continuative[kən tin′yo̵̅o̅ āt′iv, -yo̵̅o̅ ə tiv′]
- continuing something
- Gram. expressing continuation or sequel: a continuative clause
Origin of continuativeLate Latin continuativus
- Of, relating to, or serving to cause continuation.
- Linguistics Of or relating to the durative aspect or a durative verb or verb form.
- Something that expresses or causes continuation.
- Linguistics See durative.
- Something that causes a continuation.
- (linguistics) a durative.