Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

substantival

play
adjective sub·stan·ti·val \ˌsəb-stən-ˈtī-vəl\

Definition of substantival

  1. :  of, relating to, or serving as a substantive

substantivally

play \-və-lē\ adverb


Circa 1832

First Known Use of substantival

circa 1832

Rhymes with substantival


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up substantival? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to destroy or remove completely

Get Word of the Day daily email!