"attributive" Definition

  1. a. Attributing; pertaining to, expressing, or assigning an attribute; of the nature of an attribute.
  2. n. A word that denotes an attribute; esp. a modifying word joined to a noun; an adjective or adjective phrase.

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Position in dictionary: 7420 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., n.,
Words that start with "attributive": 2
Words that end with "attributive": 1
Words that contain "attributive": 2
Next words in dictionary: attributively, attrite, attrition, attry, attune, attuned, attuning, atwain, atween, atwirl
Previous words in dictionary: attribution, attributing, attributed, attribute, attributable, attrectation, attrap, attrahent, attractor, attractivity

English Dictionary Definition of attributive

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