locutionary act

noun

the act of uttering a sentence considered only as suchCompare illocution, perlocution

Nearby words

  1. locust bean,
  2. locust bird,
  3. locust years,
  4. locution,
  5. locutionary,
  6. locutorium,
  7. locutory,
  8. lod,
  9. lode,
  10. loden

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