sickly - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate sickly

sickly is hyphenated as sick-ly

How to pronounce sickly

sickly is pronounced ´s ɪklēː

Number of syllables in sickly

The number of syllables in sickly is 2

What part of speech in sickly?

sickly can be an adjective or an adverb

How common in the word sickly?

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

What sentiment does sickly convey?

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Common collocations after 'sickly'

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Common collocations before 'sickly'

cold, frail, gave, hand, like, look, now, own, pink, saw, skin, still, turn, white, woman

Common collocations of 'sickly'

brought, cold, death, face, fill, frail, gave, hand, just, know, like, lip, look, man, mother, mouth, now, open, own, pink, saw, skin, still, sweet, turn, warm, weight, white, woman, young

Words with similar spelling to sickly

sickle

Lists containing sickly

Common collocations after 'frail'
Common collocations of 'frail'
Words with similar spelling to sickle
Words with similar spelling to tickly
Synonyms of 'achromic'
Synonyms of 'anemic'
Synonyms of 'ashen'
Synonyms of 'bloodless'
Synonyms of 'cadaverous'
Synonyms of 'colorless'
Synonyms of 'dead'
Synonyms of 'delicate'
Synonyms of 'dim'
Synonyms of 'dingy'
Synonyms of 'dull'
Synonyms of 'enervated'
Synonyms of 'failing'
Synonyms of 'faint'
Synonyms of 'fallow'
Synonyms of 'feeble'
Synonyms of 'flat'
Common Adjective Collocations of assorted
Common Adjective Collocations of deathly
Common Adjective Collocations of deformed
Common Adjective Collocations of delirious
Common Adjective Collocations of frantic
Common Adjective Collocations of feeble
Common Adjective Collocations of frail
Common Adjective Collocations of freckled
Common Adjective Collocations of glare
Common Adjective Collocations of grudging
Common Adjective Collocations of guttering
Common Adjective Collocations of jarring
Common Adjective Collocations of jessamine
Common Adjective Collocations of longed
Common Adjective Collocations of laboured
Common Adjective Collocations of lukewarm
Common Adjective Collocations of languor
Common Adjective Collocations of mildew
Common Adjective Collocations of quivered
Common Adjective Collocations of quack
Common Adjective Collocations of qualm
Common Adjective Collocations of reek
Common Adjective Collocations of tallow
Common Adjective Collocations of underfed