older - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate older

older is hyphenated as old-er

How to pronounce older

older is pronounced ´ōʊldər

Number of syllables in older

The number of syllables in older is 2

What part of speech in older?

older is an adjective

How common in the word older?

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

What sentiment does older convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'older'

boy, brother, child, children, girl, look, man, men, now, people, sister, will, woman, women, year

Common collocations before 'older'

even, few, get, like, little, look, man, much, old, only, other, seem, two, year, young

Common collocations of 'older'

age, boy, brother, child, children, did, even, few, get, girl, just, like, little, look, man, men, much, now, old, only, other, people, seem, sister, two, will, woman, women, year, young

Words with similar spelling to older

alder, elder, folder, holder, molder, olden, order, polder, solder

List of anagrams of older

Elrod, drole

Common Verb Collocations of older

age, appear, associate, be, become, can, change, compare, do, find, get, grow, have, help, live, look, make, marry, may, occur, replace, say, see, seem, take, wait, will, work, use, 're

Common Conjunction Collocations of older

and, both, but, either, neither, nor, or, plus, yet, Nor

Lists containing older

Common collocations before 'woman'
Common collocations of 'children'
Common collocations of 'women'
Common collocations before 'brother'
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Common collocations before 'sister'
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Common collocations before 'wise'
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Common collocations of 'experienced'
Common collocations of 'gentleman'
Common collocations of 'Melissa'
Common collocations of 'teenager'
Common collocations of 'Set'
Common collocations before 'mature'
Common collocations of 'mature'
Common collocations of 'veteran'
Common collocations before 'Sleep'
Common collocations of 'Sleep'
Common collocations before 'Phoebe'
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Common collocations of 'demonstration'
Common collocations of 'Connor'
Common collocations of 'dialogue'
Common collocations of 'weathered'
Common collocations before 'Rory'
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Common collocations before 'gaunt'
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Common collocations before 'cynical'
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Common collocations before 'Giles'
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Common collocations before 'Patricia'
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Common collocations of 'Edith'
Common collocations of 'pupil'
Common collocations of 'richly'
Common collocations of 'robust'
Common collocations before 'Cecilia'
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Common collocations of 'Pamela'
Common collocations of 'grime'
Common collocations of 'warden'
Common collocations of 'stylish'
Common collocations before 'toddler'
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Common collocations before 'avatar'
Common collocations of 'avatar'
Common collocations of 'nondescript'
Words with similar spelling to alder
Words with similar spelling to Elder
Words with similar spelling to folder
Words with similar spelling to holder
Words with similar spelling to molder
Words with similar spelling to olden
Words with similar spelling to order
Words with similar spelling to polder
Words with similar spelling to solder
Synonyms of 'antecedent'
Synonyms of 'anterior'
Synonyms of 'anticipatory'
Synonyms of 'centenarian'
Synonyms of 'dean'
Synonyms of 'dotard'
Synonyms of 'doyen'
Synonyms of 'Early'
Synonyms of 'Elder'
Synonyms of 'father'
Synonyms of 'first'
Synonyms of 'fore'
Synonyms of 'foregoing'
Synonyms of 'former'