What does adjectival mean?

adjectival meaning in General Dictionary

Of or regarding the relating to the adjective for the nature of an adjective adjective

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  • of or concerning or operating as an adjective
  • Of or concerning the relating to the adjective; of the nature of an adjective; adjective.

adjectival meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1797, from adjective + -al (1).


adjectival meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Of or regarding the relating to the adjective; of the nature of an adjective; adjective.


Sentence Examples with the word adjectival

Since Kant the two phrases have become purely adjectival (instead of adverbial) with a technical controversial sense, closely allied to the Aristotelian, in relation to knowledge and judgments generally.

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