Definitions for unsyllabic

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unsyllabic

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nonsyllabic, unsyllabic(adj)

    not forming a syllable or the nucleus of a syllable; consisting of a consonant sound accompanied in the same syllable by a vowel sound or consisting of a vowel sound dominated by other vowel sounds in a syllable (as the second vowel in a falling diphthong)

    "the nonsyllabic `n' in `botany' when it is pronounced `botny'"; "the nonsyllabic `i' in `oi'"

Translation

Find a translation for the unsyllabic definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these unsyllabic definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"unsyllabic." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 4 Sep. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/unsyllabic>.

Are we missing a good definition for unsyllabic? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for unsyllabic:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.