Results for possessive

Definitions of possessive:

part of speech: noun

In grammar, the case of nouns and pronouns showing ownership.

part of speech: adjective

Noting ownership or right; as, in grammar, the possessive case of nouns and pronouns.

part of speech: adverb


part of speech: adjective

Having possession; in gram., denoting the genitive case in nouns; in Eng. gram., when one noun possesses another it is said to be in the possessive case, and terminates in the mark's, s, or.

part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to or denoting possession.

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