Number of syllables in the word 'primitive'

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

  1. No of syllables in primitive : 3
  2. Divide syllables in primitive : prim-i-tive

More about the word - primitive

  1. noun
  2. Synonyms : radical
  3. Definition : An original or primary word; a word not derived from another, as opposed to derivative.
  4. Definition : A member of a primitive society.
  5. Definition : A simple-minded person.
  6. Definition : A data type that is built into the programming language, as opposed to more complex structures.
  1. adjective
  2. Synonyms : backwards, imprimitive, proto-, radical
  3. Definition : Of or pertaining to the beginning or origin, or to early times; original; primordial; primeval; first.
  4. Definition : Of or pertaining to or harking back to a former time; old-fashioned; characterized by simplicity.
  5. Definition : Crude, obsolete.
  6. Definition : (grammar) Original; primary; radical; not derived.


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