pretext - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate pretext

pretext is hyphenated as pre-text

How to pronounce pretext

pretext is pronounced ´p r ēːtɛks t

Number of syllables in pretext

The number of syllables in pretext is 2

What part of speech in pretext?

pretext is a noun

How common in the word pretext?

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

What sentiment does pretext convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'pretext'

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Common collocations before 'pretext'

any, around, call, incident, it, left, meeting, men, off, political, sent, take, under, way, without

Words with similar spelling to pretext

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Common Verb Collocations of pretext

afford, be, become, can, defend, do, find, furnish, get, give, go, have, look, make, might, must, need, protect, provide, search, see, seek, seize, serf, serve, take, want, will, wish, use

Common Conjunction Collocations of pretext

and, but, either, nor, or