phrasal

adjective
phras·​al | \ ˈfrā-zəl How to pronounce phrasal (audio) \

Definition of phrasal

: of, relating to, or consisting of a phrase phrasal prepositions

Other Words from phrasal

phrasally \ ˈfrā-​zə-​lē How to pronounce phrasally (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of phrasal

1859, in the meaning defined above

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“Phrasal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phrasal. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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phrasal

adjective
How to pronounce phrasal (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of phrasal

grammar : of, relating to, or consisting of a phrase or phrases

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