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part of speech

Definition of part of speech

  1. :  a traditional class of words distinguished according to the kind of idea denoted and the function performed in a sentence



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First Known Use of part of speech

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Rhymes with part of speech


PART OF SPEECH Defined for Kids

part of speech

noun

Definition of part of speech

plural parts of speech

  1. :  a class of words (as adjectives, adverbs, conjunctions, interjections, nouns, prepositions, pronouns, or verbs) identified according to the kinds of ideas they express and the work they do in a sentence





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