acrolect(redirected from Acrolects)
The variety of speech that is closest to a standard prestige language, especially in an area in which a creole is spoken. For example, Standard Jamaican English is the acrolect where Jamaican Creole is spoken.
the most standard form of language
a variety of a language, esp. a creolized one, that is closest to the standard form of the language on which it is based.