oxymoron - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate oxymoron

oxymoron is hyphenated as ox-y-mo-ron

How to pronounce oxymoron

oxymoron is pronounced ´ɑːks ɪ´mōʊr ɑːn

Number of syllables in oxymoron

The number of syllables in oxymoron is 4

What part of speech in oxymoron?

oxymoron is a noun

How common in the word oxymoron?

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

What sentiment does oxymoron convey?

Has a sentiment score of -1 on a scale of -5 to +5

Words with similar spelling to oxymoron

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Common Verb Collocations of oxymoron

appear, apply, be, can, consider, define, do, give, have, may, need, say, seem, sound, speak, will, use, Is

Common Adjective Collocations of oxymoron

American, much, ultimate

Common Adverb Collocations of oxymoron

actually, almost, as, ever, indeed, necessarily, not, only, practically, really, somewhat, virtually

Common Conjunction Collocations of oxymoron

and, but, or