imperfective definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, regarding, or becoming the aspect that expresses the action denoted by the verb without reference to its start or completion.
    • of or relating to the imperfective aspect
  • noun:
    • The imperfective aspect.
    • An imperfective verb kind.
    • A verb having an imperfective kind.
    • the imperfective aspect, or a verb having this aspect
    • aspect without regard to the start or conclusion of the action for the verb
  • others:
    • Imperfect.
    • Serving to state action not completed (either continuous or repeated at various times): applied to an application or ‘aspect’ for the Slavic verb.

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