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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A word with one vowel sound followed or preceded by consonant sounds.

Usage examples (36)
  • Green is a monosyllable which, in English, means a mixture of blue and yellow.
  • The monosyllable is short, sounds well, and is understood by all denominations of Christians.
  • The short and dreadful monosyllable which is familiar to us in the pages of the
  • Imagine my joy when I got back the monosyllable, meaning all that lot. for more
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