conjunctive

adjective con·junc·tive \ kən-ˈjəŋ(k)-tiv \

Definition of conjunctive

3 : being or functioning like a conjunction
4 : copulative 1a

conjunctive

noun

conjunctively

adverb

First Known Use of conjunctive

1581

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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