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Meaning of "adverb" in Essential American English Dictionary

adverb

noun   /ˈædˌvɜrb/
A2 a word that gives more information about a verb, adjective, phrase, or other adverb. In the sentence “He ate quickly,” “quickly” is an adverb.
Translations of “adverb”
in Arabic ظَرْف…
in Korean 부사…
in Malaysian adverb…
in French adverbe…
in Turkish zarf…
in Italian avverbio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 副詞…
in Russian наречие…
in Polish przysłówek…
in Vietnamese phó từ…
in Spanish adverbio…
in Portuguese advérbio…
in Thai คำวิเศษณ์, คำกริยาวิเศษณ์…
in German das Adverb…
in Catalan adverbi…
in Japanese (文法)副詞…
in Indonesian adverbia…
in Chinese (Simplified) 副词…
(Definition of adverb from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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