Prepositional definition

prĕpə-zĭshə-nəl
Relating to or used as a preposition.
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Of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a preposition.
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(grammar) Of the prepositional case.
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(grammar) The prepositional case.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
prepositional
Plural:
prepositionals

Origin of prepositional

  • From Latin praepositiō (“a setting before, a preposition"), a calque of Ancient Greek πρόθεσις (prothesis, “a setting before, preposition (grammar)") +"Ž -al

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