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  addition
  adduction
  adéquat
  adéquation
  adessif
  adjacence
  adjacent (à)
adjectif1
  adjectif2
  adjectif absolu
  adjectif exclamatif
  adjectif gradable
  adjectif transitif
  adjectival1
  adjectival2

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English

adjective1

Fr    adjectif1

nS

Type of: part of speech

Related term(s): characterization2, qualification, verbal3

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 60; Chomsky 1981: 11, 48; Cook 1969: 122; Crystal 2003: 11; Doke 1935: 43; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 252; Finch 2000: 82-84 (also "peripheral adjective", "gradable adjective"; Givon 1984: 469; Halliday & Hasan 1976: 41-42; Halliday 1994: 25; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 5; Kroeger 2005: 33-34; Lyons 1971: 323-325; Lyons 1977: 447-448; Martinet 1964[trans.]: 133; Matthews 1997: 8; Nash 1968: 7; Palmatier 1972: 4; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 6, 173 (pre-adjective); Quirk etal. 1985: 402ff.; Richards etal. 1992: 8; Trask 1993: 7-8; Wales 1989: 10-11; Welmers 1973: 249ff.

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  adessive
  adjacency
  adjacent (to)
  adjectival1
  adjectival2
  adjectiv(al)ization
  adjectivalized
adjective1
  adjective2
  adjective clause
  adjectivizer
  adjoin
  adjunct
  adjunction
  adjunction rule

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