syllabise

verb
1. divide into syllables
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syllabify the words

Syn: ↑syllabify, ↑syllabicate, ↑syllabize
Derivationally related forms: ↑syllable (for: ↑syllabize), ↑syllable (for: ↑syllabicate), ↑syllabication (for: ↑syllabicate), ↑syllabification (for: ↑syllabify), ↑syllable (for: ↑syllabify)
Hypernyms: ↑segment, ↑section
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

2. utter with distinct articulation of each syllable
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The poet syllabized the verses he read

Syn: ↑syllabize
Derivationally related forms: ↑syllable (for: ↑syllabize)
Hypernyms: ↑pronounce, ↑articulate, ↑enounce, ↑sound out, ↑enunciate, ↑say
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

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syllˈabize or syllˈabise transitive verb
1. To form or divide into syllables
2. To sing to syllables
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Main Entry:syllable

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  • enounce — verb speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way She pronounces French words in a funny way I cannot say zip wire Can the child sound out this complicated word? • Syn: ↑pronounce, ↑articulate, ↑sound out, ↑enunciate, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • syllabicate — verb divide into syllables syllabify the words • Syn: ↑syllabify, ↑syllabize, ↑syllabise • Derivationally related forms: ↑syllable (for: ↑syllabize), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • syllabify — verb divide into syllables syllabify the words • Syn: ↑syllabicate, ↑syllabize, ↑syllabise • Derivationally related forms: ↑syllable (for: ↑syllabize), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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