postpositive definition

  • adjective:
    • developing or put after a word.
    • applied after the word altered, either just after, like in two guys informed, or included in a complement, as with those two men are bad.
    • laid after another word
    • (of a modifier) placed after another word
  • noun:
    • A word or particle occurring or put after another word.
    • A postpositive modifier.
  • others:
    • laid after something different; suffixed; appended: as, a postpositive word.

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