How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"mono" is from "monos" (one, single, alone) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
In this sense, "mono" is a word added to another word to make a new word.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "alone", "only" or "single" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Monorail systems around the world carry hundreds of thousands of passengers.|
|Something which is monochromatic has a single color.|