Number of syllables in the word 'probation'

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

  1. No of syllables in probation : 3
  2. Divide syllables in probation : pro-ba-tion

More about the word - probation

  1. noun
  2. Definition : A period of time when a person occupies a position only conditionally and may easily be removed for poor performance
  3. Definition : A type of sentence where convicted criminals are allowed to continue living in the community but will automatically be sent to jail if they violate certain conditions
  4. Definition : The act of testing; proof


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