anacoluthic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, related to, being, or resembling an anacoluthon.
    • Lacking grammatical sequence.
    • of or linked to syntactic inconsistencies associated with the kind generally anacoluthons
    • Of, regarding, becoming, or resembling an anacoluthon.
    • Lacking grammatical sequence.
    • of or about syntactic inconsistencies of sort referred to as anacoluthons
  • others:
    • In grammar and rhetoric, desiring sequence; containing an anacoluthon: because, an anacoluthic clause or phrase. Also spelled anakoluthic and anakolouthic.
    • In sentence structure and rhetoric, wanting series; containing an anacoluthon: as, an anacoluthic term or sentence. Additionally spelled anakoluthic and anakolouthic.

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