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concrete noun

noun, Grammar
1.
a noun denoting something material and nonabstract, as chair, house, or automobile.
Compare abstract noun.
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Examples for concrete noun
  • The first virtue, the touchstone of a masculine style, is its use of the active verb and the concrete noun.
British Dictionary definitions for concrete noun

concrete noun

noun
1.
a noun that refers to a material object, as for example horse Compare abstract noun
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