Words nearby monosyllable
How to use monosyllable in a sentence
Even the policeman who is paid to direct you, replies to your inquiry with the shortest and gruffest monosyllable that will do.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
We may also notice that com'th is a monosyllable , whereas trewely has three syllables, though in l. 35 it makes but two.
The first line can only be scanned by reading The ordre as Th'ordr' (monosyllable).
She looked at him for an appreciable fraction of a minute ere she answered, and when she did, it was in the monosyllable—‘Yes.’Tales and Fantasies|Robert Louis Stevenson
She looked at him for an appreciable fraction of a minute ere she answered, and when she did, it was in the monosyllable—“Yes.”The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume XXI|Robert Louis Stevenson