silly - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate silly

silly is hyphenated as sil-ly

How to pronounce silly

silly is pronounced ´s ɪlēː

Number of syllables in silly

The number of syllables in silly is 2

What part of speech in silly?

silly can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word silly?

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

What sentiment does silly convey?

Has a sentiment score of -1 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'silly'

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Common collocations before 'silly'

being, bit, did, how, just, know, like, look, made, seem, sound, such, think, thought, very

Common collocations of 'silly'

any, being, bit, did, felt, get, going, how, it, just, know, like, little, look, made, make, now, only, play, pretty, seem, sound, stop, such, thing, think, thought, time, very, will

Words with similar spelling to silly

billy, dilly, filly, gilly, hilly, illy, sally, silky, silty, skilly, slily, stilly, sully, willy

List of anagrams of silly

slily, yills

Common Verb Collocations of silly

act, ask, be, can, do, feel, get, go, have, knock, know, look, make, may, might, must, realize, say, scare, seem, sound, stop, suppose, talk, think, will, Is, 'll, 're, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of silly

and, but, neither, nor, or, yet

Lists containing silly

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Words with similar spelling to billy
Words with similar spelling to dilly
Words with similar spelling to filly
Words with similar spelling to gilly
Words with similar spelling to hilly
Words with similar spelling to illy
Words with similar spelling to Lilly
Words with similar spelling to Sally
Words with similar spelling to silky
Words with similar spelling to silty
Words with similar spelling to skilly
Words with similar spelling to slily
Words with similar spelling to stilly
Words with similar spelling to willy
Synonyms of 'absurd'
Synonyms of 'airy'
Synonyms of 'apish'
Synonyms of 'asinine'
Synonyms of 'balmy'
Synonyms of 'banal'
Synonyms of 'batty'
Synonyms of 'besotted'
Synonyms of 'Airy'
Synonyms of 'brainless'
Synonyms of 'childish'
Synonyms of 'cockeyed'
Synonyms of 'comical'
Synonyms of 'crazy'
Synonyms of 'credulous'
Synonyms of 'daffy'
Synonyms of 'daft'
Synonyms of 'dilly'
Synonyms of 'dizzy'
Synonyms of 'dopey'
Synonyms of 'doting'
Synonyms of 'dumb'
Synonyms of 'empty'
Synonyms of 'extravagant'
Synonyms of 'fantastic'
Synonyms of 'farcical'
Synonyms of 'fatuous'
Synonyms of 'flaky'
Synonyms of 'flighty'
Synonyms of 'flimsy'
Synonyms of 'fond'
Synonyms of 'fool'
Synonyms of 'foolish'
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