Number of syllables in the word 'what'

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

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

More about the word - what

  1. adverb
  2. Definition : (Singlish) Used to contradict an underlying assumption held by the interlocutor.
  1. noun
  2. Definition : Something; thing; stuff.
  3. Definition : The identity of a thing, as an answer to a question of what.
  4. Definition : Something that is addressed by what, as opposed to a person, addressed by who.
  1. adverb
  2. Synonyms : such
  3. Definition : (usually followed by "with," but also sometimes "would" or "might," especially in finance) In some manner or degree; in part; partly. See also what with
  4. Definition : Such.
  5. Definition : Why.
  6. Definition : Used to introduce each of two coordinate phrases or concepts; both…and.
  1. pronoun
  2. Definition : (interrogative) Which thing, event, circumstance, etc.: used interrogatively in asking for the specification of an identity, quantity, quality, etc.
  3. Definition : That which; those that; the thing that.
  4. Definition : (relative) That; which; who.
  5. Definition : Whatever.
  1. interjection
  2. Synonyms : what-what, wot, come again, pardon
  3. Definition : An expression of surprise or disbelief.
  4. Definition : What do you want? An abrupt, usually unfriendly enquiry as to what a person desires.
  5. Definition : Clipping of what do you say?
  6. Definition : What did you say? I beg your pardon?


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