sucking - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate sucking

sucking is hyphenated as suck-ing

How to pronounce sucking

sucking is pronounced ´s əkēːŋ

Number of syllables in sucking

The number of syllables in sucking is 2

What part of speech in sucking?

sucking is an adjective

How common in the word sucking?

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

What sentiment does sucking convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'sucking'

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Common collocations before 'sucking'

baby, back, blood, deep, down, even, like, lip, look, made, mouth, sat, still, though, way

Common collocations of 'sucking'

baby, back, began, between, blood, body, chew, deep, down, even, felt, just, keep, like, lip, look, made, mouth, now, off, only, pull, sat, still, though, time, took, way, went, why

Words with similar spelling to sucking

mucking, sacking, suckling

Common Verb Collocations of sucking

affect, be, begin, bite, blow, can, chew, cling, continue, coordinate, cry, do, fit, forget, form, grasp, have, kiss, lick, life, live, make, pierce, root, say, shall, smile, start, swallow, 's

Common Adjective Collocations of sucking

bed, blood, deep, egg, finger, gentle, giant, great, hard, human, life, loud, low, nail, nutritive, other, pierce, pig, poor, sap, soft, sound, such, sweet, thumb, wet, young, Blood, non, nonnutritive

Common Conjunction Collocations of sucking

and, but, or, yet