Definition: 'Noun'

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  • Length: 4 characters
  • Syllables: 1

Results for word: noun

Grammatical Information:
  • Grammar term
  • Names of people, places, organisations, etc begin with a Capital Letter and are called Proper Nouns
  • Nouns are words giving names to objects and things, which can be physical or concepts, etc
  • Term included in the Glossary of English Terms
Lexical Information:
  • Nouns can be replaced by Pronouns
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • Term used in linguistics

Related Glossary Definitions:

Abstract Nouns;  Adjectival Noun;  Animate Nouns;  Collective Nouns;  Concrete Nouns;  Count Nouns;  Countable Nouns;  Demonstrative Pronouns;  Inanimate Nouns;  Indefinite Pronoun;  Interrogative Pronouns;  Mass Nouns;  Negative Pronouns;  Noun as Adjective;  Noun Phrases;  Nouns;  Personal Pronouns;  Possessive Pronoun;  Pronouns;  Proper Nouns;  Reciprocal Pronouns;  Reflexive Pronouns;  Relative Pronoun;  Uncountable Noun

Dictionary Definitions

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Similar Words (using 'noun' as word stem):

Prefix + 'noun'

adnoun, pronoun,

'noun' + Suffix

nounal, nounally, nounless, nouns,