Adjective(1) of adjectives; placed before the nouns they modify
(1) When we use the expression a London Fog raincoat, we use London Fog as an attributive modifier of the noun raincoat.(2) Word combination often leads to strings of adjectives and attributive nouns, a style that began in Time magazine in the 1920s, with the aim of providing impact and ├ö├ç├┐colour├ö├ç├û.(3) In his introduction to the book, the 6th word is an attributive adjective.(4) ├ö├ç├┐Fast├ö├ç├û and ├ö├ç├┐big├ö├ç├û are what Geach has called attributive adjectives; ├ö├ç├┐brown├ö├ç├û is called a predicative adjective.(5) Tall may be used both attributively and predicatively, as in a tall man and The man is tall.(6) In the first case the description is used attributively , in the second referentially.
1. prenominal ::
attributive, attributively, attributives
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