resultative

adjective
re·​sul·​ta·​tive | \ ri-ˈzəl-tə-tiv How to pronounce resultative (audio) \

Definition of resultative

: expressive of result German ergreifen is a resultative verb.

First Known Use of resultative

1857, in the meaning defined above

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“Resultative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/resultative. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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