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Graecism

Pronunciación: /ˈɡriːsɪz(ə)m/
/ˈɡrʌɪsɪz(ə)m/
(also Grecism)

sustantivo

1A Greek idiom or grammatical feature, especially as imitated in another language.
1.1 [mass noun] The Greek spirit, style, or mode of expression, especially as imitated in a work of art.

Derivados

Graecize

(also Graecise) verbo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Charles Kingsley, while also noting the often ‘bizarre’ roughness, applauded Clough for ‘not Graecizing or Germanizing his English, as most hexameter writers have to do’ but rather ‘Anglicizing the metre’.

Origen

Late 16th century: from French grécisme or medieval Latin Graecismus, from Graecus (see Greek).

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Saltos de línea: Grae¦cism

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