infinitival

adjective
in·​fin·​i·​ti·​val | \ (ˌ)in-ˌfi-nə-ˈtī-vəl How to pronounce infinitival (audio) \

Definition of infinitival

: relating to the infinitive

First Known Use of infinitival

1869, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for infinitival

infinitive entry 2 + -al entry 1

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“Infinitival.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/infinitival. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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