perlocutionary

adjective
per·locutionary | \ ¦pər , ¦pə̄+ \

Definition of perlocutionary 

: of or relating to an act (as of persuading, frightening, or annoying) performed by a speaker upon a listener by means of an utterance — compare illocutionary, locutionary

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Other words from perlocutionary

perlocution \"+ \ noun plural -s

First Known Use of perlocutionary

1962, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for perlocutionary

per- + locutionary

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