Number of syllables in the word 'alternative'

Find out how many syllables are there in the word alternative.

  1. No of syllables in alternative : 4
  2. Divide syllables in alternative : al-ter-na-tive

More about the word - alternative

  1. noun
  2. Definition : A situation which allows a mutually exclusive choice between two or more possibilities; a choice between two or more possibilities.
  3. Definition : One of several mutually exclusive things which can be chosen.
  4. Definition : The remaining option; something available after other possibilities have been exhausted.
  5. Definition : Alternative rock
  1. adjective
  2. Definition : Relating to a choice between two or more possibilities.
  3. Definition : Other; different from something else.
  4. Definition : Not traditional, outside the mainstream, underground.
  5. Definition : Alternate, reciprocal.


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