ditransitive


di·tran·si·tive

adjective \ˌdī-ˈtran(t)-sə-tiv, -ˈtran-zə-\

Definition of DITRANSITIVE

:  able to take both a direct and an indirect object <a ditransitive verb>
ditransitive noun

First Known Use of DITRANSITIVE

1972

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