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nongrammatical

[ non-gruh-mat-i-kuhl ]
/ ˌnɒn grəˈmæt ɪ kəl /
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adjective

(of a sentence or expression) not conforming to the grammatical rules of a given language.

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of nongrammatical

First recorded in 1950–55; non- + grammatical
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