prepositive

See also: prépositive

EnglishEdit

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for prepositive in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin praepositivus, past participle of praepono (to place before, to place ahead of)

AdjectiveEdit

prepositive (not comparable)

  1. Put before; prefixed
    a prepositive particle

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NounEdit

prepositive (plural prepositives)

  1. A prepositive word.

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ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

prepositive

  1. feminine plural of prepositivo