shrink - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate shrink

shrink is hyphenated as shrink

How to pronounce shrink

shrink is pronounced ʃr ɪŋk

Number of syllables in shrink

The number of syllables in shrink is 1

What part of speech in shrink?

shrink can be a noun or a verb participle

How common in the word shrink?

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

What sentiment does shrink convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'shrink'

after, away, back, before, down, eye, get, like, make, man, never, once, ray, size, violet

Common collocations before 'shrink'

can, did, felt, house, know, life, like, made, never, seem, should, skin, want, watch, will

Common collocations of 'shrink'

away, back, before, did, down, eye, get, know, life, like, little, made, make, man, never, now, once, ray, seem, should, size, skin, small, thought, time, two, want, way, will, world

Words with similar spelling to shrink

shrank, shriek, shrine, shrunk

Common Verb Collocations of shrink

appear, be, begin, can, cause, continue, dispose, do, expand, grow, incline, know, make, may, might, must, need, say, see, seem, shall, should, swell, tend, try, want, will, wrap, use, Let

Common Adjective Collocations of shrink

apt, bold, cold, deep, dry, fair, first, full, good, great, hard, heat, human, last, likely, little, long, many, moral, much, mucous, other, own, public, same, small, such, swell, very, wet

Common Conjunction Collocations of shrink

and, but, neither, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing shrink

Common collocations before 'ray'
Common collocations of 'ray'
Common collocations of 'Wells'
Common collocations before 'violet'
Common collocations of 'lashing'
Common collocations of 'bloodshed'
Words with similar spelling to shrank
Words with similar spelling to shriek
Words with similar spelling to shrine
Words with similar spelling to shrunk
Synonyms of 'abate'
Synonyms of 'ablate'
Synonyms of 'ache'
Synonyms of 'agonize'
Synonyms of 'ail'
Synonyms of 'analyst'
Synonyms of 'anguish'
Synonyms of 'attenuate'
Synonyms of 'avoid'
Synonyms of 'balk'
Synonyms of 'bate'
Synonyms of 'blanch'
Synonyms of 'blench'
Synonyms of 'blink'
Synonyms of 'boggle'
Synonyms of 'concentrate'
Synonyms of 'condense'
Synonyms of 'constrict'
Synonyms of 'consume'
Synonyms of 'corrode'
Synonyms of 'cower'
Synonyms of 'cringe'
Synonyms of 'crumble'
Synonyms of 'decline'
Synonyms of 'decrease'
Synonyms of 'demur'
Synonyms of 'deplete'
Synonyms of 'depreciate'
Synonyms of 'desiccate'
Synonyms of 'diminish'
Synonyms of 'dissipate'
Synonyms of 'dive'
Synonyms of 'dodge'
Synonyms of 'drain'
Synonyms of 'droop'
Synonyms of 'drop'
Synonyms of 'duck'
Synonyms of 'dwindle'
Synonyms of 'ebb'
Synonyms of 'emaciate'
Synonyms of 'equivocate'
Synonyms of 'erode'
Synonyms of 'evade'
Synonyms of 'fade'
Synonyms of 'fail'
Synonyms of 'fall away'
Synonyms of 'fall'
Synonyms of 'falter'
Synonyms of 'fence'
Synonyms of 'flag'
Synonyms of 'flinch'
Common Verb Collocations of appalled
Common Verb Collocations of aghast
Common Verb Collocations of anguished
Common Verb Collocations of apprehensively
Common Verb Collocations of blasted
Common Verb Collocations of bulging
Common Verb Collocations of collapsed
Common Verb Collocations of crouch
Common Verb Collocations of defiant
Common Verb Collocations of dwindled
Common Verb Collocations of declaring
Common Verb Collocations of disgruntled
Common Verb Collocations of dwarfed
Common Adverb Collocations of demigods
Common Verb Collocations of encounter
Common Verb Collocations of expanding
Common Verb Collocations of exposing
Common Verb Collocations of encountering
Common Verb Collocations of expands
Common Verb Collocations of flinched
Common Verb Collocations of frowns
Common Verb Collocations of fades
Common Verb Collocations of fidgeted
Common Verb Collocations of grappling
Common Verb Collocations of girlish
Common Verb Collocations of hedged
Common Verb Collocations of instinctively
Common Verb Collocations of involuntarily
Common Verb Collocations of instinctive
Common Verb Collocations of inflicting
Common Verb Collocations of insignificance
Common Verb Collocations of injuring
Common Adjective Collocations of incinerated
Common Verb Collocations of loser
Common Verb Collocations of nips
Common Verb Collocations of neath
Common Verb Collocations of omnipresence
Common Verb Collocations of pie
Common Verb Collocations of paled
Common Verb Collocations of pricked
Common Adjective Collocations of pumpkin
Common Verb Collocations of quivered
Common Verb Collocations of quail
Common Verb Collocations of quailed
Common Verb Collocations of quelled
Common Verb Collocations of size
Common Verb Collocations of swelling
Common Verb Collocations of shrank
Common Verb Collocations of terror
Common Verb Collocations of tightened
Common Verb Collocations of trembled
Common Verb Collocations of trickle
Common Verb Collocations of tumor
Common Verb Collocations of tougher
Common Verb Collocations of turret
Common Verb Collocations of toil
Common Verb Collocations of timidly
Common Verb Collocations of treading
Common Verb Collocations of tufts
Common Verb Collocations of testicles
Common Verb Collocations of tasteless
Common Verb Collocations of uneasily
Common Verb Collocations of unnaturally
Common Verb Collocations of uttering
Common Verb Collocations of ugliness
Common Verb Collocations of unequal
Common Verb Collocations of uncoiled
Common Verb Collocations of unveiling
Common Verb Collocations of unutterably
Common Verb Collocations of unconquerable
Common Verb Collocations of unpolished