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Definition of "pedantical" []

  • Pedantic. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "pedantical" in a sentence
  • "[2056] Because they are rich, and have other means to live, they think it concerns them not to know, or to trouble themselves with it; a fitter task for younger brothers, or poor men's sons, to be pen and inkhorn men, pedantical slaves, and no whit beseeming the calling of a gentleman, as Frenchmen and"
  • "Minutius Felix, so Victorinus, thus far Arnobius: I cite and quote mine authors (which, howsoever some illiterate scribblers account pedantical, as a cloak of ignorance, and opposite to their affected fine style, I must and will use) sumpsi, non suripui; and what Varro, lib."
  • "I shall never upgrade, you misanthropic bile spewing pedantical tosser!"