HyperDic: uninflected

English > 3 senses of the word uninflected:
ADJECTIVEalluninflected(of the voice) not inflected
alluninflectednot inflected
alluninflected, analyticexpressing a grammatical category by using two or more words rather than inflection
English > uninflected: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaning(of the voice) not inflected.
Examples
  • "uninflected words"
  • "monotonic uninflected speech"
Oppositeinflected(of the voice) altered in tone or pitch
Spanishsin inflexión
English > uninflected: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaningnot inflected.
Example"'boy' and 'swim' are uninflected English words"
CategorylinguisticsThe scientific study of language
Oppositeinflectedshowing alteration in form (especially by the addition of affixes)
Spanishsin inflexión
English > uninflected: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningExpressing a grammatical category by using two or more words rather than inflection.
Synonymanalytic
CategorylinguisticsThe scientific study of language
Narrowerisolatingrelating to or being a language in which each word typically expresses a distinct idea and part of speech and syntactical relations are determined almost exclusively by word order and particles
OppositesyntheticSystematic combining of root and modifying elements into single words
Spanishanalítico
Catalananalític

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