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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or functioning as two or more connected words not including a finite verb with its subject.

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  • Adjective : phrasal construction
  • Thanks, Adrian, for that insight into the stress patterns in phrasal verbs.
  • Because the rules and guidelines are not commonly understood, hyphens in phrasal adjectives tend to be ignored or haphazardly applied. for more
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