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factitive

Saltos de línea: fac¦ti|tive
Pronunciación: /ˈfaktɪtɪv
 
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Definición de factitive en inglés:

adjetivo

Linguistics
(Of a verb) having a sense of causing a result and taking a complement as well as an object, as in he appointed me captain.
Example sentences
  • "The boy popped the balloon," is factitive, because "balloon" is a factitive object, that is, an object changed by the verb "popped."
  • Dutch has two factitive verbs, vernieten and vernietigen, which both denote "destroy" and appear in the same range of uses and collocations.

Origen

mid 19th century: from modern Latin factitivus, formed irregularly from Latin factitare, frequentative of facere 'do, make'.

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