hyphenate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To divide or link (syllables, term elements, or names) with a hyphen.
  • noun:
    • One who works multiple job or purpose: auditioned singer-dancers, actor-models, alongside hyphenates.
    • an individual with several responsibilities or abilities, eg "writer-director", "actor-model", or "singer-songwriter".
  • verb:
    • To break a word at the end of a line according to the hyphenation guidelines by adding a hyphen from the end of the line.
    • to become listed on words or syllables with a hyphen.
    • divide or relate to a hyphen
  • others:
    • just like hyphen.

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