retention - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate retention

retention is hyphenated as re-ten-tion

How to pronounce retention

retention is pronounced r ɪ´tɛnʃən

Number of syllables in retention

The number of syllables in retention is 3

What part of speech in retention?

retention is a noun

How common in the word retention?

retention is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does retention convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to retention

detention