, way, will

Words with similar spelling to lighten

lighter, righten, tighten

Common Conjunction Collocations of lighten

and, but, either, nor, or