coordinating conjunction

noun

Definition of coordinating conjunction

  1. :  a conjunction (such as and or or) that joins together words or word groups of equal grammatical rank

First Known Use of coordinating conjunction

1916


COORDINATING CONJUNCTION Defined for English Language Learners

coordinating conjunction

noun

Definition of coordinating conjunction for English Language Learners

  • grammar : a conjunction (such as and, or, or but ) that joins together words, phrases, or clauses of equal importance


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