nominal sentence


noun Grammar.

a sentence consisting of a subject and complement without a linking verb, as Very interesting, those books.

Nearby words

  1. nominal,
  2. nominal aphasia,
  3. nominal damages,
  4. nominal par,
  5. nominal scale,
  6. nominal value,
  7. nominal wages,
  8. nominalism,
  9. nominalize,
  10. nominally

Origin of nominal sentence

First recorded in 1920–25

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