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grammatical

adjective gram·mat·i·cal \grə-ˈma-ti-kəl\

: of or relating to grammar

: following the rules of grammar

Full Definition of GRAMMATICAL

1
:  of or relating to grammar
2
:  conforming to the rules of grammar <a grammatical sentence>
gram·mat·i·cal·i·ty \-ˌma-tə-ˈka-lə-tē\ noun
gram·mat·i·cal·ly \-ˈma-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
gram·mat·i·cal·ness \-kəl-nəs\ noun
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Examples of GRAMMATICAL

  1. That sentence is not grammatical.

First Known Use of GRAMMATICAL

1530

Other Grammar and Linguistics Terms

ablaut, allusion, anacoluthon, diacritic, gerund, idiom, infinitive, metaphor, semiotics, simile

Rhymes with GRAMMATICAL

GRAMMATICALITY Defined for Kids

grammatical

adjective gram·mat·i·cal \grə-ˈma-ti-kəl\

Definition of GRAMMATICAL for Kids

:  of, relating to, or following the rules of grammar
gram·mat·i·cal·ly adverb

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