noun, plural tech·ni·cal·i·ties for 2, 3.
Words nearby technicality
OTHER WORDS FROM technicalityhy·per·tech·ni·cal·i·ty, nouno·ver·tech·ni·cal·i·ty, noun, plural o·ver·tech·ni·cal·i·ties.
Examples from the Web for technicality
It will not be your legal responsibility, but you're simply winning on a technicality.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq|Nathan Bradley Bethea|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was arrested, tried and, thanks to a technicality, acquitted.Nigeria’s Larger-Than-Life Nobel Laureate Chronicles a Fascinating Life|Chimamanda Adichie|August 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The case was tossed out the following year on a technicality.
The effect would be to knock down California's gay-marriage ban on a technicality, without affecting the rest of the country.Will the Supreme Court Dodge a Big Marriage Equality Decision?|David Frum|March 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I said “Britcom” earlier; Father Ted is only that on a technicality.
Technicality is as little consonant with the one as with the other.
Even if the Cubs had claimed it on a technicality, even if we had really won the pennant once, that game had to be played now.Pitching in a Pinch|Christy Mathewson
I still think Jimmie Time and Boogles were beating the law—on a technicality.Somewhere in Red Gap|Harry Leon Wilson
This I cal186l the Apology of technicality inspired by tyranny.Charles Sumner; his complete works, volume 5 (of 20)|Charles Sumner
She slid into the silence with a technicality, asking if John still took his old inordinate amount of sugar.Tales and Fantasies|Robert Louis Stevenson