How many syllables are in detention? 3 syllables
Divide detention into syllables: de-ten-tion
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Synonyms and Words Related to Detention
detentions (3 syllables),
custody (3 Syllables), hold (1 Syllables)
arresting (3 syllables), bastille (2 syllables), bivouac (3 syllables), borstal (2 syllables), brig (1 syllables), bullpen (2 syllables), captivity (4 syllables), custody (3 syllables), deceleration (5 syllables), dungeon (2 syllables), duress (2 syllables), encampment (3 syllables), guardhouse (2 syllables), hindrance (2 syllables), hold (1 syllables),
Two syllable words that rhyme with Detention
gentian, henschen, mention, pension, tension
Three syllable words that rhyme with Detention
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Five syllable words that rhyme with Detention
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