syllabize

transitive verb syl·la·bize \-ˌbīz\

Definition of syllabize

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. 1 :  syllabify

  2. 2 :  to utter (as verse) with distinct articulation of separate syllables

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Origin and Etymology of syllabize

Medieval Latin syllabizare, from Greek syllabizein, from syllabē syllable + -izein -ize


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