Number of syllables in the word 'obtain'

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

  1. No of syllables in obtain : 2
  2. Divide syllables in obtain : ob-tain

More about the word - obtain

  1. verb
  2. Definition : To get hold of; to gain possession of, to procure; to acquire, in any way.
  3. Definition : To secure (that) a specific objective or state of affairs be reached.
  4. Definition : To prevail, be victorious; to succeed.
  5. Definition : To hold; to keep, possess or occupy.


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