HyperDic: grammatical_category

English > 1 sense of the expression grammatical category:
NOUNcommunicationgrammatical category, syntactic category(grammar) a category of words having the same grammatical properties
English > grammatical category: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
Meaning(grammar) a category of words having the same grammatical properties.
Synonymsyntactic category
CategorygrammarThe branch of linguistics that deals with syntax and morphology (and sometimes also deals with semantics)
Narrowercase, grammatical caseNouns or pronouns or adjectives (often marked by inflection) related in some way to other words in a sentence
gender, grammatical genderA grammatical category in inflected languages governing the agreement between nouns and pronouns and adjectives
numberThe grammatical category for the forms of nouns and pronouns and verbs that are used depending on the number of entities involved (singular or dual or plural)
part of speech, form class, word classOne of the traditional categories of words intended to reflect their functions in a grammatical context
personA grammatical category used in the classification of pronouns, possessive determiners, and verb forms according to whether they indicate the speaker, the addressee, or a third party
semantic role, participant role(linguistics) the underlying relation that a constituent has with the main verb in a clause
tenseA grammatical category of verbs used to express distinctions of time
Broaderclass, category, familyA collection of things sharing a common attribute
Spanishcategoría gramatical, categoría sintáctica
Catalancategoria gramatical, categoria sintàctica

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