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-word Syllabification: -word

Definition of -word in English:

combiningForm

Denoting a word that may be offensive or have a negative connotation, specified by the word’s first letter: the F-word

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Word of the day fortissimo
Pronunciation: fôrˈtisəˌmō
adverb
(especially as a direction) very loud or loudly