noun (often initial capital letter)
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Origin of atticism
OTHER WORDS FROM atticismat·ti·cist, noun
Words nearby atticism
Example sentences from the Web for atticism
His style is pure and simple, and ancient critics praise his “Atticism.”
Atticism: because he is here imitating a well-known passage in Demosthenes's speech against schines.Keightley.
This last has especially charmed me; it is remarkable for grace, delicacy, atticism, and precision.Amiel's Journal|Henri-Frdric Amiel