Augmentative definition

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Having the ability or tendency to augment.
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(grammar) Indicating great size, intensity, or power, as the prefix super– does in supermarket.
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An augmentative word or affix.
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Augmenting or capable of augmenting.
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(gram.) Increasing the force of an idea expressed by a word or denoting increased size, intensity, etc.
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An augmentative affix, word, etc. (Ex.: per- in perdurable, up in eat up)
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Growing, enlarging, increasing.
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(grammar) A form of word that expresses large size, intensity, or seniority.
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