monosyllable
Definition - A word that consists of a single syllable, e.g. frog, door, and and.

Poppy only has one syllable




Notes:
1. A word that consists of just one syllable is described as being monosyllabic.

Etymology -
The word derives from the Latin monosyllabus, of one syllable, which in turn derives from the Greek monosyllabos (from monos, single or alone + syllabe, syllable).



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