"malapropic" meaning in All languages combined

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Adjective [English]

Etymology: malapropism + -ic Etymology templates: {{affix|en|malapropism|-ic}} malapropism + -ic Head templates: {{en-adj}} malapropic (comparative more malapropic, superlative most malapropic) Forms: more malapropic [comparative], most malapropic [superlative]
  1. Of or pertaining to malapropisms.
    Sense id: malapropic-en-adj-cWxSkeKG Synonyms: catachrestic, catachrestical, malapropian, malapropistic

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