tearing - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate tearing

tearing is hyphenated as tear-ing

How to pronounce tearing

tearing is pronounced ´t(ə)r ɪŋ

Number of syllables in tearing

The number of syllables in tearing is 2

What part of speech in tearing?

tearing is an adjective

How common in the word tearing?

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

What sentiment does tearing convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'tearing'

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Common collocations before 'tearing'

back, began, came, eye, felt, hand, like, off, over, scream, sound, start, through, went, without

Common collocations of 'tearing'

after, arm, around, away, back, began, body, came, come, down, even, eye, felt, hand, heard, keep, like, minute, now, off, over, pull, right, saw, scream, sound, start, through, went, without

Words with similar spelling to tearing

bearing, earing, gearing, hearing

List of anagrams of tearing

Geraint, granite, ingrate, Tangier, Tigrean, tangier

Common Noun Collocations of tearing

act, beak, breast, burn, clothe, dog, eye, flesh, habit, hair, hand, head, heart, hurry, injection, lion, order, pain, paper, piece, process, rage, risk, sound, spirit, tree, wall, way, wind, work

Common Conjunction Collocations of tearing

and, but, nor, or