nonsyllabic definition

  • adjective:
    • maybe not syllabic.
    • maybe not creating a syllable or even the nucleus of a syllable; composed of a consonant noise accompanied in identical syllable by a vowel sound or composed of a vowel sound dominated by various other vowel noises in a syllable (once the second vowel in a falling diphthong)
    • (of address noises) perhaps not forming or effective at developing the nucleus of a syllable

Related Sources

  • Definition for "nonsyllabic"
  • Sentence for "nonsyllabic"
    • Unanimous, resistible and oh so deftly…
    • View More
  • Equivalent for "nonsyllabic"
53 votes

How would you define nonsyllabic?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!