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1. linguistics

noun. ['lɪŋˈgwɪstɪks'] the scientific study of language.

Synonyms

  • structuralism
  • cognitive science
  • diachronic linguistics
  • computational linguistics
  • descriptive linguistics
  • prescriptive linguistics
  • dialect geography
  • diachrony
  • semantics
  • pragmatics
  • synchronic linguistics
  • sociolinguistics
  • etymology
  • historical linguistics
  • science
  • linguistic geography
  • scientific discipline
  • structural linguistics

Antonyms

  • prescriptive linguistics

Etymology

  • -ics (English)
  • linguist (English)

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Rhymes with Linguistics

  • criminalistics
  • characteristics
  • statistics'
  • statistics
  • heuristics
  • logistics
  • ballistics
  • mystics

Sentences with linguistics


1. Noun, plural
Within the field of linguistics, there are many areas of study.

2. Adjective
A linguistics student can find countless paper ideas that center around the history and development of modern languages.

Quotes about linguistics


1. The purpose of quantum linguistics is to survey the spirit of linguistics and finding solutions to the common barrier problems faced by means of deliberate use of language.
- Stephen Richards, Be First: Achieve Every Dream

2. linguistics

noun. ['lɪŋˈgwɪstɪks'] the humanistic study of language and literature.

Synonyms

  • humanities
  • lexicology
  • philology
  • liberal arts
  • humanistic discipline
  • arts

Antonyms

  • Romanticism
  • classicism

Etymology

  • -ics (English)
  • linguist (English)
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