stylistic

[ stahy-lis-tik ]
/ staɪˈlɪs tɪk /
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adjective

of or relating to style.

Nearby words

  1. styling mousse,
  2. stylised,
  3. stylish,
  4. stylishly,
  5. stylist,
  6. stylistician,
  7. stylistics,
  8. stylite,
  9. stylites,
  10. stylitic

Sometimes sty·lis·ti·cal.

Origin of stylistic

First recorded in 1855–60; style + -istic

Related formssty·lis·ti·cal·ly, adverb

Can be confusedstylish stylistic

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British Dictionary definitions for stylistically

stylistic

/ (staɪˈlɪstɪk) /

adjective

of or relating to style, esp artistic or literary style
Derived Formsstylistically, adverb

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Word Origin and History for stylistically

stylistic

adj.

1860; see style + -istic.

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