Number of syllables in the word 'asbestos'

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

  1. No of syllables in asbestos : 3
  2. Divide syllables in asbestos : as-bes-tos

More about the word - asbestos

  1. noun
  2. Definition : Any of several fibrous mineral forms of magnesium silicate, used for fireproofing, electrical insulation, building materials, brake linings, chemical filters, suits, fireman's gloves, etc.
  3. Definition : Any of asbestos-like forms of several minerals, asbestiforms


How does it work ?

It's based on a combination of a simple algorithm and a fast dictionary dataset to perform the quick lookup of syllables. If you find any error please report so I can fix it ASAP. Additional details about the words are fetched through open source APIs and the sources mentioned above.

Recent Articles