"equative" meaning in English

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Adjective

IPA: /i(ː)ˈkweɪtɪv/, /ˈɛkwətɪv/
enPR: ēkwāʹtĭv Rhymes: -eɪtɪv, -ɛkwətɪv Etymology: equate + -ive Etymology templates: {{suffix|en|equate|ive}} equate + -ive Head templates: {{en-adj|-}} equative (not comparable)
  1. (grammar) Of, pertaining to, or being an equative. Tags: not-comparable Categories (topical): Grammar
    Sense id: en-equative-en-adj-wSNc2WAt Topics: grammar, human-sciences, linguistics, sciences

Noun

IPA: /i(ː)ˈkweɪtɪv/, /ˈɛkwətɪv/ Forms: equatives [plural]
enPR: ēkwāʹtĭv Rhymes: -eɪtɪv, -ɛkwətɪv Etymology: equate + -ive Etymology templates: {{suffix|en|equate|ive}} equate + -ive Head templates: {{en-noun}} equative (plural equatives)
  1. (grammar) A construction showing an equal quality. In English, this is normally formed using as. For example, the equative of happy is as happy as. Categories (topical): Grammar Translations (grammar: construction): derez-kevatal [masculine] (Breton), comparatif d’égalité [masculine] (French), céim chothroim [feminine] (Irish), comparativo di uguaglianza [masculine] (Italian), comparativo de igualdad [masculine] (Spanish), gradd gyfartal [feminine] (Welsh)
    Sense id: en-equative-en-noun-H9CoMuSu Categories (other): English entries with incorrect language header, English terms suffixed with -ive, Terms with French translations, Terms with German translations, Terms with Italian translations, Terms with Spanish translations, Terms with Welsh translations Disambiguation of English entries with incorrect language header: 6 48 7 39 Disambiguation of English terms suffixed with -ive: 3 63 4 30 Disambiguation of Terms with French translations: 6 45 7 41 Disambiguation of Terms with German translations: 6 45 7 42 Disambiguation of Terms with Italian translations: 6 45 7 42 Disambiguation of Terms with Spanish translations: 5 48 6 41 Disambiguation of Terms with Welsh translations: 6 44 7 42 Topics: grammar, human-sciences, linguistics, sciences Disambiguation of 'grammar: construction': 54 17 29
  2. (grammar) A word in the equative form. Categories (topical): Grammar
    Sense id: en-equative-en-noun-PRIzDlO5 Topics: grammar, human-sciences, linguistics, sciences
  3. (grammar) A grammatical case in certain languages, including Ossetic and Sumerian, that indicates something is like something else. English equivalents include he was the same age as her and he looks like him. Categories (topical): Grammar
    Sense id: en-equative-en-noun-6mmQJnVy Categories (other): English entries with incorrect language header, Terms with Breton translations, Terms with Danish translations, Terms with Finnish translations, Terms with French translations, Terms with German translations, Terms with Irish translations, Terms with Italian translations, Terms with Mongolian translations, Terms with Spanish translations, Terms with Swedish translations, Terms with Welsh translations Disambiguation of English entries with incorrect language header: 6 48 7 39 Disambiguation of Terms with Breton translations: 5 33 6 56 Disambiguation of Terms with Danish translations: 5 39 5 51 Disambiguation of Terms with Finnish translations: 6 33 7 54 Disambiguation of Terms with French translations: 6 45 7 41 Disambiguation of Terms with German translations: 6 45 7 42 Disambiguation of Terms with Irish translations: 5 37 6 52 Disambiguation of Terms with Italian translations: 6 45 7 42 Disambiguation of Terms with Mongolian translations: 8 35 9 48 Disambiguation of Terms with Spanish translations: 5 48 6 41 Disambiguation of Terms with Swedish translations: 5 32 6 57 Disambiguation of Terms with Welsh translations: 6 44 7 42 Topics: grammar, human-sciences, linguistics, sciences
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Translations (grammar: case): troad ekwativel [masculine] (Breton), ækvalis [common-gender] (Danish), ekvatiivi (Finnish), équatif [masculine] (French), Äquativ [masculine] (German), хэмжихийн тийн ялгал (xemžixiin tiin jalgal) (Mongolian), хэмжих (xemžix) (Mongolian), ekvativ (Swedish)
Disambiguation of 'grammar: case': 41 19 40

Inflected forms

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      "word": "ekvativ"
    }
  ],
  "word": "equative"
}

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  "categories": [
    "English 3-syllable words",
    "English adjectives",
    "English countable nouns",
    "English entries with incorrect language header",
    "English lemmas",
    "English nouns",
    "English terms suffixed with -ive",
    "English terms with IPA pronunciation",
    "English uncomparable adjectives",
    "Rhymes:English/eɪtɪv",
    "Rhymes:English/eɪtɪv/3 syllables",
    "Rhymes:English/ɛkwətɪv",
    "Terms with Breton translations",
    "Terms with Danish translations",
    "Terms with Finnish translations",
    "Terms with French translations",
    "Terms with German translations",
    "Terms with Irish translations",
    "Terms with Italian translations",
    "Terms with Mongolian translations",
    "Terms with Spanish translations",
    "Terms with Swedish translations",
    "Terms with Welsh translations"
  ],
  "etymology_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "en",
        "2": "equate",
        "3": "ive"
      },
      "expansion": "equate + -ive",
      "name": "suffix"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "equate + -ive",
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "-"
      },
      "expansion": "equative (not comparable)",
      "name": "en-adj"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "English",
  "lang_code": "en",
  "pos": "adj",
  "senses": [
    {
      "categories": [
        "en:Grammar"
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "Of, pertaining to, or being an equative."
      ],
      "links": [
        [
          "grammar",
          "grammar"
        ],
        [
          "equative",
          "#Noun"
        ]
      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "(grammar) Of, pertaining to, or being an equative."
      ],
      "tags": [
        "not-comparable"
      ],
      "topics": [
        "grammar",
        "human-sciences",
        "linguistics",
        "sciences"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/i(ː)ˈkweɪtɪv/"
    },
    {
      "ipa": "/ˈɛkwətɪv/"
    },
    {
      "rhymes": "-eɪtɪv"
    },
    {
      "rhymes": "-ɛkwətɪv"
    },
    {
      "enpr": "ēkwāʹtĭv"
    }
  ],
  "word": "equative"
}

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