be+inflected

  • 1 Inflected — In*flect ed, a. 1. Bent; turned; deflected. [1913 Webster] 2. (Gram.) Having inflections; capable of, or subject to, inflection; inflective. [1913 Webster] {Inflected cycloid} (Geom.), a prolate cycloid. See {Cycloid}. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Inflected cycloid — Inflected In*flect ed, a. 1. Bent; turned; deflected. [1913 Webster] 2. (Gram.) Having inflections; capable of, or subject to, inflection; inflective. [1913 Webster] {Inflected cycloid} (Geom.), a prolate cycloid. See {Cycloid}. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 inflected — inflected; un·inflected; …

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  • 4 inflected class — inflected class, any class of words, such as nouns, pronouns, verbs, and adjectives, that can be inflected …

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  • 5 Inflected preposition — In some languages, an inflected preposition, or conjugated preposition, is a word formed from the contraction of a preposition with a personal pronoun. For instance, in Scottish Gaelic, to say before him, one can not say *ro e, but roimhe… …

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  • 6 -inflected — [[t] ɪnflektɪd[/t]] 1) COMB in ADJ inflected is used to form adjectives describing someone s voice or accent. [LITERARY] Sergeant, I should like a word with you, said the newcomer, in a pleasantly inflected baritone. 2) COMB in ADJ inflected is… …

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  • 7 inflected — adjective 1. (of the voice) altered in tone or pitch his southern Yorkshire voice was less inflected and singing than her northern one • Ant: ↑uninflected • Similar to: ↑modulated 2. showing alteration in form (especially by the addition of… …

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  • 8 Inflected — Inflect In*flect , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Inflected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Inflecting}.] [L. inflectere, inflexum; pref. in in + flectere to bend. See {Flexible}, and cf. {Inflex}.] 1. To turn from a direct line or course; to bend; to incline, to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 inflected — in|flect|ed [ ın flektəd ] adjective LINGUISTICS an inflected form of a word is form that is different from the basic form, for example a plural form of a noun a. an inflected language has words that inflect …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 inflected — adjective an inflected language contains many words which change their form according to their meaning or use: German is an inflected language …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 inflected — UK [ɪnˈflektɪd] / US [ɪnˈflektəd] adjective linguistics a) an inflected form of a word is a form that is different from the basic form, for example a plural form of a noun b) an inflected language has words that inflect …

    English dictionary

  • 12 inflected — adjective a) Deviating from a straight line. (An inflected language is one in which words change form when their function changes.) b) Changed in form to reflect function (referring to a word) …

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  • 13 inflected — in|flect|ed [ınˈflektıd] adj technical an inflected language contains many words which change their form according to their meaning or use …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 inflected — adj. [L. in, in; flectere, to bend] Turned or bent inward or downward; inflexed …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 15 inflected — adj. bent, curved; altered or modified by inflection (Grammar) in·flect || ɪn flekt v. change the tone of one s voice, modulate one s voice; curve inward, bend; alter a word by inflection (Grammar) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 16 non-inflected — /nɒn ɪnˈflɛktəd/ (say non in flektuhd) adjective not inflected …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 non-inflected — adj. (of a language) not having inflections …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 18 lanan — inflected cases of lanu …

    Old to modern English dictionary

  • 19 Inflection — In grammar, inflection or inflexion is the way language handles grammatical relations and relational categories such as tense, mood, voice, aspect, person, number, gender, case. In covert inflection, such categories are not overtly expressed.… …

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  • 20 Portuguese grammar — Portuguese grammar, the morphology and syntax of the Portuguese language, is similar to the grammar of most other Romance languages especially Galician and the other languages of Iberian Peninsula. It is a synthetic, fusional language. Nouns,… …

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