An example of something syntactic is a sentence that uses the correct form of a verb; syntactic sentence.
Origin of syntacticfrom Modern Latin syntacticus from Classical Greek syntaktikos from syntaxis: see syntax
Origin of syntacticGreek suntaktikos putting together from suntaktos constructed from suntassein to construct ; see syntax .
(comparative more syntactic, superlative most syntactic)
- Of, related to or connected with syntax.
- The sentence “I saw he" contains a syntactic mistake.
From Greek ÏƒÏÎ½Ï„Î±Î¾Î¹Ï‚ (suntaksis, “a joining together, syntax"); see syntax.