Definition of Syllabicate

1. Verb. Divide into syllables. "Syllabify the words"

Exact synonyms: Syllabify, Syllabise, Syllabize
Generic synonyms: Section, Segment
Derivative terms: Syllabication, Syllable, Syllabification, Syllable, Syllable



Definition of Syllabicate

1. v. t. To form or divide into syllables; to syllabify.

Definition of Syllabicate

1. Verb. to syllabify ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Syllabicate

1. [v -CATED, -CATING, -CATES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Syllabicate

syllabaries
syllabarium
syllabary
syllabation
syllabi
syllabic
syllabic abbreviation
syllabic abbreviations
syllabic break
syllabic breaks
syllabic rhyme
syllabic rhymes
syllabic script
syllabical
syllabically
syllabicate (current term)
syllabicated
syllabicates
syllabicating
syllabication
syllabications
syllabicities
syllabicity
syllabics
syllabificate
syllabificated
syllabificating
syllabification
syllabifications
syllabified

Literary usage of Syllabicate

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1891)
"[< syllabicate + -ion.] The formation of syllables : especially, the division of a word into ... To syllabicate. In addition to these vestiges of a prior ..."

2. Minnesota Course of Study for Elementary Schools and Manual for Teachers by Minnesota Dept. of Education, Theda Gildemeister (1918)
"For written work, pupils need to know how to syllabicate words; but also, since pronunciation principles can be applied to syllables in a long word, ..."

3. A Text-book of Diseases of the Nose and Throat by David Braden Kyle (1907)
"All good speakers syllabicate, or speak in a series of separate respiratory ... For illustration, take the word syllabicate. Instead of pronouncing it ..."

4. Teaching Children to Be Literate: A Reflective Approach by Anthony V. Manzo, Ula Casale Manzo (1995)
"Teach students to use this sequence when trying to syllabicate a word: a. Look for prefixes, then suffixes, and then familiar root words (these are all ..."

5. The Graded School: A Graded Course of Instruction for Public Schools: with by William Harvey Wells (1862)
"In oral spelling, pupils should syllabicate in all cases, ... In written spelling, it may not be necessary to syllabicate at every recitation; ..."

6. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1891)
"[< syllabicate + -ion.] The formation of syllables : especially, the division of a word into ... To syllabicate. In addition to these vestiges of a prior ..."

7. Minnesota Course of Study for Elementary Schools and Manual for Teachers by Minnesota Dept. of Education, Theda Gildemeister (1918)
"For written work, pupils need to know how to syllabicate words; but also, since pronunciation principles can be applied to syllables in a long word, ..."

8. A Text-book of Diseases of the Nose and Throat by David Braden Kyle (1907)
"All good speakers syllabicate, or speak in a series of separate respiratory ... For illustration, take the word syllabicate. Instead of pronouncing it ..."

9. Teaching Children to Be Literate: A Reflective Approach by Anthony V. Manzo, Ula Casale Manzo (1995)
"Teach students to use this sequence when trying to syllabicate a word: a. Look for prefixes, then suffixes, and then familiar root words (these are all ..."

10. The Graded School: A Graded Course of Instruction for Public Schools: with by William Harvey Wells (1862)
"In oral spelling, pupils should syllabicate in all cases, ... In written spelling, it may not be necessary to syllabicate at every recitation; ..."

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