Verboticism: Thegoodgrammaritan

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DEFINITION: n. A person who constantly corrects other people's grammar. v. To habitually correct the grammar of everyone with whom you speak regardless of the social context or the minuteness the perceived error.

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Created by: Jabberwocky

Pronunciation: the/good/gram/air/i/tan

Sentence: Thegoodgrammaritan is a selfless individual who will stop to correct bad grammar no matter what the consequences to himself might be.

Etymology: good + grammar + the good samartitan

Points: 467

Comments: Thegoodgrammaritan

OZZIEBOB - 2008-03-26: 17:07:00
Nice word. Montaigne said: " The basis of most of the world's troubles are matters of grammar"

Tigger - 2008-03-26: 23:17:00
Clever entry!