- denominating; naming
- Gram. formed from a noun or adjective: “to eye” is a denominative verb
Origin of denominativeLate Latin denominativus
a denominative word, esp. a verb
- Giving or constituting a name; naming.
- Formed from a noun or adjective.
A word, especially a verb, that is derived from a noun or adjective.
- a verb that is derived from a noun or adjective
de- (“from”) + nominative (“naming”)