adjective phrase


noun Grammar.

a group of words including an adjective and its complements or modifiers that functions as an adjective, as too openly critical in His latest article is too openly critical of the administration.

Nearby words

  1. adjacent angle,
  2. adjacent angles,
  3. adjectival,
  4. adjective,
  5. adjective clause,
  6. adjective pronoun,
  7. adjectively,
  8. adjectivize,
  9. adjigo,
  10. adjoin

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