Definition of prepositional phrase in English:

prepositional phrase

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

Entry from US English dictionary


  • A modifying phrase consisting of a preposition and its object.

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Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrəˈgāSHən
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space