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Origin of polysyllabic
OTHER WORDS FROM polysyllabicpol·y·syl·lab·i·cal·ly, adverbhy·per·pol·y·syl·lab·ic, adjectivehy·per·pol·y·syl·lab·i·cal·ly, adverb
Words nearby polysyllabic
Example sentences from the Web for polysyllabic
They are Episcopalians or Presbyterians or some other correspondingly polysyllabic thing, as the case may be.Emmy Lou|George Madden Martin
Hence the polysyllabic, and the descriptive character of the language, so composite in its aspect and in its forms.
The first difference between Chinese and Japanese is that the former is monosyllabic, whilst the latter is polysyllabic.A Fantasy of Far Japan|Baron Kencho Suyematsu
One of the most obvious defects of this school is excessive attachment to polysyllabic terms.
To what inconsequent polysyllabic question of his host did the guest return a monosyllabic negative answer?Ulysses|James Joyce