malapropistic

Definitions

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  • adjective exhibiting malapropism

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Examples

  • The malapropistic "El Presidento" is a nice touch, though.

    Week 45: The Poys and the Luggage

  • The malapropistic "El Presidento" is a nice touch, though.

    Archive 2007-03-01

  • I was just making a malapropistic link between echelon and eschaton…

    Firedoglake » Late Nite FDL: Everyone Wants to Take Us To the Prom

  • As Margaret Duckett has pointed out, these two bore interesting resemblances to Mark Twain and Bret Harte.22 A malapropistic mother and her practical daughter supplied heavy-handed comic scenes neither Livy nor Anna Harte could bear them.

    Mark Twain

  • As Margaret Duckett has pointed out, these two bore interesting resemblances to Mark Twain and Bret Harte.22 A malapropistic mother and her practical daughter supplied heavy-handed comic scenes neither Livy nor Anna Harte could bear them.

    Mark Twain

  • Expect our frigid nightmare to continue until the 'Shaft decides that scorching summer heat might provide a better backdrop to his cranky, malapropistic wit.

    The Comics Curmudgeon

  • In the back yard next to mine, young Mateo sometimes raised his voice in malapropistic song.

    VERBATIM: The Language Quarterly Vol XI No 4

  • Robert A. Fowkes New York University A.Missile-any of Shots by a Poor Marksman Vaguely related to spoonerisms are a number of instances of utterances connected by an unthemely common theme with some juncture, some assonance, a few malapropistic and apropostic features, foul wordplay, and untenable juxtapositions.

    VERBATIM: The Language Quarterly Vol V No 2

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