respite - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate respite

respite is hyphenated as res-pite

How to pronounce respite

respite is pronounced ´r ɛs p ɪt

Number of syllables in respite

The number of syllables in respite is 2

What part of speech in respite?

respite can be a transitive verb or a noun

How common in the word respite?

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

What sentiment does respite convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'respite'

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Common collocations before 'respite'

even, five, gave, given, just, long, moment, need, now, only, pray, short, take, thought, without

Words with similar spelling to respite

despite, respire

List of anagrams of respite


Common Verb Collocations of respite

afford, allow, ask, be, bring, can, do, enable, enjoy, find, gain, get, give, grant, have, know, make, may, might, obtain, procure, provide, secure, seek, seem, send, shall, suffer, take, will

Common Adverb Collocations of respite

again, almost, also, as, away, even, far, forward, hardly, however, just, late, long, merely, much, not, now, oft, only, over, quickly, rather, so, then, therefore, thus, together, very, well, when

Common Conjunction Collocations of respite

and, but, nor, or, yet, Nor