oldest - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate oldest

oldest is hyphenated as old-est

How to pronounce oldest

oldest is pronounced ´ōʊldɪs t

Number of syllables in oldest

The number of syllables in oldest is 2

What part of speech in oldest?

oldest is an adjective

How common in the word oldest?

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

What sentiment does oldest convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'oldest'

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Common collocations before 'oldest'

before, being, day, down, even, name, now, only, over, parent, second, since, two, world, year

Words with similar spelling to oldest

eldest

Common Conjunction Collocations of oldest

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