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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The nature of a word that describes or modifies a verb or adjective.

Usage examples (33)
  • An adverbial phrase describes movement or action.
  • adverbial syntax
  • "adverbial" theory of the sort recommended by Chisholm (1957) and Sellars (1967), and outright eliminativism.
  • Some call it an adverbial modifier, some call it a for more
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