maternal - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate maternal

maternal is hyphenated as ma-ter-nal

How to pronounce maternal

maternal is pronounced mə´t[ə]r nəl

Number of syllables in maternal

The number of syllables in maternal is 3

What part of speech in maternal?

maternal is an adjective

How common in the word maternal?

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

What sentiment does maternal convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'maternal'

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Common collocations before 'maternal'

any, child, father, first, great, lack, look, married, may, now, other, rich, something, think, very

Words with similar spelling to maternal

material, paternal

Common Conjunction Collocations of maternal

and, both, but, either, or

Lists containing maternal

Words with similar spelling to material
Words with similar spelling to paternal
Synonyms of 'affectionate'
Synonyms of 'ancestral'
Synonyms of 'conjugal'
Synonyms of 'demonstrative'
Synonyms of 'devoted'
Synonyms of 'faithful'
Synonyms of 'fatherly'
Synonyms of 'filial'
Synonyms of 'fond'
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