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    What is a adjective?

    In english, what is an adjective?

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    adjective |?ajiktiv|
    noun Grammar
    a word or phrase naming an attribute, added to or grammatically related to a noun to modify or describe it.
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    ad·jec·tive (jk-tv)
    n. Abbr. a. or adj.
    1. The part of speech that modifies a noun or other substantive by limiting, qualifying, or specifying and distinguished in English morphologically by one of several suffixes, such as -able, -ous, -er, and -est, or syntactically by position directly preceding a noun or nominal phrase.
    2. Any of the words belonging to this part of speech, such as white in the phrase a white house.
    adj.
    1. Adjectival: an adjective clause.
    2. Law Prescriptive; remedial: adjective law.
    3. Not standing alone; derivative or dependent.


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