Share this entry

Share this page

prepositional phrase

Syllabification: prep·o·si·tion·al phrase

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of prepositional phrase in English:

noun

A modifying phrase consisting of a preposition and its object.

Definition of prepositional phrase in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day tenebrous
Pronunciation: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure