Definition of Adjective (with Examples)

Definition of Adjective (with Examples)

Adjectives are describing words. They are used either before or after a noun (or a pronoun) to modify its meaning.

Examples: (Note: An adjective that appears after the noun (or pronoun) it is modifying is called a predicate adjective.)

In addition to descriptive words (e.g., pretty, blue, classic, tired), there are several other kinds of adjectives, including: Here are some interactive examples:

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