8 Letters
6 Consonants
2 Vowels
3 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use syllable as a noun in a sentence.
About Syllable
A 3 syllables noun and 8 letters with the letters a, b, e, l, s, and y, 6 consonants, 2 vowels and 3 syllables with the middle letters la. Syllable starts with a consonant and ends with a vowel with the starting letters s, sy, syl, syll, sylla, and the ending characters are e, le, ble, able, lable, . Syllable is also a double consonant (ll) word. View the double consonant words list.
Definition
A unit of spoken language larger than a phoneme; "the word `pocket'' has two syllables"
Origin/Roots
Latin
School Grade
Syllable is set as a sat word that starts with s, ends with e, 3 syllables, 2 vowels and 8 letters.
Pig Latin
Syllable in Pig Latin is said as "yllablesay or yllablesway".
Unigram
s | y | l | l | a | b | l | e
Bigram
sy | yl | ll | la | ab | bl | le
Trigram
syl | yll | lla | lab | abl | ble
Quadrigram
syll | ylla | llab | labl | able
Word Gram

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Syllable"

There are 263 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 syllable.

SynonymDefinition
Adjustmentthe act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)
Allophone(linguistics) any of various acoustically different forms of the same phoneme
Alterationthe act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)
Alveolara consonant articulated with the tip of the tongue near the gum ridge
Alveolar Consonant
Amounthow much there is of something that you can quantify
Antistrophethe section of a choral ode answering a previous strophe in classical Greek drama
the second of two metrically corresponding sections in a poem
Antonymtwo words that express opposing concepts
"to him the opposite of gay was depressed"
Apico Alveolar
Apico Dental

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Derives

Syllable derives from 4 words.

Word Definition
Syllabicatedivide into syllables
"syllabify the words"
Syllabifydivide into syllables
"syllabify the words"
Syllabiseutter with distinct articulation of each syllable
"The poet syllabized the verses he read"
Syllabizeutter with distinct articulation of each syllable
"The poet syllabized the verses he read"

Hypernyms

Syllable has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Language Unit
Linguistic Unit

Hyponyms

There are 7 hyponyms for syllable

Word Definition
Antepenultthe 3rd syllable of a word counting back from the end
Antepenultimatethe 3rd syllable of a word counting back from the end
Penultthe next to last syllable in a word
Penultimathe next to last syllable in a word
Penultimatethe next to last syllable in a word
Reduplicationthe act of repeating over and again (or an instance thereof)
Solfa Syllable

Part Meronyms

There are 1 part meronyms for the word syllable

Word Definition
Worda unit of language that native speakers can identify;
"words are the blocks from which sentences are made";
"he hardly said ten words all morning"





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