prescriptivist

[pri-skrip-tuh-vist]
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noun

a writer, teacher, or supporter of prescriptive grammar.

adjective

of, relating to, or based on prescriptive grammar.

Origin of prescriptivist

First recorded in 1950–55; prescriptive + -ist
Related formspre·scrip·tiv·ism, noun
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