frequentative

adjective
fre·​quen·​ta·​tive | \ frē-ˈkwen-tə-tiv How to pronounce frequentative (audio) \

Definition of frequentative

: denoting repeated or recurrent action or state used of a verb aspect, verb form, or meaning

Other Words from frequentative

frequentative noun

First Known Use of frequentative

1533, in the meaning defined above

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“Frequentative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/frequentative. Accessed 12 Apr. 2021.

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