protective - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate protective

protective is hyphenated as pro-tec-tive

How to pronounce protective

protective is pronounced p r ə´tɛktɪv

Number of syllables in protective

The number of syllables in protective is 3

What part of speech in protective?

protective can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word protective?

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

What sentiment does protective convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'protective'

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Common collocations before 'protective'

also, felt, fiercely, form, like, now, off, put, room, self, through, under, very, within, without

Common collocations of 'protective'

also, arm, around, back, being, came, did, down, even, felt, fiercely, form, just, like, now, off, over, own, people, put, room, self, through, time, two, under, very, within, without, wore

Words with similar spelling to protective

projective

Common Verb Collocations of protective

act, be, build, can, coat, cover, exert, favor, feel, form, have, hold, issue, may, move, provide, seek, seem, serf, serve, should, suggest, support, surround, take, tend, think, wear, will, use

Common Conjunction Collocations of protective

and, but, either, nor, or

Lists containing protective

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