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Meaning of adjectival by Wiktionary Dictionary

adjectival


    Etymology

    From adjective +‎ -al .

    Pronunciation

    • ( UK ) IPA: /ædʒɛkˈtaɪvəl/[1]
    • ( US ) IPA: /ædʒəkˈtaɪvəl/

    Adjective

    adjectival ( comparative more adjectival, superlative most adjectival )

    1. ( grammar ) Of or relating to or functioning as an adjective; "adjectival syntax"; "an adjective clause" [2] .
    2. ( law ) Of or relating to procedure, especially to technicalities thereof .

    Noun

    adjectival ( plural: adjectivals )

    1. An adjectival phrase or clause .

    See also

    1. ^ Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary
    2. ^ adjectival. Dictionary.com. WordNet® 3.0. Princeton University. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/adjectival


Explanation of adjectival by Wordnet Dictionary

adjectival


    Adjective
    1. of or relating to or functioning as an adjective

    2. adjectival syntax


    Definition of adjectival by GCIDE Dictionary

    adjectival


    1. Adjectival a. Of or relating to the relating to the adjective; of the nature of an adjective; adjective. W. Taylor ( 1797 )