Number of syllables in the word 'directive'

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

  1. No of syllables in directive : 3
  2. Divide syllables in directive : di-rec-tive

More about the word - directive

  1. noun
  2. Definition : An instruction or guideline that indicates how to perform an action or reach a goal.
  3. Definition : A construct in source code that indicates how it should be processed but is not necessarily part of the program to be run.
  4. Definition : An authoritative decision from an official body, which may or may not have binding force.
  5. Definition : (European Union law) A form of legislative act addressed to the member states. The directive binds the member state to reach certain objectives in their national legislation.


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