sweeping - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate sweeping

sweeping is hyphenated as sweep-ing

How to pronounce sweeping

sweeping is pronounced ´s wēːp ɪŋ

Number of syllables in sweeping

The number of syllables in sweeping is 2

What part of speech in sweeping?

sweeping is an adjective

How common in the word sweeping?

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

What sentiment does sweeping convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'sweeping'

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Common collocations before 'sweeping'

around, back, came, eye, gaze, great, hand, like, long, made, man, now, over, start, through

Common collocations of 'sweeping'

around, back, before, began, came, did, down, eye, fire, first, gave, gaze, great, hand, just, like, long, made, man, now, off, over, past, room, see, start, street, through, went, wind

Words with similar spelling to sweeping

sleeping, sweeting, weeping

List of anagrams of sweeping


Common Verb Collocations of sweeping

appear, be, begin, can, clean, come, command, cook, do, dust, fall, follow, give, go, have, keep, make, mop, need, pass, present, result, say, scrub, see, swell, take, wash, will, win

Common Adverb Collocations of sweeping

along, as, aside, away, back, down, even, far, fast, forth, just, much, never, not, now, only, perhaps, rather, round, so, then, together, too, twice, up, when, rapidly, sharply, swiftly, wildly

Common Conjunction Collocations of sweeping

and, but, either, nor, or, orotund, yet