Number of syllables in the word 'patient'

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

  1. No of syllables in patient : 2
  2. Divide syllables in patient : pa-tient

More about the word - patient

  1. noun
  2. Definition : A person or animal who receives treatment from a doctor or other medically educated person.
  3. Definition : (grammar) The noun or noun phrase that is semantically on the receiving end of a verb's action.
  4. Definition : One who, or that which, is passively affected; a passive recipient.
  1. adjective
  2. Synonyms : composed
  3. Definition : (of a person) Willing to wait if necessary; not losing one's temper while waiting.
  4. Definition : Constant in pursuit or exertion; persevering; calmly diligent.
  5. Definition : Physically able to suffer or bear.


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