uptight - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate uptight

uptight is hyphenated as up-tight

How to pronounce uptight

uptight is pronounced əp ´täɪt

Number of syllables in uptight

The number of syllables in uptight is 2

What part of speech in uptight?

uptight is an adjective

How common in the word uptight?

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

What sentiment does uptight convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Words with similar spelling to uptight

upright

Common Noun Collocations of uptight

anything, everything, kind, mother, person, pimp, sex, something, sport, tense, thing, time, woman

Common Verb Collocations of uptight

be, declare, do, get, have, know, make, move, say, should, stress, walk, 're

Common Adjective Collocations of uptight

anxious, little, tense

Common Adverb Collocations of uptight

not, pretty, so, too, very