Dissyllabize
Dissyllabize Dis*syl"la*bize, v. t. To form into two syllables; to dissyllabify. [1913 Webster]

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  • dissyllabize — dissyllabism /di sil euh biz euhm, dis sil , duy sil /, n. /di sil euh buyz , dis sil , duy sil /, v.t., dissyllabized, dissyllabizing. disyllabize. Also, esp. Brit., dissyllabise. * * * …   Universalium

  • dissyllabize — dis·syllabize …   English syllables

  • dissyllabize — transitive verb see disyllabize * * * dissyllabism /di sil euh biz euhm, dis sil , duy sil /, n. /di sil euh buyz , dis sil , duy sil /, v.t., dissyllabized, dissyllabizing. disyllabize. Also, esp. Brit., dissyllabise …   Useful english dictionary

  • disyllabize — /duy sil euh buyz , di /, v.t., disyllabized, disyllabizing. to make disyllabic. Also, dissyllabize; esp. Brit., disyllabise. [1865 70; DISYLLABLE + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

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