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Synonyms for adjectiveˈædʒ ɪk tɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adjective(noun)

    a word that expresses an attribute of something

    Antonyms:
    essential, substantive

  2. adjective(adj)

    the word class that qualifies nouns

    Antonyms:
    substantive, essential

  3. adjectival, adjective(adj)

    of or relating to or functioning as an adjective

    Synonyms:
    procedural, adjectival, adjective

    Antonyms:
    substantive, essential

  4. adjective, procedural(adj)

    relating to court practice and procedure as opposed to the principles of law

    Synonyms:
    procedural, adjectival, adjective

    Antonyms:
    essential, substantive

Wiktionary

  1. adjective(adjective)

    Incapable of independent function.

    Synonyms:
    derivative, dependent

  2. adjective(adjective)

    Adjectival; pertaining to or functioning as an adjective.

    Synonyms:
    adjectival

  3. adjective(adjective)

    Applying to methods of enforcement and rules of procedure.

    Synonyms:
    procedural

    Antonyms:
    substantive

  4. adjective(adjective)

    Of a dye that needs the use of a mordant to be made fast to that which is being dyed.

    Antonyms:
    substantive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adjective(n.)

    Synonyms:
    EPITHET, qualifying word or term

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

adjectives, word, qualifier, term


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