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Meaning of prepositional by Wiktionary Dictionary

prepositional


    Etymology

    From Latin a setting before, a preposition ( grammar ), a calque of Ancient Greek πρόθεσις ( prothesis, “a setting before, preposition ( grammar )” ) +‎ -al

    Adjective

    prepositional ( not comparable )

    1. Of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a preposition .
    2. ( grammar ) Of the prepositional case .


Explanation of prepositional by Wordnet Dictionary

prepositional


    Adjective
    1. of or relating to or formed with a preposition

    2. prepositional phrase


    Definition of prepositional by GCIDE Dictionary

    prepositional


    1. Prepositional a. [Cf. F. prépositionnel.] Of or pertaining to a preposition; of the nature of a preposition. Early. -- Prepositionally, adv.