retiring - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate retiring

retiring is hyphenated as re-tir-ing

How to pronounce retiring

retiring is pronounced r ɪ´täɪər ɪŋ

Number of syllables in retiring

The number of syllables in retiring is 3

What part of speech in retiring?

retiring is an adjective

How common in the word retiring?

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

What sentiment does retiring convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'retiring'

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Common collocations before 'retiring'

after, before, department, done, known, little, look, seem, since, start, talk, think, time, will, year

Words with similar spelling to retiring

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Common Verb Collocations of retiring

be, bed, continue, discharge, do, feel, follow, have, judge, keep, leave, look, lose, make, may, provide, pursue, reach, receive, replace, rest, rise, say, see, shall, sleep, take, talk, think, will

Common Conjunction Collocations of retiring

and, but, or, Nor