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Definitions of pronominal

  1. Pronominally. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  2. relating to pronouns; "pronominal reference" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. Pertaining to, or like, a pronoun, or word standing for a noun. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. Belonging to or of the nature of a pronoun. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. Pertaining to, or like, a pronoun. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. Belonging to or having the nature of a pronoun. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for pronominal

  1. From the Mikado himself- who still makes use of personal pronouns, or at least pronominal expressions, forbidden to any other mortal- down through all the grades of society, each class had an " I" peculiarly its own. – Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation by Lafcadio Hearn
  2. In societies where subjection is extreme " there is an avoidance of the use of personal pronouns," though, as Herbert Spencer points out in illustrating this law, it is just among such societies that the most elaborate distinctions in pronominal forms of address are to be found. – Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation by Lafcadio Hearn
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