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Entry Details for 形容詞

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English Meaning(s) for 形容詞

  1. adjective; i-adjective (in Japanese)

Definition and Synonyms for 形容詞

Adjective the word class that qualifies nouns
Synonyms: 形容詞
Adjective a word that expresses an attribute of something
Synonyms: 形容詞

Meanings for each kanji in 形容詞

» shape; form; style
» contain; form; looks
» part of speech; words; poetry

Categories 形容詞 is a member of

Modifier a content word that qualifies the meaning of a noun or verb
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Major Form Class any of the major parts of speech of traditional grammar
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 形容詞

Sample Sentences for 形容詞

In Esperanto an adjective ends in "a." The plural is formed by adding "j."
Things that modify nouns (adjective, or adjectival equivalent).
There are two ways of using the infinitive as an adjective, 1. attributive, 2. predicative. Naturally 2. is a subject complement.
Some English adverbs function as adjectives.
In English there are eight main parts of speech: noun, verb, adjective, adverb, pronoun, preposition, conjunction and finally interjection.

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