Number of syllables in the word 'elective'

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

  1. No of syllables in elective : 3
  2. Divide syllables in elective : e-lec-tive

More about the word - elective

  1. noun
  2. Definition : Something that is an option or that may be elected, like a course of tertiary study or a medical procedure.
  1. adjective
  2. Synonyms : electoral
  3. Definition : Of, or pertaining to voting or elections; involving a choice between options.
  4. Definition : Optional or discretionary; chosen, not mandatory.


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