noun. ['ˈhaɪfən'] a punctuation mark (-) used between parts of a compound word or between the syllables of a word when the word is divided at the end of a line of text.
- punctuation mark
Rhymes with Hyphen
How do you pronounce hyphen?
Pronounce hyphen as ˈhaɪfən.
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Sentences with hyphen
1. Noun, singular or mass
Place a hyphen under the other headings in the row to show that there is no data.
verb. ['ˈhaɪfən'] divide or connect with a hyphen.