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【hypercorrect】在多语言下的意思、翻译、词源、用法、例句

英语(English)

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替代形式(Alternative forms)

词源(Etymology)

Back-formation from hypercorrection.

形容词(Adjective)

hypercorrect (comparative more hypercorrect, superlative most hypercorrect)

  1. (grammar) nonstandard because of a mistaken idea of standard usage

衍生词(Derived terms)

翻译(Translations)

动词(Verb)

hypercorrect (third-person singular simple present hypercorrects, present participle hypercorrecting, simple past and past participle hypercorrected)

  1. (transitive) To change (a word or phrase) to an nonstandard form in the mistaken belief that it is standard usage.
    • 2007 October 28, William Safire, “And Now This”, in New York Times[1]:
      I use reduplicate to mean redouble, though both words should mean quadruple, but English is funny that way, so hold off on the hypercorrecting gotcha!

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