Intransitive meaning

ĭn-trănsĭ-tĭv, -zĭ-
Intransitive is defined as a verb that doesn't require a direct object.

An example of an intransitive is the word "drinks" in the sentence "He drinks."

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An intransitive verb.
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An intransitive verb.
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Not transitive.
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The definition of intransitive is a verb without a direct object.

An example of something intransitive is the word "coughed" in the sentence, "He coughed."

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Designating a verb or verb construction that does not require or cannot take a direct object, as snow or sleep.
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(gram.) Designating a verb that does not require a direct object.
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(grammar, of a verb) Not : not having, or not taking, a direct object.
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