speculate - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate speculate

speculate is hyphenated as spec-u-late

How to pronounce speculate

speculate is pronounced ´s p ɛkjə´lāɪt

Number of syllables in speculate

The number of syllables in speculate is 3

What part of speech in speculate?

speculate can be an intransitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word speculate?

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

What sentiment does speculate convey?

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Common collocations after 'speculate'

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Common collocations before 'speculate'

began, can, come, did, even, might, need, only, people, say, seem, talk, time, want, will

Common collocations of 'speculate'

ask, before, began, best, better, brain, can, come, did, even, forced, know, man, married, might, moment, need, only, people, say, seem, talk, time, very, want, watch, way, why, will, wonder

Words with similar spelling to speculate

peculate, spiculate

List of anagrams of speculate

peculates