Example sentences for: adjective

How can you use “adjective” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Bandanna , for example, comes from bandhu , which denotes a way of dyeing cloth, while bungalow comes from bangla , an adjective meaning `of Bengal.

  • I am afraid that an adjective like penetrating is not only a bit strong but would be likely to be adopted as a slogan by the editor.

  • Once intended to endow a denial with the qualities of pervasiveness and totality, the adjective categorical ("absolute," "unqualified," "explicit") now raises doubts and eyebrows.

  • He was an economist's economist, famous within the profession (when an economist uses the adjective "Lancastrian," he isn't talking about the Wars of the Roses), but largely unknown beyond it.

  • In the last two examples an adjective switches to an adverb.

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