Definition of equative in English:


Line breaks: equa|tive
Pronunciation: /ɪˈkweɪtɪv


  • Denoting or relating to a sentence or other structure in which one term is identified with another, as in the winner is Jill.
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    • One linguist proposes the following "rule" for an equative clause having a PAS-noun-adjective construction.
    • In Present Day Korean, there are four markers of equative comparative.

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