Number of syllables in the word 'selective'

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

  1. No of syllables in selective : 3
  2. Divide syllables in selective : se-lec-tive

More about the word - selective

  1. adjective
  2. Definition : Of or relating to the process of selection.
  3. Definition : Of or relating to natural selection.
  4. Definition : (of a person) choosy, fussy or discriminating when selecting.
  5. Definition : Having the authority or capability to make a selection.


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