adverb

  • 1adverb — ADVÉRB, adverbe, s.n. Parte de vorbire, în general neflexibilă, care determină sensul unui verb, al unui adjectiv sau al altui adverb, arătând locul, timpul, modul, cauza sau scopul. – Din fr. adverbe, lat. adverbium. Trimis de ana zecheru, 14.08 …

    Dicționar Român

  • 2adverb — 1. general. The term adverb covers a wide variety of words, and is the least satisfactory of the conventional word categories applied to English. The principal adverb uses answer the question ‘how?’ or ‘in what manner?’, many of these being… …

    Modern English usage

  • 3Adverb — Sn nähere Bestimmung des Verbs, Umstandswort erw. fach. (16. Jh., Form 18. Jh.) Entlehnung. Zunächst in lateinischer Form entlehnt aus l. (nomen) adverbium (eigentlich das zum Verb gehörende Wort ), zu l. verbum Wort, Zeitwort und l. ad hinzu ,… …

    Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • 4adverb — (n.) late 14c., from L.L. adverbium adverb, lit. that which is added to a verb, from ad to (see AD (Cf. ad )) + verbum verb, word (see VERB (Cf. verb)). Coined by Flavius Sosipater Charisius as a translation of Gk. epirrhema adverb, from …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5Adverb — Ad verb, n. [L. adverbium; ad + verbum word, verb: cf. F. adverbe.] (Gram.) A word used to modify the sense of a verb, participle, adjective, or other adverb, and usually placed near it; as, he writes well; paper extremely white. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6Adverb — [Wichtig (Rating 3200 5600)] Auch: • Umstandswort Bsp.: • Bitte benutze ein Adverb in diesem Satz …

    Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • 7adverb — ► NOUN Grammar ▪ a word or phrase that modifies the meaning of an adjective, verb, or other adverb, or of a sentence (e.g gently, very, fortunately). ORIGIN Latin adverbium, from ad to + verbum word, verb …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8adverb — [ad′vʉrb΄] n. [ME adverbe < L adverbium < ad , to + verbum, a word] any of a class of words used generally to modify a verb, an adjective, another adverb, a phrase, or a clause, by expressing time, place, manner, degree, cause, etc.:… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9Adverb — (Adverbium, zum Verbum gehöriges Wort) inflexibler Redetheil, der das Prädicat näher bestimmt, indem es Ort, Zeit, Art u.s.w., Bejahung und Verneinung angibt …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 10àdverb — m gram., {{c=1}}v. {{ref}}prílog2{{/ref}} ✧ {{001f}}lat …

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  • 11adverb — àdverb m <G mn ērbā> DEFINICIJA gram., v. prilog ETIMOLOGIJA lat. adverbium ≃ ad + verb (um): riječ, glagol …

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  • 12Adverb — »Umstandswort«: Der grammatische Terminus wurde im 17. Jh. aus gleichbed. lat. adverbium (eigentlich »das zum Verb gehörende Wort«, Übersetzung von griech. epírrhēma) entlehnt. Dies gehört seinerseits zu lat. verbum »Wort, Zeitwort« (vgl. ↑… …

    Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • 13adverb — [n] word modifying a verb limiter, modifier, qualifier; concept 275 …

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  • 14Adverb — Ein Adverb (von lat. ad verbum: beim Verb [stehend], Plural: Adverbien) oder Umstandswort (selten auch Nebenwort) beschreibt in der Regel die Umstände von Tätigkeiten, Geschehnissen, Ereignissen, Eigenschaften oder Verhältnissen genauer.… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 15Adverb — ExamplesSidebar|28% * The waves came in quickly over the rocks. * I found the film amazingly dull. * The meeting went well, and the directors were extremely happy with the outcome. * Crabs are known for walking sideways. * I often have eggs for… …

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  • 16Adverb — (Umstandswort) § 190. Das Adverb ist eine Wortart, die auf die Eigenschaft eines Vorgangs, auf dessen Ort, Zeit, Grund, Zweck usw. hinweist. Daher tritt es im Satz meist als nähere Bestimmung zum Verb (Adverbialbestimmung) auf. Doll antwortete,… …

    Deutsche Grammatik

  • 17adverb — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ interrogative, sentence ADVERB + VERB ▪ modify sth, qualify sth ▪ Adverbs qualify verbs. PHRASES …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 18Adverb — Partikel; Umstandswort; Nebenwort * * * Ad|verb 〈[ vɛ̣rb] n.; s, ver|bi|en od. ver|ben [ vɛ̣r ]; Gramm.〉 Wort, das ein Adjektiv, Verb od. anderes Adverb genauer bestimmt, z. B. „sehr“ gut; Sy Umstandswort; → Lexikon der Sprachlehre [<lat.… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 19adverb */ — UK [ˈædvɜː(r)b] / US [ˈædˌvɜrb] noun [countable] Word forms adverb : singular adverb plural adverbs linguistics a word used for describing a verb, an adjective, another adverb, or a whole sentence. Adverbs in English often consist of an adjective …

    English dictionary

  • 20adverb — /ˈædvɜb / (say adverb) noun 1. one of the major parts of speech, comprising words used to modify or limit a verb, a verbal noun (also, in Latin, English, and some other languages, an adjective or another adverb), or an adverbial phrase or clause …

    Australian-English dictionary