jussive

Definitions:

  • A word, mood, or form used to express command.
  • In <em>grammar</em>, expressing command.
  • In <em>grammar</em>, a form or construction expressing command.
  • Indicating or expressive of a mild command.
  • Inflected to indicate commands, permission or agreement with a request.
  • The jussive <xref>mood</xref>, a verb inflection used to indicate a command, permission or agreement with a request; an instance of a verb so inflected.
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