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pol·y·syl·lab·ic

 (pŏl′ē-sĭ-lăb′ĭk)
adj.
1. Having more than two and usually more than three syllables.
2. Characterized by words having more than three syllables.

pol′y·syl·lab′i·cal·ly adv.

polysyllabic

(ˌpɒlɪsɪˈlæbɪk) or

polysyllabical

adj
(Linguistics) consisting of more than two syllables
ˌpolysylˈlabically adv

pol•y•syl•lab•ic

(ˌpɒl i sɪˈlæb ɪk)

also pol`y•syl•lab′i•cal,



adj.
1. consisting of several, esp. four or more, syllables.
2. characterized by polysyllabic words, as a language or piece of writing.
[1650–60]
pol`y•syl•lab′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.polysyllabic - having or characterized by words of more than three syllables
syllabic - consisting of a syllable or syllables
2.polysyllabic - (of words) long and ponderous; having many syllables; "sesquipedalian technical terms"
long - primarily spatial sense; of relatively great or greater than average spatial extension or extension as specified; "a long road"; "a long distance"; "contained many long words"; "ten miles long"

polysyllabic

adjective
Having many syllables:
Translations

polysyllabic

[ˈpɒlɪsɪˈlæbɪk] ADJpolisílabo

polysyllabic

adjviel- or mehrsilbig

polysyllabic

[ˌpɒlɪsɪˈlæbɪk] adjpolisillabo/a