monosyllable

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mono- +‎ syllable.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

monosyllable (plural monosyllables)

  1. A word of one syllable.
  2. (Britain, slang, obsolete) A euphemism for the word cunt
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ReferencesEdit
  • 1811, Lexicon Balatronicum: Monosyllable, a woman's commodity.

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