grammarian grammarian

Definition(s):

  • (n) a linguist who specializes in the study of grammar and syntax

Usage(s):

  1. And in its ambition, it exceeds the limits of the grammarian's priggishness.
  2. It will grow wings on any fledgling grammarian gadfly.

News

  • East Hanover supervisors meet in historic school

    INDIANTOWN GAP - Meeting in the Lindley Murray Schoolhouse along Asher Miner Road Monday evening, East Hanover Township Supervisor Tom Donmoyer told the dozen residents in attendance a bit of the history of the building. The school was named for Murray, a noted grammarian.
    on July 30, 2013     Source: Lebanon Daily News

Quotes

  • "I'm not a grammarian," says Truss. "I'm a journalist."
    on Jun 10, 2004 By: Lynne Truss Source: Forbes

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