hypercorrect(redirected from hypercorrectness)
Of, relating to, or marked by hypercorrection.
1. excessively correct or fastidious
2. (Linguistics) resulting from or characterized by hypercorrection
hy•per•cor•rect(ˌhaɪ pər kəˈrɛkt)
1. correct or overly fastidious: hypercorrect manners.
2. of or characterized by hypercorrection.