grammar checker

Definition of grammar checker

:a feature that finds grammatical errors
  • The word processing software includes a grammar checker.

Word by Word Definitions

grammar play
  1. : the study of the classes of words, their inflections (see inflection 3), and their functions and relations in the sentence

  2. : a study of what is to be preferred and what avoided in inflection (see inflection 3) and syntax (see syntax 1)

  3. : the characteristic system of inflections (see inflection 3) and syntax of a language

checker play
  1. : chessboard

  2. : a square or spot resembling the markings of a checkerboard

  3. : a piece in checkers

  1. : to variegate with different colors or shades

  2. : to vary with contrasting elements or situations

  3. : to mark into squares

  1. : one that checks

  2. : an employee who checks out purchases in a self-service store


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