Definition of nonfinite in English:
1.1 Grammar (Of a verb form) not limited by tense, person, or number. Contrasted with finite.
- By definition, non-finite verb phrases do not have tense marking.
- I've studied languages that use relative pronouns freely in analogous non-finite clauses.
- An ungrounded clause corresponds to the traditional category of non-finite clause.
Definition of nonfinite in:
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