[ bloom-feel-dee-uhn ]
/ blumˈfil di ən /
Linguistics. influenced by, resembling, or deriving from the linguistic theory and the methods of linguistic analysis advocated by Leonard Bloomfield, characterized especially by emphasis on the classification of overt formal features.
a Bloomfieldian linguist.
THE SEPTEMBER WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ HAS ARRIVED!
Go ahead, test your mental legerity to see how many words you remember from last month!
Question 1 of 10
Which definition best describes “spang”?
Words nearby Bloomfieldian
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020