VIDEO FOR HYPHENATED
WATCH NOW: How To Know If A Term Is One Words Or Two Words?
English loves to take existing words and smash them together so they act as one unit. This is called compounding. But how do you know if a word is one word or two?
BECOME A PRO CHEF WITH THIS EXQUISITE CUISINE QUIZ!
OTHER WORDS FROM hyphenatedun·hy·phen·at·ed, adjective
Words nearby hyphenated
Example sentences from the Web for hyphenated
Trevor says that if he is to be hyphenated, he prefers Protestant-Irish to Anglo-Irish.
Obama presented himself as an American individual first, not, as Teddy Roosevelt would say, "a hyphenated American."
Page 536: Index uses 'Beth-horon' but it is not hyphenated in the main text.History of the Jews, Vol. I (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz
The hyphenated compound indicates the special meaning of the words used in this combination.Compound Words|Frederick W. Hamilton
Where the sole instance of a hyphenated word occurs on a line break, modern usage is followed.In to the Yukon|William Seymour Edwards
A hyphenated citizenship may become as dangerous to a republic as a cancer is in the human body.The Higher Powers of Mind and Spirit|Ralph Waldo Trine
By its system both solidified and hyphenated words of the compound type are shown.The Magazine Style-Code|Leigh H. Irvine