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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
1. A dispute about words.
2. A battle fought with words.
From Greek logo- (word) + -machy (battle). Earliest documented use: 1569.
"Raymond Queneau's most attractive books are founded on a logomachy in which fine words are pitted against the not so fine."
John Sturrock; The Word From Paris; Verso; 1998.
See more usage examples of logomachy in Vocabulary.com's dictionary.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Lovemaking is radical, while marriage is conservative. -Eric Hoffer, philosopher and author (1902-1983)