Associations to the word «Syntactic»


SYNTACTIC, adjective. Of, related to or connected with syntax.
SYNTACTIC, adjective. Containing morphemes that are combined in the same order as they would be if they were separate words e.g. greenfinch
SYNTACTIC SALT, noun. (computing) Additions to a computer language that make it it harder to write bad code.
SYNTACTIC SUGAR, noun. (computing) Additions to a computer language that make code easier for humans to read or write, but that do not change the functionality or expressiveness of the language.

Dictionary definition

SYNTACTIC, adjective. Of or relating to or conforming to the rules of syntax; "the syntactic rules of a language".

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King