positive degree definition

  • noun:
    • That condition of an adjective or adverb suggesting easy quality, without comparison or relation to increase or diminution; as in smart, noble.
    • the main form of an adjective or adverb; denotes a good without certification, comparison, or reference to increase or diminution
  • adjective:
    • that state of an adjective or adverb which denotes simple high quality, without contrast or reference to increase or diminution; since, sensible, noble.

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