retain - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate retain

retain is hyphenated as re-tain

How to pronounce retain

retain is pronounced r ɪ´tāɪn

Number of syllables in retain

The number of syllables in retain is 2

What part of speech in retain?

retain is a transitive verb

How common in the word retain?

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

What sentiment does retain convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'retain'

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Common collocations before 'retain'

able, allowed, also, can, did, let, might, order, seem, should, still, though, tried, want, will

Words with similar spelling to retain

betain, detain, regain, remain, retail, retrain

List of anagrams of retain

ratine, retina, Nerita, Ranite, Renita, Terina, nerita

Common Conjunction Collocations of retain

and, apprehend, but, either, neither, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing retain

Words with similar spelling to detain
Words with similar spelling to retail
Synonyms of 'balance'
Synonyms of 'ballast'
Synonyms of 'bespeak'
Synonyms of 'book'
Synonyms of 'brief'
Synonyms of 'cite'
Synonyms of 'cling'
Synonyms of 'conserve'
Synonyms of 'cork'
Synonyms of 'counterbalance'
Synonyms of 'detain'
Synonyms of 'employ'
Synonyms of 'engage'
Synonyms of 'enjoin'
Synonyms of 'enlist'
Synonyms of 'extend'
Synonyms of 'firm'
Common Verb Collocations of affection
Common Verb Collocations of ethereal
Common Verb Collocations of fondness
Common Verb Collocations of faculties
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List of anagrams of retina
Synonyms of 'cherish'
Words with similar spelling to retrain
Words with similar spelling to remain
Words with similar spelling to Regain
Words with similar spelling to Petain
Words with similar spelling to betain
Common Verb Collocations of unabridged
Common Verb Collocations of unimpaired
Common Verb Collocations of undismayed
Common Verb Collocations of unconquerable
Common Verb Collocations of unearned
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