sleeping - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate sleeping

sleeping is hyphenated as sleep-ing

How to pronounce sleeping

sleeping is pronounced ´s lēːp ɪŋ

Number of syllables in sleeping

The number of syllables in sleeping is 2

What part of speech in sleeping?

sleeping can be a noun or an adjective or a verb participle

How common in the word sleeping?

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

What sentiment does sleeping convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'sleeping'

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Common collocations before 'sleeping'

around, baby, back, child, did, down, like, look, over, room, still, through, time, two, will

Common collocations of 'sleeping'

around, baby, back, before, between, boy, child, did, down, first, how, just, like, look, never, old, only, over, people, room, saw, still, take, thought, through, time, took, trouble, two, will

Words with similar spelling to sleeping

sleeving, sweeping

List of anagrams of sleeping


Common Verb Collocations of sleeping

appear, awaken, be, bring, can, catch, cause, come, crawl, do, dream, eat, find, get, go, have, let, lie, might, must, seem, should, suppose, take, think, wake, will, use, 're, 's

Common Adjective Collocations of sleeping

African, awake, bare, car, counter, dead, eat, express, first, giant, good, half, late, little, long, many, much, next, old, open, other, own, poor, same, sickness, small, such, the, well, whole

Common Adverb Collocations of sleeping

alone, as, badly, either, else, even, fast, here, just, much, never, not, now, only, rather, so, still, then, there, together, tonight, too, very, well, when, where, why, peacefully, quietly, soundly

Common Conjunction Collocations of sleeping

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