Prepositional
Prepositional Prep`o*si"tion*al, a. [Cf. F. pr['e]positionnel.] Of or pertaining to a preposition; of the nature of a preposition. --Early. -- {Prep`o*si"tion*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • prepositional — index preparatory Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • prepositional — 1. adjective a) Of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a preposition. b) Of the prepositional case. 2. noun The prepositional case …   Wiktionary

  • prepositional — adj. Prepositional is used with these nouns: ↑phrase …   Collocations dictionary

  • prepositional — preposition ► NOUN Grammar ▪ a word governing a noun or pronoun and expressing a relation to another word or element, as in ‘she arrived after dinner’ and ‘what did you do it for?’. DERIVATIVES prepositional adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • prepositional — adjective of or relating to or formed with a preposition (Freq. 3) prepositional phrase • Pertains to noun: ↑preposition • Topics: ↑linguistics …   Useful english dictionary

  • prepositional — adjective see preposition …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • prepositional — prep·o·si·tion·al (prĕp ə zĭshʹə nəl) adj. Relating to or used as a preposition.   prep o·siʹtion·al·ly adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • prepositional — Synonyms and related words: abessive, ablative, accusative, adessive, adjectival, adverbial, allative, approximative, attributive, case, common case, conjunctive, copulative, correct, dative, delative, elative, essive, formal, functional,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • prepositional — prep·o si·tion·al || ‚prepÉ™ zɪʃənl adj. of a preposition, of the part of speech that serves to express the relationship between two words (Grammar) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • prepositional — prep·o·si·tion·al …   English syllables

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