Number of syllables in the word 'palliative'

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

  1. No of syllables in palliative : 4
  2. Divide syllables in palliative : pal-li-a-tive

More about the word - palliative

  1. noun
  2. Definition : Something that palliates, particularly a palliative medicine.
  1. adjective
  2. Definition : Serving to palliate; serving to extenuate or mitigate.
  3. Definition : Minimising the progression of a disease and relieving undesirable symptoms for as long as possible, rather than attempting to cure the (usually incurable) disease.


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