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Origin of noun adjunct
Words nearby noun adjunct
Example sentences from the Web for noun adjunct
She appeared at his side, impish smile in place, dutiful, fragrantly rather than ferociously sexy, and—frustratingly—an adjunct.How Can Katie Holmes Escape Tom Cruise—and ‘Dawson’s Creek’?|Tim Teeman|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At first Wales and Sanger conceived of Wikipedia merely as an adjunct to Nupedia, sort of like a feeder product or farm team.
The proper noun when spoken can be confused for the common noun.
The noun “mechanicals” refers to any physical reproduction of a composed and performed work—that is, “canned music.”Van Dyke Parks on How Songwriters Are Getting Screwed in the Digital Age|Van Dyke Parks|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The Great Depression” as a proper noun only came into popular use in the 1950s, long after the event was over.
The arm in these childish drawings early develops the interesting adjunct of a hand.Children's Ways|James Sully
I can find no authority for making it a collective noun, as Bell suggests.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
This often becomes an abstract feminine noun, answering to the French termination -ée; armée in Mistral's language isPg 56 armado.Frdric Mistral|Charles Alfred Downer
As an adjunct of the policy of the deterrent workhouse for the able-bodied, we have to note the coming-in of compulsory detection.English Poor Law Policy|Sidney Webb
On the other hand, when the words “a black” are heard, the mind constructs no image; it waits until the noun modified is spoken.English: Composition and Literature|W. F. (William Franklin) Webster