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  verbe causatif
  verbe délocutif
  verbe déponent
  verbe dynamique
  verbe employé absolument
  verbe en seconde position
  verbe ergatif
  verbe fort
  verbe illocutoire
  verbe inchoatif
  verbe inergatif
  verbe léger
  verbe météorologique
  verbe monovalent
  verbe négatif

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English

state verb

[Subentry of state3, verb1]

Fr    verbe d'état, verbe statif

Synonym(s): static verb, stative verb

Antonym(s): action verb, activity verb, dynamic verb, nonstative verb, verb of action

Related term(s): copula, copular verb, copulative verb

Source(s): Arndt & Janney 1987: 206; Crystal 2003: 433; ELL: 5174; Longacre 1983: 171-173; Nash 1968: 261 (verb of state)


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  star
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  state1
  state2
  state3
  state of affairs
  statement
  static1
  static linguistics
  static tone
  static verb
  static2
  statistical
  statistical linguistics

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