sixteen - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate sixteen

sixteen is hyphenated as six-teen

How to pronounce sixteen

sixteen is pronounced ´s ɪks ´tēːn

Number of syllables in sixteen

The number of syllables in sixteen is 2

What part of speech in sixteen?

sixteen can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word sixteen?

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

What sentiment does sixteen convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'sixteen'

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Common collocations before 'sixteen'

after, age, back, between, boy, day, how, look, now, only, over, three, time, turn, year

Common collocations of 'sixteen'

after, age, back, before, between, boy, day, even, first, get, how, just, know, last, like, look, now, number, only, over, since, six, sweet, three, time, turn, two, way, will, year

Words with similar spelling to sixteen

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List of anagrams of sixteen


Common Noun Collocations of sixteen

age, army, boy, cent, child, daughter, day, dollar, foot, girl, gun, home, hour, inch, lad, man, member, mile, million, month, numb, page, period, person, pound, shilling, time, week, year, malis

Common Adjective Collocations of sixteen

age, different, distant, early, few, first, foot, fourteen, half, high, hour, inch, last, little, long, many, month, much, next, old, other, page, past, representative, sweet, thirty, to, wide, year, young

Common Conjunction Collocations of sixteen

and, but, nor, or, yet