sailing - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate sailing

sailing is hyphenated as sail-ing

How to pronounce sailing

sailing is pronounced ´s āɪlɪŋ

Number of syllables in sailing

The number of syllables in sailing is 2

What part of speech in sailing?

sailing is a noun

How common in the word sailing?

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

What sentiment does sailing convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'sailing'

across, around, away, back, boat, down, great, off, over, ship, through, time, toward, vessel, wind

Common collocations before 'sailing'

before, day, days, good, just, like, moment, saw, sea, see, seen, sent, smooth, still, went

Words with similar spelling to sailing

ailing, failing, railing, sapling, snailing, tailing

List of anagrams of sailing

aisling, nilgais

Common Noun Collocations of sailing

air, boat, cloud, coast, date, day, direction, England, Europe, eve, flag, fleet, hour, island, master, ocean, order, point, port, river, sea, ship, sky, time, vessel, water, wind, world, New, York

Common Verb Collocations of sailing

be, boat, can, canoe, come, delay, dive, do, find, go, have, hike, kayak, know, prevent, reach, ride, row, see, send, ski, snorkel, swim, turn, will, waterskiing, windsurf, 'll, 're, 's

Common Adverb Collocations of sailing

again, along, as, away, back, close, directly, down, ever, far, fast, forth, fro, here, however, just, nearly, not, now, round, slowly, so, too, up, very, well, west, westward, when, where

Common Conjunction Collocations of sailing

and, but, Knut, nor, or, yet