Thesaurus > Related Words: preposition

  Words related to preposition
Definition:
  • a function word that combines with a noun or pronoun or noun phrase to form a prepositional phrase that can have an adverbial or adjectival relation to some other word;
  • (linguistics) the placing of one linguistic element before another (as placing a modifier before the word it modifies in a sentence or placing an affix before the base to which it is attached);

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    Derivational Morphology: prepose

     

    Anagrams: septentrion, peritonitis, in store(p)

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 介詞   Croatian: prijedlog  
    Danish: forholdsord   Dutch: voorzetsel  
    Estonian: ettepanek   French: préposition  
    Frisian: ferhâldingswurd   German: Präposition  
    Icelandic: forsetning   Indonesian: kata  
    Interlingua: preposition   Italian: preposizione  
    Japanese: 前置詞   Kurdish: daçek  
    Latin: praepositio   Norwegian: preposisjon  
    Novial: prepositione   Polish: przyimek  
    Portuguese: preposição   Romanian: prepoziţie  
    Russian: предлог   Spanish: preposición  
    Swedish: preposition  
     
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