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syllabify

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transitive verb syl·lab·i·fy \sə-ˈla-bə-ˌfī\

Definition of syllabify

syllabified

syllabifying

  1. :  to form or divide into syllables



Origin and Etymology of syllabify

Latin syllaba syllable


First Known Use: circa 1859


SYLLABIFY Defined for Kids

syllabify

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verb syl·lab·i·fy \sə-ˈla-bə-ˌfī\

Definition of syllabify for Students

syllabified

syllabifying

  1. :  to form or divide into syllables




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