mourning - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate mourning

mourning is hyphenated as mourn-ing

How to pronounce mourning

mourning is pronounced ´mōʊr nɪŋ

Number of syllables in mourning

The number of syllables in mourning is 2

What part of speech in mourning?

mourning can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word mourning?

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

What sentiment does mourning convey?

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

Common collocations after 'mourning'

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Common collocations before 'mourning'

black, deep, down, dress, gray, like, man, put, still, time, voice, week, wore, year, young

Common collocations of 'mourning'

after, away, black, daughter, day, days, deep, down, dress, gray, head, knew, like, man, might, mother, old, put, sign, spent, still, thought, through, time, voice, week, will, wore, year, young

Words with similar spelling to mourning


Common Verb Collocations of mourning

be, carry, change, clothe, cry, dance, declare, do, drape, dress, follow, forbid, give, go, have, leave, make, might, must, put, raise, see, seem, should, turn, wear, weep, will, 're, 's

Common Adverb Collocations of mourning

already, also, as, away, back, even, ever, here, however, instead, long, much, never, not, now, once, only, over, perhaps, rather, so, still, then, too, well, when, where, why, yet, How

Common Conjunction Collocations of mourning

and, but, neither, nor, or, yet