Definition of Adjectiving. Meaning of Adjectiving. Synonyms of Adjectiving

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Definition of Adjectiving

Adjectiving
Adjective Ad"jec*tive, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Adjectived; p. pr. & vb. n. Adjectiving.] To make an adjective of; to form or change into an adjective. [R.] Language has as much occasion to adjective the distinct signification of the verb, and to adjective also the mood, as it has to adjective time. It has . . . adjectived all three. --Tooke.

Meaning of Adjectiving from wikipedia

- In linguistics, an adjective (abbreviated adj) is a word that modifies a noun or noun phrase or describes its referent. Its semantic role is to change...
- Adjectival may refer to: Anything related to or serving as an adjective Adjectival noun (****anese) Adjectival demonym, an adjective used to indicate a...
- Adjectival noun may refer to: Adjectival noun (****anese), also called adjectival or na-adjective Noun adjunct, a noun that qualifies another noun, like...
- An adjective phrase (or adjectival phrase) is a phrase the head of which is an adjective, e.g. fond of steak, very happy, quite upset about it, etc. The...
- orthography sometimes uses the term proper adjective to mean adjectives that take initial capital letters, and common adjective to mean those that do not. For example...
- A postpositive adjective or postnominal adjective is an adjective that is placed after the noun or pronoun that it modifies, as in noun phrases such as...
- German adjectives come before the noun, as in English, and (usually) are not capitalized. However, as in French and other Indo-European languages (but...
- A collateral adjective is an adjective that is identified with a particular noun in meaning, but that is not derived from that noun. For example, the...
- irregular English adjectives, but our sister project Wiktionary does: Read the Wiktionary entry on Appendix:English irregular adjectives You can also: Search...
- function as an adjective or an adverb. For example, in "boiled potato", boiled is the past participle of the verb boil, adjectivally modifying the noun...
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