Associations to the word «Syntax»


SYNTAX, noun. A set of rules that govern how words are combined to form phrases and sentences.
SYNTAX, noun. (computing) (countable) The formal rules of formulating the statements of a computer language.
SYNTAX, noun. (linguistics) The study of the structure of phrases, sentences and language.
SYNTAX HIGHLIGHTING, noun. (computing) highlighting of source code using different techniques (coloring, boldfacing)
SYNTAX HIGHLIGHTINGS, noun. Plural of syntax highlighting

Dictionary definition

SYNTAX, noun. The grammatical arrangement of words in sentences.
SYNTAX, noun. A systematic orderly arrangement.
SYNTAX, noun. Studies of the rules for forming admissible sentences.

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche