Quadrisyllable

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Quadrisyllable A word consisting of four syllables.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n quadrisyllable A word consisting of four syllables.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Quadrisyllable kwod-ri-sil′a-bl a word consisting of four syllables
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Quadri-, + syllable,: cf. F. quadrisyllabe,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. quatuor, four, syllaba, a syllable.