dissyllable

[ dih-sil-uh-buhl, dis-sil-, dahy-sil- ]
/ dɪˈsɪl ə bəl, dɪsˈsɪl-, ˈdaɪ sɪl- /

noun

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OTHER WORDS FROM dissyllable

dis·syl·lab·ic [dis-i-lab-ik, dis-si-, dahy-si-], /ˌdɪs ɪˈlæb ɪk, ˌdɪs sɪ-, ˌdaɪ sɪ-/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for dissyllable

dissyllable

disyllable (ˈdaɪsɪləbəl, dɪˈsɪl-)

/ (dɪˈsɪləbəl, ˈdɪsˌsɪl-, ˈdaɪsɪl-) /

noun

grammar a word of two syllables

Derived forms of dissyllable

dissyllabic (ˌdɪsɪˈlæbɪk, ˌdɪssɪ-, ˌdaɪ-) or disyllabic (ˌdaɪsɪˈlæbɪk, ˌdɪ-), adjective
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