- (Of a word) placed after or as a suffix on the word that it relates to: a postpositive adjectiveMore example sentences
- Until the middle of the twentieth century the scholarly consensus was that Mark could not have ended with a postpositive particle or with such a shocking ending as ‘for they were afraid.’
- Among other particular features of Albanian and other Balkan languages are a postpositive definite article and the absence of a verbal infinitive.
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More definitions of postpositiveDefinition of postpositive in:
- The US English dictionary