Translation of adjective in Spanish:

adjective

adjetivo, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈadʒɪktɪv//ˈædʒəktɪv/

noun

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    adjetivo masculine
    (construction/phrase) (before noun) adjetival
    (phrase/construction) (before noun) adjetivo masculine
    • In Swinburne's work as a whole many adjectives are used as nouns and many nouns as adjectives.
    • An important reason for this is that most nouns and most adjectives have rather complex semantic structures.
    • Use verbs, nouns and adjectives and get a copy of Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases.
    • Reading becomes an exercise in spotting nouns and adjectives; there is nothing to engage or delight.
    • Firstly I think one of the big problems is the use of descriptive adjectives as nouns.