syllablenoun [ C ]us uk /ˈsɪl.ə.bl̩/
- In the word 'engine', you should stress the first syllable.
- The word 'button' has two syllables.
adjective us uk /sɪˈlæb.ɪk/ specialized
(Definition of “syllable” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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