abstract nouns

abstract noun

noun Grammar.
1.
a noun denoting something immaterial and abstract, as rest, dread, or transportation.
2.
a noun formed with a suffix that imparts such a meaning, as kindness.
Compare concrete noun.
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abstract noun
 
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Compare concrete noun a noun that refers to an abstract concept, as for example kindness

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