Definition of adjectival in English:



  • See adjective

    • ‘What we really have here is an adjectival clause qualifying potentially a noun phrase or a noun.’
    • ‘The other parts are adverbial or adjectival clauses.’
    • ‘Moreoever the rest of the lines explain and expand these references by using adjectival phrases and subordinate clauses which tell the reader to look for explanation within the poem itself.’
    • ‘‘High and Latin’ is a coordination of an adjectival modifier with a proper-noun modifier, and sounds just as weird.’
    • ‘In the meantime, the parenthetical portion of the definition is the Air Force's adjectival clarification of the term.’