Definition of syntactical in English:



  • See syntactic

    • ‘I believe there is an integrity that is lost when a piece chosen for exhibiting masterful writing skill is chopped down to mere syntactical proficiency and stripped of its essence.’
    • ‘In secondary school and junior college, I did pretty well at English, despite having little to no theoretical understanding of the syntactical aspects of the language.’
    • ‘Where sentence completion is required, production of the derived form may be driven by various aspects of the linguistic context such as syntactical properties.’
    • ‘Punctuation has been entirely avoided in an attempt to counteract the possible interference of syntactical patterns with the transcription of speech.’
    • ‘In language, listeners build structure out of nouns, verbs and other syntactical elements.’