Number of syllables in the word 'holocaust'

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

  1. No of syllables in holocaust : 3
  2. Divide syllables in holocaust : hol-o-caust

More about the word - holocaust

  1. noun
  2. Definition : A sacrifice that is completely burned to ashes.
  3. Definition : Extensive destruction of a group (usually of people or animals), whether by deliberate agency or by natural agency (especially fire).
  4. Definition : In particular, a state-sponsored mass murder of an ethnic group, especially the Holocaust (which see).
  1. verb
  2. Definition : To sacrifice and burn (an animal) completely.
  3. Definition : To destroy completely, especially by fire.
  4. Definition : (possibly nonstandard) To subject to a holocaust (mass annihilation); to destroy en masse. (Compare genocide.)


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