were - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate were

were is hyphenated as were

How to pronounce were

were is pronounced hw[ə]r

Number of syllables in were

The number of syllables in were is 1

What part of speech in were?

were is a verb participle

How common in the word were?

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

What sentiment does were convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to were

cere, dere, ere, fere, here, mere, sere, ware, wee, weer, wert, where, wire, wore

List of anagrams of were

ewer, weer