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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having several syllables, especially more than three syllables.

Usage examples (37)
  • Wonderful, irregular, and unnecessarily are polysyllabic words.
  • It's one less polysyllabic name for me to remember.
  • A polyrhythmic and polysyllabic flight of wild fancy.
  • It contained about a hundred polysyllabic African words. for more
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