9 Letters
6 Consonants
3 Vowels
4 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use mercenary as a noun or as a adjective satellite in a sentence.
About Mercenary
A 4 syllables noun and 9 letters with the letters a, c, e, m, n, r, and y, 6 consonants, 3 vowels and 4 syllables with the middle letter e. Mercenary starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters m, me, mer, merc, merce, and the ending characters are y, ry, ary, nary, enary, ..
A person hired to fight for another country than their own
School Grade
Mercenary is set as a sat word that starts with m, ends with y, 4 syllables, 3 vowels and 9 letters.
Pig Latin
Mercenary in Pig Latin is said as "ercenarymay or ercenarymway".
m | e | r | c | e | n | a | r | y
me | er | rc | ce | en | na | ar | ry
mer | erc | rce | cen | ena | nar | ary
merc | erce | rcen | cena | enar | nary
Word Gram
Noun Examples
a person hired to fight for another country than their own
Adjective Satellite Examples
profit oriented;
"a commercial book";
"preached a mercantile and militant patriotism"- John Buchan;
"a mercenary enterprise";
"a moneymaking business"
marked by materialism

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Mercenary"

There are 138 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to mercenary.

Acquisitiveeager to acquire and possess things especially material possessions or ideas
"an acquisitive mind"
"an aquisitive society in which the craving for material things seems never satisfied"
Adventurera person who enjoys taking risks
All Devouring
Assistanta person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
"my invaluable assistant"
"they hired additional help to finish the work"
Avariciousimmoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth
"they are avaricious and will do anything for money"
"casting covetous eyes on his neighbor''s fields"
"a grasping old miser"
"grasping commercialism"
"greedy for money and power"
"grew richer and greed
Avidmarked by active interest and enthusiasm
"an avid sports fan"
"a great walker"
"an eager beaver"
A Hog For
Bottomlessunclothed especially below the waist or featuring such nudeness
"bottomless dancers"
"a bottomless bar"
Boundlessseemingly boundless in amount, number, degree, or especially extent
"unbounded enthusiasm"
"children with boundless energy"
"a limitless supply of money"

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There are 1 anagrams from mercenary.

Anagram Definition
Mercenarya person hired to fight for another country than their own

View English words with the unique letters used in mercenary. Words With The Letters Acemnry


Mercenary has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Adventurera person who enjoys taking risks
Venturera person who enjoys taking risks


There are 1 hyponyms for mercenary

Word Definition
Ninjaa class of 14th century Japanese who were trained in martial arts and were hired for espionage and assassinations


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