parenthetical definition

  • adjective:
    • tripped within or just as if within parentheses; qualifying or explanatory: a parenthetical comment.
    • making use of or containing parentheses.
    • using, containing, or within parentheses (similar to this)
    • that explains or qualifies one thing
    • that is incidental
    • qualifying or explaining; put or as if put into parentheses
  • noun:
    • A parenthetical word, phrase, or comment.
    • a word or term within parentheses
    • an expression in parentheses
  • others:
    • Pertaining to or associated with nature of a parenthesis; expressed as or perhaps in a parenthesis: as, a parenthetical clause.
    • utilizing or containing parentheses: since, a parenthetical design.
    • happening like a parenthesis or event; incidental.
    • Curved; bowed; resembling fit the scars called parentheses.

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