more singulative

singulative

[sing-gyuh-luh-tiv]
noun
1.
a grammatical form or construction that expresses a singular entity or indicates that an individual is singled out from a group, especially as opposed to a collective noun, as snowflake as opposed to snow.
adjective
2.
noting or pertaining to such a form or construction.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To more singulative
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: more singular
Next Definition: more singultous
Words Near: more singulative
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for more singulative
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing more singulative
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature