Definition of transitiveness in English:



  • See transitive

    • ‘Spheres can be related to each other as parents, children or siblings; the transitiveness of the relationship properties also creates ancestral and descendant relations.’
    • ‘Per se the question of transitiveness belongs to the idea of the verb itself, not to that of voice.’
    • ‘Where transitiveness results from the substantial meaning (like seeing), it seems to presume a subject complement.’
    • ‘The assumption of transitiveness needs to be mentioned as well.’
    • ‘It is straightforward, for example, to describe arbitrary patterns of transitiveness, functionality, etc., in Common Logic.’