Definition of adjectivally in English:



  • See adjective

    • ‘This adjectivally driven criticism often yields sophisticated contrapuntal readings that account for how imperialist ideology penetrated everyday life during the period.’
    • ‘It has never been obvious to me that that means corporations formed before 1901, and that is said to be a past participle, used adjectivally.’
    • ‘But in the Pledge, the phrase is used adjectivally, to modify nation.’
    • ‘It's true that ‘under God’ sometimes appears in verse and religious writing used adjectivally.’
    • ‘It is the past participle, used adjectivally, of the verb striegeln.’