adjective Date: 1869 relating to the infinitive

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  • infinitival — INFINITIVÁL, Ă, infinitivali, e, adj. Care priveşte infinitivul, care ţine de infinitiv, care provine din infinitiv. – Infinitiv + suf. al. Trimis de valeriu, 21.07.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  infinitivál adj. m., pl. infinitiváli; f. sg. infinitiválă …   Dicționar Român

  • Infinitival — In*fin i*ti val, a. Pertaining to the infinite mood. Infinitival stems. Fitzed. Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • infinitival — adjective relating to or formed with the infinitive infinitival clause • Pertains to noun: ↑infinitive • Derivationally related forms: ↑infinitive …   Useful english dictionary

  • infinitival — infinitivally, adv. /in fin i tuy veuhl/, adj. Gram. of or pertaining to the infinitive. [1865 70; INFINITIVE + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • infinitival — adjective Of, pertaining to, or formed from an infinitive …   Wiktionary

  • infinitival — in·fin·i·ti·val || ɪn‚fɪnɪ taɪvl adj. of or pertaining to the infinitive (Grammar) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • infinitival — in·fin·i·ti·val …   English syllables

  • infinitival — /ɪnˌfɪnəˈtaɪvəl/ (say in.finuh tuyvuhl) adjective Grammar of or relating to the infinitive mode. –infinitivally, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • Infinitive — In grammar, infinitive is the name for certain verb forms that exist in many languages. In the usual (traditional) description of English, the infinitive of a verb is its basic form with or without the particle to: therefore, do and to do, be and …   Wikipedia

  • Raising (linguistics) — In linguistics, raising is a form of argument control in which an argument that belongs semantically to a subordinate clause is realized syntactically as a constituent of a higher clause. For example, the sentence Bill seemed to be angry is a… …   Wikipedia

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