from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A specialist in grammar.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a person who studies grammar
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One versed in grammar, or the construction of languages; a philologist.
- n. One who writes on, or teaches, grammar.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One versed in grammar or the structure of language; a philologist.
- n. One who writes upon or teaches grammar.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a linguist who specializes in the study of grammar and syntax
With all his faults as I see them, I can think of him only as worthy of being buried in some high place, to the strains of Sigfried's Funeral March, and can only say, with Browning of the dead "grammarian" --
Eccles.tom. xiv.p. 268.)] 22 A grammarian is named by
Abraham is best known as a grammarian and Biblical commentator, particularly the latter, though his versatility is remarkable.
The word "grammarian" was more widely inclusive than now, meaning one who devoted himself to general learning.
Who cares, she's a nobody ...... don't give this moron the attention she craves grammarian
'Course, he's never claimed to be a grammarian ...
Hazlitt was a prominent English literary critic, grammarian and philosopher.
You ain't seen nothin yet. (aplologies to my grammarian friends).
Bay wreaths being a spoil to victors, back when grammarian Aristarchus of Samothrace was a librarian in Alexandria.
People who say SET FOOT IN are momentarily confused and thus annoyed by people who say STEP FOOT IN, and the problem cries out for resolution long before the grammarian gets to it.