Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: hyphen
IPA transcription: [h'aɪfən]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: hyphen, dash
    Meaning: a punctuation mark (-) used between parts of a compound word or between the syllables of a word when the word is divided at the end of a line of text
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: hyphenate, hyphen
    Meaning: divide or connect with a hyphen; "hyphenate these words and names"
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