nephew - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate nephew

nephew is hyphenated as neph-ew

How to pronounce nephew

nephew is pronounced ´nɛfjōː

Number of syllables in nephew

The number of syllables in nephew is 2

What part of speech in nephew?

nephew is a noun

How common in the word nephew?

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

What sentiment does nephew convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'nephew'

brother, Charles, door, face, first, look, marriage, now, own, put, sister, son, told, will, young

Common collocations before 'nephew'

boy, good, look, made, murder, niece, old, own, saw, see, sister, son, thought, two, year

Common collocations of 'nephew'

after, ask, back, boy, even, face, first, gave, good, just, look, man, murder, niece, now, old, over, own, place, saw, see, sister, son, time, turn, two, want, will, year, young

Words with similar spelling to nephew

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Common Verb Collocations of nephew

accompany, adopt, be, bequeath, bring, can, come, do, give, go, have, hear, leave, look, make, marry, might, murder, pass, say, see, send, should, succeed, take, tell, think, will, write, 's

Common Adverb Collocations of nephew

afterward, again, almost, also, as, away, gaily, here, how, however, instead, late, Lot, much, not, now, only, rather, so, soon, still, then, there, therefore, together, too, very, well, when, why

Common Conjunction Collocations of nephew

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, yet

Lists containing nephew

Common collocations after 'niece'
Common collocations of 'niece'
Common collocations of 'Tristan'
Common collocations before 'Antoine'
Common collocations of 'Antoine'
Common collocations before 'surround'
Common collocations of 'surround'
Common collocations of 'Lorenzo'
Common collocations before 'Hoyt'
Common collocations of 'Hoyt'
Common collocations before 'Lot'
Common collocations of 'Lot'
Synonyms of 'aunt'
Synonyms of 'blood brother'
Synonyms of 'brethren'
Synonyms of 'brother'
Synonyms of 'Bub'
Synonyms of 'Bud'
Synonyms of 'Buddy'
Synonyms of 'country cousin'
Synonyms of 'cousin'
Synonyms of 'daughter'
Synonyms of 'father'
Common Noun Collocations of aunt
Common Noun Collocations of aunts
Common Noun Collocations of cousins
Common Noun Collocations of expendable
Common Noun Collocations of executor
Common Noun Collocations of grand
Common Noun Collocations of grandchildren
Common Noun Collocations of gloomily
Common Noun Collocations of gaily
Common Noun Collocations of grandmothers
Common Noun Collocations of grandchild
Common Noun Collocations of grandsons
Common Noun Collocations of heir
Common Noun Collocations of lout
Common Noun Collocations of niece
Common Noun Collocations of namesake
Common Noun Collocations of nieces
Common Noun Collocations of neigh
Common Verb Collocations of nieces
Common Adjective Collocations of nieces
Common Noun Collocations of orphaned
Common Noun Collocations of sisters
Common Noun Collocations of uncle
Common Noun Collocations of uncles