turning - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate turning

turning is hyphenated as turn-ing

How to pronounce turning

turning is pronounced ´t[ə]r nɪŋ

Number of syllables in turning

The number of syllables in turning is 2

What part of speech in turning?

turning is a noun

How common in the word turning?

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

What sentiment does turning convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'turning'

around, away, back, down, face, head, look, off, once, over, page, point, saw, toward, way

Common collocations before 'turning'

ask, before, down, eye, face, hand, head, just, like, look, moment, now, over, start, without

Common collocations of 'turning'

again, around, ask, away, back, before, down, eye, face, hand, head, just, left, like, look, now, off, once, over, page, point, right, saw, see, side, start, through, toward, way, without

Words with similar spelling to turning

burning, tuning, urning

Common Noun Collocations of turning

attention, back, cheek, corner, direction, door, eye, face, God, hair, hand, handle, head, heel, history, leaf, life, light, man, mind, page, point, side, table, tide, war, water, way, wheel, world

Common Verb Collocations of turning

add, ask, be, become, begin, continue, do, face, feel, go, have, know, leave, look, make, mark, mean, reach, regard, reply, represent, run, say, see, seem, should, succeed, think, toss, 're

Common Conjunction Collocations of turning

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, yet, Nor, So

Lists containing turning

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Words with similar spelling to burning
Words with similar spelling to tuning
Words with similar spelling to urning
Synonyms of 'aberrant'
Synonyms of 'aberration'
Synonyms of 'ambages'
Synonyms of 'anfractuous'
Synonyms of 'angle'
Synonyms of 'bend'
Synonyms of 'bias'
Synonyms of 'Angle'
Synonyms of 'bow'
Synonyms of 'circuitous'
Synonyms of 'circuitry'
Synonyms of 'circularity'
Synonyms of 'circulation'
Synonyms of 'circumlocution'
Synonyms of 'conversion'
Synonyms of 'corner'
Synonyms of 'crinkle'
Synonyms of 'crook'
Synonyms of 'declination'
Synonyms of 'deflection'
Synonyms of 'departure'
Synonyms of 'desultory'
Synonyms of 'detour'
Synonyms of 'deviation'
Synonyms of 'devious'
Synonyms of 'digression'
Synonyms of 'digressive'
Synonyms of 'discursion'
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Synonyms of 'divergence'
Synonyms of 'diversion'
Synonyms of 'dogleg'
Synonyms of 'double'
Synonyms of 'drift'
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Common Noun Collocations of underfoot