Solecistical

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Solecistical Pertaining to, or involving, a solecism; incorrect. "He thought it made the language solecistical and absurd."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • solecistical Same as solecistic.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Solecistical pertaining to, or involving, a solecism: incorrect: incongruous
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. solécisme—L. solœcismus—Gr. soloikismossoloikos, speaking incorrectly, awkward; dubiously said to come from the corruption of the Attic dialect among the Athenian colonists of Soloi in Cilicia.