shocking - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate shocking

shocking is hyphenated as shock-ing

How to pronounce shocking

shocking is pronounced ´ʃɑːkēːŋ

Number of syllables in shocking

The number of syllables in shocking is 2

What part of speech in shocking?

shocking is an adjective

How common in the word shocking?

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

What sentiment does shocking convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'shocking'

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Common collocations before 'shocking'

again, black, did, even, has, it, just, life, many, most, now, something, such, through, way

Common collocations of 'shocking'

after, again, black, came, did, edition, even, has, idea, it, just, life, made, many, most, now, other, page, really, say, something, sometimes, such, tell, through, toward, two, way, week, will

Words with similar spelling to shocking

smocking, stocking

Common Verb Collocations of shocking

appear, avoid, be, can, come, consider, discover, do, find, have, hear, know, learn, make, may, must, ought, realize, receive, relate, reveal, rock, say, see, seem, sound, think, will, Is, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of shocking

and, but, nor, or, Nor