Definition of soft hyphen noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


soft hyphen

BrE BrE//ˌsɒft ˈhaɪfn//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌsɔːft ˈhaɪfn//
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a hyphen put into a document that will be displayed or printed only if it comes at the end of a line
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: soft hyphen