Definition of declinable in English:



  • See decline

    • ‘This suggests that idiosyncratic morphological information (e.g. whether an adjective is declinable or not) is accessible in the course of a syntactic derivation.’
    • ‘Most of Latvian nouns are declinable.’
    • ‘Year after year, his explanations of connecting vowels and genitives of nouns and declinable adjectives fell on deaf ears.’
    • ‘The gender agreement rule is that, in the singular, the declinable premodifiers (determiners and adjectives) should agree with the gender of the head noun.’
    • ‘When "eka" is used in the sense of ‘some, certain, incomparable’, it is declinable in the three genders and in both numbers.’