mournful - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate mournful

mournful is hyphenated as mourn-ful

How to pronounce mournful

mournful is pronounced ´mōʊr nfʊl

Number of syllables in mournful

The number of syllables in mournful is 2

What part of speech in mournful?

mournful is an adjective

How common in the word mournful?

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

What sentiment does mournful convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'mournful'

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Common collocations before 'mournful'

around, came, distance, face, gave, heard, like, long, look, low, made, make, off, sight, sound

Common collocations of 'mournful'

across, after, around, back, came, deep, distance, eye, face, gave, great, heard, let, like, long, look, low, made, make, much, off, play, same, second, sight, something, sound, tap, walk, went

Words with similar spelling to mournful

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Common Verb Collocations of mournful

abandon, be, bear, break, cast, celebrate, choose, deposit, do, feel, find, follow, give, go, have, hear, look, make, might, resound, say, see, seem, set, sing, stand, think, walk, weep, will

Common Adverb Collocations of mournful

again, always, as, away, back, deeply, even, ever, how, however, indeed, much, not, now, once, only, perhaps, so, sometime, still, then, there, together, too, very, when, where, yet, How, unspeakably

Common Conjunction Collocations of mournful

and, but, or, Nor