According to Merriam-Webster, "a gliding monosyllabic speech sound".
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I love that word. You know what I mean...
guest on November 6, 2010
My mom thought this was some kind of insult ("you are such a dipthong"). She was a little sad to find out it was something real.
grouchyteacher on November 6, 2010
This is misspelled. It's actually "diphthong."
Rachael on November 27, 2010
A Diphthong is actually a multi-syllabic phoneme.
A Monophthong matches your definition.
Louis on June 5, 2011
i luv this word!! but it is spelt wrong! last yr everytime my choir teacher would say this my friend would say "in chocolate" and we'd start laughing.... good times :)
babygurl120695 on June 8, 2011
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