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Definition of monosyllable noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

monosyllable

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈmɑnəˌsɪləbl//
 
 
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a word with only one syllable, for example, “it” or “no” He answered all her attempts at conversation with monosyllables.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: monosyllable