Tetrasyllabic
Tetrasyllabic Tet`ra*syl*lab"ic, Tetrasyllabical Tet`ra*syl*lab"ic*al, a. [Cf. F. t['e]trasyllabique.] Consisting of, or having, four syllables; quadrisyllabic. [1913 Webster]

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  • tetrasyllabic — adjective /ˌtɛ.tɹæ.sɪˈlæ.bɪk/ Having four syllables …   Wiktionary

  • tetrasyllabic — tet·ra·syllabic …   English syllables

  • tetrasyllabic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tetrasyllabical — Tetrasyllabic Tet ra*syl*lab ic, Tetrasyllabical Tet ra*syl*lab ic*al, a. [Cf. F. t[ e]trasyllabique.] Consisting of, or having, four syllables; quadrisyllabic. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tetrasyllable — tetrasyllabic /te treuh si lab ik/, tetrasyllabical, adj. /te treuh sil euh beuhl, te treuh sil /, n. a word or line of verse of four syllables. [1580 90; TETRA + SYLLABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • tetrasyllabical — adjective see tetrasyllabic * * * tetrasyllabic / abˈik/ or tetrasyllabˈical adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑tetra …   Useful english dictionary

  • tet|ra|syl|lab|i|cal — «TEHT ruh suh LAB uh kuhl», adjective. = tetrasyllabic. (Cf. ↑tetrasyllabic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Orthoepy — means the doctrine of correct pronunciation within a specific oral tradition. The term is from the Greek ὀρθοέπεια, from ὀρθός orthos correct and ἔπος epos speech. The antonym is cacoepy bad or wrong pronunciation . The pronunciation of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Hazaj meter — is a quantitative verse metric frequently found in the epic poetry of the Middle East and western Asia. A musical rhythmRef label|iqa|a|none of the same nameRef label|name|b|none is based on the literary meter. Like the other meters of the al… …   Wikipedia

  • wheresoe'er — conjunction /ˌʍɝ.səʊˈɛːɹ/ Wheresoever; used as a trisyllabic alternative to the tetrasyllabic wheresoever …   Wiktionary

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