"Scraunched", meaning to crush or crush noisily, and the archaic word "strengthed", each 10 letters long, are the longest English words that are only one syllable long. There are more 9-letter words: "scratched", "screeched", "scrounged", "squelched", "straights", and "strengths". via
What is the longest two syllable word?
[EDD] The associated 17-letter SQUAITCHED-MOUTHED (lying, deceitful) is the longest known 2-syllable dictionary term. via
What is the shortest 3 syllable word?
The shortest three-syllable word in English is "w." via
What word is 189 819 letters long?
isoleucine. You'll notice there's an ellipsis here, and that's because this word, in total, is 189,819 letters long, and it's the chemical name for the largest known protein, titin. Technical words can grow to enormous lengths, but they also kind of suck all the fun out of this question. via
What is a word with 1 syllables?
an uninterrupted segment of speech consisting of a vowel sound, a diphthong, or a syllabic consonant, with or without preceding or following consonant sounds: “Eye,” “sty,” “act,” and “should” are English words of one syllable. “Eyelet,” “stifle,” “enact,” and “shouldn't” are two-syllable words. via
What is the shortest word?
Eunoia, at six letters long, is the shortest word in the English language that contains all five main vowels. Seven letter words with this property include adoulie, douleia, eucosia, eulogia, eunomia, eutopia, miaoued, moineau, sequoia, and suoidea. (The scientific name iouea is a genus of Cretaceous fossil sponges.) via
What word takes 3 hours to say?
That's called: Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia and it's one of the longest words in the dictionary. via
Is there a 10 syllable word?
Decasyllable (Italian: decasillabo, French: décasyllabe, Serbian: десетерац, deseterac) is a poetic meter of ten syllables used in poetic traditions of syllabic verse. In languages with a stress accent (accentual verse), it is the equivalent of pentameter with iambs or trochees (particularly iambic pentameter). via
What word has the most syllables in it?
According to Syllable Count, the English word with the most syllables is pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis, with 19 syllables. It is defined as pneumoconiosis, caused by inhalation of very fine silicate or quartz dust. via
What is titin full name?
So what's the word? Wikipedia's says that it's "Methionylthreonylthreonylglutaminylarginyl isoleucine" (ellipses necessary), which is the "chemical name of titin, the largest known protein." Also, there's some dispute about whether this is really a word. via
What are the 5 longest words?
10 Longest Words in the English Language
What is the word Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis mean?
Also spelt pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanokoniosis. What is pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis? noun | A lung disease caused by the inhalation of very fine silicate or quartz dust, causing inflammation in the lungs. via