What does monosyllable mean?

Definitions for monosyllable
ˈmɒn əˌsɪl ə bəlmono·syl·la·ble

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. monosyllable, monosyllabic wordnoun

    a word or utterance of one syllable

Wiktionary

  1. monosyllablenoun

    A word of one syllable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Monosyllablenoun

    a word of one syllable

    Etymology: [L. monosyllabus of one syllable, Gr. : cf. F. monosyllabe. See Mono-, Syllable.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Monosyllable

    mon-ō-sil′la-bl, n. a word of one syllable.—adj. Monosyllab′ic, consisting of one syllable, or of words of one syllable.—n. Monosyl′labism, an exclusive use of monosyllables, as in Chinese.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of monosyllable in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of monosyllable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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