Asseverative
Asseverative As*sev"er*a*tive, a. Characterized by asseveration; asserting positively. [1913 Webster]

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  • asseverative — adjective see asseverate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • asseverative — See asseveration. * * * …   Universalium

  • asseverative — as·sev·er·a·tive …   English syllables

  • asseverative — əˈsevəˌrād.iv, aˈ , rəd.iv adjective : characterized by asseveration : asseverating …   Useful english dictionary

  • asseveration — asseverative /euh sev euh ray tiv, euhr euh tiv/, asseveratory /euh sev euhr euh tawr ee, tohr ee/, asseveratively, adv. /euh sev euh ray sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of asseverating. 2. an emphatic assertion. [1550 60; < L asseveration (s. of… …   Universalium

  • Asseveratory — As*sev er*a*to*ry, a. Asseverative. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • asseverate — transitive verb ( ated; ating) Etymology: Latin asseveratus, past participle of asseverare, from ad + severus severe Date: 1749 to affirm or declare positively or earnestly < he always asseverated that he did not know G. K. Chesterton > •… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • congiunzione — (союз | conjonction | Konjunktion, Bindewort | conjunction | congiunzione) Служебное слово, включаемое иногда в категорию наречий (см. соединительный – и прим.) и служащее для соединения (лат. conjunctio, перевод с гр. syndesmos) двух членов… …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • assévératif — ⇒ASSÉVÉRATIF, IVE, adj. LING., néol. Fortifiant l affirmation. Conjonction [de coordination] assévérative (même) (cf. MAR. lex. 1933, p. 54). ÉTYMOL. ET HIST. 1933, supra. Empr. du b. lat. asseverativus « qui fortifie l affirmation » (DONAT, Ter …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • asseverativo — pl.m. asseverativi sing.f. asseverativa pl.f. asseverative …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

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