rueful - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate rueful

rueful is hyphenated as rue-ful

How to pronounce rueful

rueful is pronounced ´r ōːfʊl

Number of syllables in rueful

The number of syllables in rueful is 2

What part of speech in rueful?

rueful is an adjective

How common in the word rueful?

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

What sentiment does rueful convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'rueful'

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Common collocations before 'rueful'

add, big, carefully, did, even, gave, head, lip, man, mouth, put, read, shook, smile, twist

Common collocations of 'rueful'

add, almost, ask, big, carefully, certain, come, did, even, gave, head, heard, kid, laugh, lip, man, met, mouth, mutter, old, product, put, ran, read, shook, sigh, smile, tiny, twist, woman

Words with similar spelling to rueful

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Common Verb Collocations of rueful

ask, assent, be, break, bring, cast, contain, curve, feel, fold, give, have, hear, issue, look, lurk, make, manage, mourn, pen, pull, quirk, regard, render, reply, say, sit, tell, turn, twist

Common Conjunction Collocations of rueful

and, but, Nor