- a writer, teacher, or supporter of prescriptive grammar.
- of, relating to, or based on prescriptive grammar.
Origin of prescriptivist
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Contemporary Examples of prescriptivist
Prescriptivist grammarians will have a boisterous time reading Taipei.The Gpistolary Novel: Tao Lin’s ‘Taipei’
June 18, 2013