Number of syllables in the word 'pound'

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

  1. No of syllables in pound : 1
  2. Divide syllables in pound : pound

More about the word - pound

  1. noun
  2. Synonyms : GBP, nicker, pound sterling, quid, £, hash
  3. Definition : A unit of mass equal to 16 avoirdupois ounces (= 453.592 37 g). Today this value is the most common meaning of "pound" as a unit of weight.
  4. Definition : A unit of mass equal to 12 troy ounces (≈ 373.242 g). Today, this is a common unit of weight when measuring precious metals, and is little used elsewhere.
  5. Definition : The symbol # (octothorpe, hash)
  6. Definition : The unit of currency used in the United Kingdom and its dependencies. It is divided into 100 pence.


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