How many syllables in occur?    2 syllables
Divide occur into syllables:    oc-cur

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Synonyms for occur:

  1. strike (1 syllable)
  2. appear (2 syllables)
  3. arise (2 syllables)
  4. crop up (2 syllables)
  5. happen (2 syllables)
  6. take place (2 syllables)
  7. transpire (2 syllables)
  8. come about (3 syllables)
  9. come to mind (3 syllables)
  10. suggest itself (4 syllables)

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