hyperdialectism

noun
hy·​per·​di·​a·​lect·​ism | \ ˌhīpə(r)ˈdīəˌlekˌtizəm \
plural -s

Definition of hyperdialectism

: an attempted dialectical form or pronunciation that overreaches dialectical authenticity — compare hyperurbanism

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History and Etymology for hyperdialectism

hyper- + dialect + -ism

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“Hyperdialectism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hyperdialectism. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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