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Definition of the noun transfix
What does transfix mean as a name of something?
- [linguistics] A discontinuous affix, which occurs at more than one position in a word, typical of Semitic languages.
Definition of the verb transfix
What does transfix mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: transfixt
- to render motionless, as with a fixed stare or by arousing terror or awe
- pierce with a sharp stake or point
Transfix: In linguistic morphology, a transfix is a discontinuous affix which is inserted into a word root, as in root-and-pattern systems of morphology, like those of many Semitic languages.
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by K. David Harrison, David S. Rood, Arienne Dwyer
transfix is a discontinuous affix that is inserted into a root (at more than one position). Likewise there are two main kinds of stem affixes: — A simple stem affix is one that occupies one morphological slot of the host. — A discontinuous ...
by Anatole Lyovin, Brett Kessler, William Leben
A transfix is a type of affix that interleaves with its base. This will be seen in depth in the sketch of Arabic at the end of this chapter (§5.6), but here is a quick preview. In Arabic, the root meaning 'write' can be thought of as the bare consonants ...
Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)
by Murali Mohan Hundigam
puncture, stab, thrust, lance Pierce through—transfix Pierce with a sharp object /stick—impale Pierce with horns—gore Pierce with many holes—riddle Pierce with pointed instrument—stab Pierce with a sharp implement—transfix Pierced, ...
Transfix,transfiks′,v.t.to piercethrough.—n.Transfis′sion, crosssection. —adj. Transfixed′.—n.Transfix′ion. Transfluent,trans′flōōent,adj.flowingthrough.—n .Transflux′,aflowingthrough. Transforate,trans′fōrāt, v.t.tobore through.—n.
by Christian Friderick Bay
Jgiennemstikke,, to pierce, transfix, transpierce, (Ined en Kaarde) to run one through with a Sword. (igienuemstukken af Orm) wormeaten. Jgiennemstøde, to thrust, to push through. (med Kaarde Is.) to pierce, to stab, - Jgien" Jgiennemstryge, ...
Junior School Dictionary (2002)
by Linsay Knight, Andrew Delahunty
transfix. verb. to make someone unable to move because they are so amazed or afraid. transform. verb. to change something completely: The ugly duckling was transformed into a swan. Word Family: transformation noun a complete change in ...
by John R. Clark Hall, Herbert Dean Meritt
3urhlaestnian to transfix, JnLR 1937.
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis].
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
TRANSFIX', v. a. Lat. transfixvs. To pierce through.
by Walter W. Skeat, Walter William Skeat
Transfix. (L.) From L. transfixes, pp. of transfigere, to transfix.— L. одам, through ; figer», to fix ; see Pix. Transform. (F.-L.) t. transformer .
by Henry Sweet
transfix. purhfar an 2 pass, traverse tr., intr, ; pass beyond, transcend ; pierce ; penetrate. purhfarennes (!) ...
In which the Words are Traced to Their Origin, and Their Various Meanings Given by William Carey
to transfix , to pierce, to scratch, to undermine, to stab, to run through, to card, to spice, ...
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Scrabble value of T1R1A1N1S1F4I1X8
The value of this 8-letter word is 18 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine