Try out Spruce, our experimental quotations search engine.

Definitions of attributive:
  • adjective:   of adjectives; placed before the nouns they modify
    Example: "`red' is an attributive adjective in `a red apple'"

Related words...
Descriptive words...

Search for attributive at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

See attributive used in context: 1 Shakespeare work, several books and articles.

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2020 Datamuse