oakum - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate oakum

oakum is hyphenated as oa-kum

How to pronounce oakum

oakum is pronounced ´ōʊkəm

Number of syllables in oakum

The number of syllables in oakum is 2

What part of speech in oakum?

oakum is a noun

How common in the word oakum?

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

What sentiment does oakum convey?

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Words with similar spelling to oakum

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Common Verb Collocations of oakum

be, burn, cast, caulk, dispute, drive, fade, grow, keep, lie, look, make, may, pack, pause, pick, pull, put, set, stuff, supply, wad, want, wave, wet

Common Adjective Collocations of oakum

bale, break, busy, coal, coarse, deck, dip, few, first, full, grizzle, hard, lead, light, low, mere, old, other, perch, pick, salt, stupid, twist, usual

Common Adverb Collocations of oakum

always, firmly, now, slowly

Common Conjunction Collocations of oakum

and, but, or