Translation of disyllable in Spanish:


bisílabo, n.

Pronunciation /daɪˈsɪləb(ə)l//dʌɪˈsɪləb(ə)l//ˈdʌɪsɪləb(ə)l/


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    bisílabo masculine
    • Note that this is exponentially worse than the Manning Henkel problem, since there are not two but four dissyllables to conjure with.
    • A disyllable or disyllabic word has two syllables, a trisyllable or trisyllabic word has three.
    • The second, with its mixture of monosyllables and disyllables - listen, walking, chamber - sustains the alliterative flourish of Melting melodious words.
    • The call, sometimes preceded by a single note, was a repeated series of disyllables, the second syllable stressed.