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Definition of the adjective adversative
What does adversative mean as an attribute of a noun?
- expressing antithesis or opposition
Definition of the noun adversative
What does adversative mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: adversatives
- [rare, dated] Something, particularly a clause or conjunction, which is adversative.
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by James Pustejovsky, Pierrette Bouillon, Hitoshi Isahara, Kyoko Kanzaki, Chungmin Lee
Indirect passives are often called adversative passives because it is often the case that the new subject (e.g. Taro in (6b) or Hanako in (7b)) is adversely affected by the event denoted by the active counterpart. The idea that is widely accepted ...
by Abraham Rees
ADVERSATIVE, in Grammar, a word or particle that expresses not only some difference, but some opposition, between what goes before and what follows. Adversative disjunctives are distinguished from those that are denominated fimple in ...
by Abraham Rees
ADVERSATIVE, in Grammeir, a Word or particle. that expresses not only some difference, but some opposition, between what goes before and what follows. Adversative disiunctives are distinguished from those that are denominated simple in ...
Including ... I. An Explanation of Difficult Words and Technical Terms ... II. A Pronouncing Dictionary ... : to the Whole is Added a Chronological Series of Remarkable Events ... by James Barclay (Curate of Edmonton.)
ADVERSATIVE, a. [adversativus, Lat.1 a word which makes some opposition or variety. In Grammar, it expresses some difference betweea what goes before and what follows; as in the phrase, be loves money, but takes no pain, to get it, the ...
An Introduction to Austronesian Studies by Darrell T. Tryon
adverbialiser adversative actor focus affirmative affective agent/agentive alienable allative animate antipassive ...
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Video about adversative
Video shows what adversative means. Expressing opposition or difference.. Adversative Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...
Quotes about adversative
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Scrabble value of A1D2V4E1R1S1A1T1I1V4E1
The value of this 11-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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