grammatical

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

Definition of grammatical

  1. 1 :  of or relating to grammar

  2. 2 :  conforming to the rules of grammar a grammatical sentence

grammaticality

play \grə-ˌma-tə-ˈka-lə-tē\ noun

grammatically

play \grə-ˈma-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

grammaticalness

play \grə-ˈma-ti-kəl-nəs\ noun

Examples of grammatical in a sentence

  1. That sentence is not grammatical.

Origin and Etymology of grammatical

see grammar


First Known Use: 1530

Other Grammar and Linguistics Terms


GRAMMATICAL Defined for English Language Learners

grammatical

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

Definition of grammatical for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to grammar

  • : following the rules of grammar


GRAMMATICAL Defined for Kids

grammatical

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

Definition of grammatical for Students

  1. :  of, relating to, or following the rules of grammar

grammatically

adverb


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