[ ad-noun ]
/ ˈædˌnaʊn /
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How to use adnoun in a sentence
It is not, in all cases, easy to determine to which of these classes an adnoun should be referred.English Grammar in Familiar Lectures|Samuel Kirkham
British Dictionary definitions for adnoun
/ (ˈædnaʊn) /
an adjective used as a noun; absolute adjective
Word Origin for adnoun
C18: from Latin ad to + noun, formed on the model of adverb
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