ridicule - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate ridicule

ridicule is hyphenated as rid-i-cule

How to pronounce ridicule

ridicule is pronounced ´r ɪdə´kjōːl

Number of syllables in ridicule

The number of syllables in ridicule is 3

What part of speech in ridicule?

ridicule can be a transitive verb or a noun

How common in the word ridicule?

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

What sentiment does ridicule convey?

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Words with similar spelling to ridicule

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Common Verb Collocations of ridicule

abuse, avoid, be, bring, can, cast, do, escape, excite, expose, give, have, heap, hold, incur, make, may, might, pour, provoke, receive, say, scorn, see, throw, treat, turn, will, use, subject

Common Conjunction Collocations of ridicule

and, but, either, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing ridicule

Synonyms of 'arrogance'
Synonyms of 'badinage'
Synonyms of 'banter'
Synonyms of 'caricature'
Synonyms of 'chaff'
Synonyms of 'contemn'
Synonyms of 'contempt'
Synonyms of 'contumely'
Synonyms of 'Dare'
Synonyms of 'defy'
Synonyms of 'denigrate'
Synonyms of 'denounce'
Synonyms of 'deprecate'
Synonyms of 'depreciate'
Synonyms of 'depreciation'
Synonyms of 'deride'
Synonyms of 'derision'
Synonyms of 'despise'
Synonyms of 'despite'
Synonyms of 'discourtesy'
Synonyms of 'discredit'
Synonyms of 'disdain'
Synonyms of 'disesteem'
Synonyms of 'dishonor'
Synonyms of 'dismiss'
Synonyms of 'disparage'
Synonyms of 'disparagement'
Synonyms of 'disrespect'
Synonyms of 'exchange'
Synonyms of 'exclusiveness'
Synonyms of 'fleer'
Synonyms of 'flout'
Common Noun Collocations of butt
Common Noun Collocations of contempt
Common Verb Collocations of contempt
Common Noun Collocations of disgrace
Common Noun Collocations of derision
Common Verb Collocations of despised
Common Verb Collocations of denounced
Common Verb Collocations of exposing
Common Verb Collocations of exploding
Common Verb Collocations of exposes
Common Noun Collocations of hatred
Common Noun Collocations of heaped
Common Noun Collocations of heaping
Common Verb Collocations of humbling
Common Noun Collocations of intimidation
Common Noun Collocations of jeers
Common Noun Collocations of mirth
Common Verb Collocations of mocked
Common Verb Collocations of muddled
Common Verb Collocations of mimicked
Common Verb Collocations of mercilessly
Common Noun Collocations of northbound
Common Noun Collocations of odium
Common Noun Collocations of parody
Common Verb Collocations of resuming
Common Noun Collocations of teasing
Common Verb Collocations of teased
Common Verb Collocations of tumultuous