politely - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate politely

politely is hyphenated as po-lite-ly

How to pronounce politely

politely is pronounced p ə´läɪtlēː

Number of syllables in politely

The number of syllables in politely is 3

What part of speech in politely?

politely is an adverb

How common in the word politely?

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

What sentiment does politely convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'politely'

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Common collocations before 'politely'

answer, ask, away, did, door, down, hand, just, knock, listen, man, stood, thank, very, will

Words with similar spelling to politely

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Common Verb Collocations of politely

add, answer, ask, be, bow, can, decline, do, have, inform, inquire, invite, leave, listen, look, nod, offer, receive, refuse, reply, request, say, smile, take, tell, thank, turn, wait, will, excuse

Common Adverb Collocations of politely

again, as, away, back, coldly, down, enough, ever, firmly, how, however, just, kindly, little, much, not, only, quite, respectfully, so, soon, still, then, too, very, when, where, As, How, quietly

Common Conjunction Collocations of politely

and, but, nor, or