accusative definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, relating to, or being the grammatical instance that is the direct item of a verb or perhaps the item of specific prepositions.
    • Accusatory.
    • Producing accusations; accusatory; accusatorial; a manner that reflects a finding of fault or fault
    • put on the case (as the 4th case of Latin, Lithuanian and Greek nouns) which expresses the instant item which the activity or impact of a transitive verb has its limited influence. The rest of speech, including additional or predicate direct things, will also influence a sentence‚Äôs construction. In German the truth useful for direct items.
    • making accusations; accusatory.
    • put on the situation (whilst the fourth case of Latin and Greek nouns) which expresses the immediate object on which the action or impact of a transitive verb terminates, or the immediate item of movement or habit of, expressed by a preposition. It corresponds to the objective instance in English.
    • containing or expressing accusation
    • helping as or suggesting the item of a verb or of specific prepositions and employed for certain other purposes
  • noun:
    • The accusative case.
    • A word or type when you look at the accusative case.
    • The accusative instance.
    • The accusative situation.
    • Short for accusative situation. See I., 2.
    • the case of nouns serving as direct object of a verb
  • others:
    • manufacturing accusations; accusatory.
    • In sentence structure, noting particularly the direct item of a verb, and to a substantial degree (and probably mainly) location or aim of movement: placed on an incident creating the main initial Indo-European declension (by the case-systems of other languages), and retained as a distinct form by the older languages of family members, and also by some of the modern-day.

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