sly - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate sly

sly is hyphenated as sly

How to pronounce sly

sly is pronounced s läɪ

Number of syllables in sly

The number of syllables in sly is 1

What part of speech in sly?

sly is an adjective

How common in the word sly?

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

What sentiment does sly convey?

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Common collocations after 'sly'

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Common collocations before 'sly'

ask, back, black, face, few, gave, just, look, now, people, small, smile, turn, very, woman

Words with similar spelling to sly

fly, ply, say, shy, sky, slay, sley, sny, soy, spy, sty

List of anagrams of sly

Lys, Syl

Lists containing sly

Dale Chall Words
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Words with similar spelling to ply
Words with similar spelling to Say
Words with similar spelling to sky
Words with similar spelling to slay
Words with similar spelling to sley
Words with similar spelling to spy
Synonyms of 'acute'
Synonyms of 'adroit'
Synonyms of 'arch'
Synonyms of 'artful'
Synonyms of 'astute'
Synonyms of 'back door'
Synonyms of 'backstairs'
Synonyms of 'Byzantine'
Synonyms of 'cagey'
Synonyms of 'calculating'
Synonyms of 'canny'
Synonyms of 'clan'
Synonyms of 'clandestine'
Synonyms of 'clever'
Synonyms of 'covert'
Synonyms of 'crafty'
Synonyms of 'cunning'
Synonyms of 'deceitful'
Synonyms of 'deep'
Synonyms of 'designing'
Synonyms of 'devious'
Synonyms of 'dexterous'
Synonyms of 'diplomatic'
Synonyms of 'disingenuous'
Synonyms of 'downy'
Synonyms of 'evasive'
Synonyms of 'feline'
List of anagrams of Lys
List of anagrams of Syl
Common Adverb Collocations of cunning
Common Adjective Collocations of elvish
Common Adjective Collocations of fox
Common Adjective Collocations of fluke
Common Adjective Collocations of grin
Common Adverb Collocations of greedy
Common Adjective Collocations of infernal
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Common Adjective Collocations of impudent
Common Adjective Collocations of insinuating
Common Adverb Collocations of insidious
Common Adverb Collocations of insinuating
Common Adjective Collocations of likened
Common Adjective Collocations of nods
Common Adjective Collocations of nudge
Common Adjective Collocations of nipped
Common Adjective Collocations of nibble
Common Adjective Collocations of nips
Common Adjective Collocations of ogling
Common Adjective Collocations of poked
Common Adjective Collocations of poke
Common Adjective Collocations of playful
Common Adjective Collocations of rogue
Common Adjective Collocations of sneak
Common Adverb Collocations of spink
Common Adjective Collocations of twinkle
Common Adverb Collocations of treacherous
Common Adverb Collocations of twinkle
Common Adjective Collocations of underhand
Common Adjective Collocations of loon
Common Adjective Collocations of leer
Common Adjective Collocations of insulted
Common Adverb Collocations of dig
Common Adjective Collocations of dived
Words with similar spelling to sty
Words with similar spelling to soy
Words with similar spelling to sny
Words with similar spelling to shy
Words with similar spelling to fly