"monoglot" meaning in All languages combined

See monoglot on Wiktionary

Adjective [English]

Etymology: mono- + -glot Etymology templates: {{confix|en|mono|glot}} mono- + -glot Head templates: {{en-adj}} monoglot (comparative more monoglot, superlative most monoglot) Forms: more monoglot [comparative], most monoglot [superlative]
  1. Capable of speaking only a single language; monolingual.
    Sense id: monoglot-en-adj-YPgJFzHm Synonyms: monolingual Related terms: polyglot, monoglottism, bilingual, multilingual Translations (Translations): aonteangach (Irish), reo tōtahi (Maori), enspråkig (Swedish)

Noun [English]

Etymology: mono- + -glot Etymology templates: {{confix|en|mono|glot}} mono- + -glot Head templates: {{en-noun}} monoglot (plural monoglots) Forms: monoglots [plural]
  1. A person capable of speaking only a single language. Categories (topical): People
    Sense id: monoglot-en-noun-dBcCViVc Disambiguation of People: 38 62 Synonyms: monolinguist, uniglot, unilinguist

Inflected forms

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