Origin of attributive
Examples from the Web for attributive
Historical Examples of attributive
In other words, let the bodies be regarded as attributive and the forces as substantive.The Approach to Philosophy
Ralph Barton Perry
Like other Participles it may be used either as Attributive or Predicate.New Latin Grammar
Charles E. Bennett
In such an interpretation nearly all the attributive features of these witnesses are ignored.
We will notice the attributive features of these witnesses as they are related by John in this chapter—that is, Rev. xi.
Attributive adjectives and adverbs, and their equivalents, are placed before nouns and verbs they modify.The Japanese Spirit
c.1600, from French attributif, from stem of Latin attributus (see attribute (v.)). As a noun, in grammar, from 1750. Related: Attributively; attributiveness.