Definition of Adjectively in English :

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Adjectively meaning in English

Meaning of Adjectively in English

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Adjectively pronunciation in English

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1. adjectively

as an adjective

Example Sentences:
'nouns are frequently used adjectively'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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another word for adjectivally

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n. Abbr. a. or adj.
1. The part of speech that modifies a noun or other substantive by limiting, qualifying, or specifying and distinguished in English morphologically by one of several suffixes, such as -able, -ous, -er, and -est, or syntactically by position directly preceding a noun or nominal phrase.
2. Any of the words belonging to this part of speech, such as white in the phrase a white house.
1. Adjectival: an adjective clause.
2. Law Specifying the processes by which rights are enforced, as opposed to the establishing of such rights; remedial: adjective law.
3. Not standing alone; derivative or dependent.

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