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Definition of monosyllable noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

monosyllable

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈmɒnəsɪləbl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɑːnəsɪləbl//
 
 
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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 American Dictionary entry: monosyllable