nounnoun [ C ]uk /naʊn/ us /naʊn/
- An example of a countable noun is 'table', and an example of an uncountable noun is 'money'.
- In 'safety barrier', the noun 'safety' is being used as a modifier.
- In this dictionary the word 'noun' is represented by the letter n.
- Examples of proper nouns in English are Joseph, Vienna and the White House.
- 'Family' and 'flock' are examples of collective nouns.