wistful - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate wistful

wistful is hyphenated as wist-ful

How to pronounce wistful

wistful is pronounced ´wɪs tfəl

Number of syllables in wistful

The number of syllables in wistful is 2

What part of speech in wistful?

wistful is an adjective

How common in the word wistful?

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

What sentiment does wistful convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'wistful'

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Common collocations before 'wistful'

almost, eye, face, felt, gave, little, look, made, man, sad, sound, still, suddenly, thought, voice

Words with similar spelling to wistful

fistful, wishful