English synonyms about - contact  

substantive

noun

1 substantive

Any word or group of words functioning as a noun.

Dutch: naamwoord, nomen



adjective

1 substantive

Of or relating to the real nature or essential elements of something.

synonym: substantial.

Roget 3: substantive, substantial; hypostatic; personal, bodily, tangible etc. (material) 316; corporeal.   

Roget 1: existing etc. v.; existent, under the sun; in existence etc. n.; extant; afloat, afoot, on foot, current, prevalent; ... show more

Polish: merytoryczny, treściowy

2 substantive

Defining rights and duties as opposed to giving the rules by which rights and duties are established:
— Substantive law.

synonym: essential.

3 substantive

Being on topic and prompting thought.

synonym: meaty.


Moby thesaurus: ab ovo, abstract noun, adherent noun, adjectival, adverbial, appreciable, attributive, basal, basic, bedrock, central, collective noun, common noun, concrete, conjunctive, constituent, constitutive, copulative, correct, elemental ... show more.

Find more on substantive elsewhere: etymology - rhymes - Wikipedia.

debug info: 0.0271