View definitions for dialectal


adjective as in regional


Discover More

Example Sentences

While Modern Standard Arabic speech recognition seems to work well, researchers from QCRI and Kanari AI are engrossed in testing the boundaries of dialectal processing and achieving great results.

It may be a mere dialectal form of 'crooked,' or it may be miswritten for kroked, the usual old spelling.

Some of them probably heard the jests at the expense of their dialectal peculiarities which Plautus introduced into his comedies.

It is questioned how far it is possible to adopt living dialectal forms to save words that would otherwise perish.

Although each dialectal feature has its own boundaries, these are not set by pure chance.

The Middle English was pre-eminently the Dialectal period of the language.

Synonym of the Day

Which one is a synonym for nurse?Get the answer

Start each day with the Synonym of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to dialectal, such as: colloquial, dialectical, idiomatic, indigenous, limited, and local.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.