adj. not literary

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • nonliterary — onliterary adj. Characteristic of or appropriate to everyday language. Syn: common, vernacular, vulgar. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nonliterary — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • nonliterary — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • nonliterary — adjective not literary …   Wiktionary

  • nonliterary — non·literary …   English syllables

  • nonliterary — non•lit′er•ar′y adj …   From formal English to slang

  • nonliterary — adjective marked by lack of affectation or pedantry her talk was very unliterary W.D.Howells • Syn: ↑unliterary • Similar to: ↑informal * * * “+ adjective : not literary * * * adj …   Useful english dictionary

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  • aesthetics — /es thet iks/ or, esp. Brit., /ees /, n. (used with a sing. v.) 1. the branch of philosophy dealing with such notions as the beautiful, the ugly, the sublime, the comic, etc., as applicable to the fine arts, with a view to establishing the… …   Universalium

  • Suetonius — /swi toh nee euhs/, n. (Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus) A.D. 75 150, Roman historian. * * * Latin Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus born AD 69, probably Rome died after 122 Roman biographer and antiquarian. Suetonius s family was of the knightly class.… …   Universalium

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