unidiomatic

adjective
un·​id·​i·​o·​mat·​ic | \ ˌən-ˌi-dē-ə-ˈma-tik How to pronounce unidiomatic (audio) \

Definition of unidiomatic

: not conforming to established or accepted idiom : not idiomatic unidiomatic language a wordy and unidiomatic expression

Other Words from unidiomatic

unidiomatically \ ˌən-​ˌi-​dē-​ə-​ˈma-​ti-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce unidiomatic (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of unidiomatic

circa 1822, in the meaning defined above

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“Unidiomatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unidiomatic. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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