adverb see factitive

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  • factitively — See factitive. * * * …   Universalium

  • factitively — adverb In a factitive way …   Wiktionary

  • factitively — fac·ti·tive·ly …   English syllables

  • factitively — adverb see factitive I …   Useful english dictionary

  • factitive — factitively, adv. /fak ti tiv/, adj. Gram. noting or pertaining to verbs that express the idea of making or rendering in a certain way and that take a direct object and an additional word or group of words indicating the result of the process, as …   Universalium

  • factitive — adjective Etymology: probably from Latin factitare to do habitually, frequentative of facere Date: 1846 of, relating to, or being a transitive verb that in some constructions requires an objective complement as well as an object • factitively… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • factitive — /ˈfæktətɪv/ (say faktuhtiv) adjective designating verbs which convey the idea of making or rendering according to order or specification; such verbs are accompanied not only by the direct object but by an additional word indicating the result of… …   Australian English dictionary

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