Preterpluperfect - definition of Preterpluperfect by The Free Dictionary
|a. & n.||1.||(Gram.) Old name of the tense also called pluperfect.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature
Brussels is the preterpluperfect
tense of fashion, and Turkey is taste in its dying agonies.
Will Nediger adds a couple of examples to Susan Thorpe's "Permed Ends" in the February issue: dexTROROTaTORy and PREtERPluPERfect