infinitive marker

noun

grammar a word or affix occurring with the verb stem in the infinitive, such as to in to make

Nearby words

  1. infinitesimal,
  2. infinitesimal calculus,
  3. infinitival,
  4. infinitive,
  5. infinitive clause,
  6. infinitively,
  7. infinitize,
  8. infinitude,
  9. infinitum,
  10. infinity

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