Definition of Cacology
a bad choice of words or pronunciation
Examples of Cacology in a sentence
In a classic case of cacology, the speaker said several words that didn’t make sense in context.
The actor is known for his cacology and using bad diction to make a point.
For several months, the speech teacher has been working to eliminate the student’s cacology and improve his word choices.
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