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Verb vs. Noun

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Verbnoun

(grammar) A word that indicates an action, event, or state.

‘The word “speak” is an English verb.’;

Nounnoun

A word that can be used to refer to a person, animal, place, thing, phenomenon, substance, quality, or idea; one of the basic parts of speech in many languages, including English.

Verbnoun

(obsolete) Any word; a vocable.

Nounnoun

Either a word that can be used to refer to a person, animal, place, thing, phenomenon, substance, quality or idea, or a word that modifies or describes a previous word or its referent; a substantive or adjective, sometimes also including other parts of speech such as numeral or pronoun.

Verbnoun

(figurative) An action as opposed to a trait or thing.

‘Kindness is a verb, not an adjective. You're only kind if you do kind things.’;

Nounverb

(transitive) To convert a word to a noun.

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Verbnoun

(programming) A named command that performs a specific operation on an object.

Nounnoun

A word used as the designation or appellation of a creature or thing, existing in fact or in thought; a substantive.

Verbverb

To use any word that is not, or had not been a verb (especially a noun) as if it were a verb.

Nounnoun

a word that can be used to refer to a person or place or thing

Verbverb

To perform any action that is normally expressed by a verb.

Nounnoun

a word that can serve as the subject or object of a verb

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Verbnoun

A word; a vocable.

Nounnoun

a word (other than a pronoun) used to identify any of a class of people, places, or things (common noun), or to name a particular one of these (proper noun).

Verbnoun

A word which affirms or predicates something of some person or thing; a part of speech expressing being, action, or the suffering of action.

Noun

A noun (from Latin nōmen 'name') is a word that functions as the name of a specific object or set of objects, such as living creatures, places, actions, qualities, states of existence, or ideas. However, noun is not a semantic category, so it cannot be characterized in terms of its meaning.

Verbnoun

a word that serves as the predicate of a sentence

Verbnoun

a content word that denotes an action or a state

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Verbnoun

a word used to describe an action, state, or occurrence, and forming the main part of the predicate of a sentence, such as hear, become, happen.

Verbverb

use (a word that is not conventionally used as a verb, typically a noun) as a verb

‘any English noun can be verbed, but some are more resistant than others’;

Verb

A verb (from Latin verbum 'word') is a word (part of speech) that in syntax conveys an action (bring, read, walk, run, learn), an occurrence (happen, become), or a state of being (be, exist, stand). In the usual description of English, the basic form, with or without the particle to, is the infinitive.

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