predicative

US [ˈpredɪˌkeɪtɪv]
UK [prɪˈdɪkətɪv]
  • n.【语】表语;表语性
  • adj.作表语的
  • Web表语部分;述语;用作表语
predicative
adj.
1.
作表语的,谓语性的(例如 asleep,用于 be、become、get、seem、look 等动词后;与 attributive 相对)coming after a verb such asbe, become, get, seem, look . Many adjectives, for exampleold can be either predicative as inThe man is very old , or attributive as inan old man . Some, likeasleep , can only be predicative .

Sample Sentence

Definition:
Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
Source:AllAll,DictionaryDictionary,WebWeb
Difficulty:AllAll,EasyEasy,MiddleMiddle,HardHard