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Polysyllable - Definition

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Poetry Definition

(or polysyllabic) - words with four or more syllables


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Standard Definition

[n] a word of more than three syllables


polysyllabic word - (6 syllables)

Misc. Definitions

\Pol"y*syl`la*ble\, n. [Poly- + syllable.] A word of many syllables, or consisting of more syllables than three; -- words of less than four syllables being called {monosyllables}, {dissyllables}, and {trisyllables}.