Number of syllables in the word 'castle'

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

  1. No of syllables in castle : 2
  2. Divide syllables in castle : cas-tle

More about the word - castle

  1. noun
  2. Synonyms : fortress
  3. Definition : A large building that is fortified and contains many defences; in previous ages often inhabited by a nobleman or king.
  4. Definition : An instance of castling.
  5. Definition : A rook; a chess piece shaped like a castle tower.
  6. Definition : A defense structure in shogi formed by defensive pieces surrounding the king.
  1. verb
  2. Synonyms : castellate, incastellate, fortify
  3. Definition : To house or keep in a castle.
  4. Definition : To protect or separate in a similar way.
  5. Definition : To make into a castle: to build in the form of a castle or add (real or imitation) battlements to an existing building.
  6. Definition : (usually intransitive) To move the king 2 squares right or left and, in the same turn, the nearest rook to the far side of the king. The move now has special rules: the king cannot be in, go through, or end in check; the squares between the king and rook must be vacant; and neither piece may have been moved before castling.


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