admirative

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Via French or directly from Medieval Latin admirativus.

Adjective[edit]

admirative ‎(comparative more admirative, superlative most admirative)

  1. Characterized by admiration.
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Noun[edit]

admirative ‎(plural admiratives)

  1. (An instance of) a verb form, found in Balkan languages, which expresses surprise on the part of the speaker, or irony, doubt, or reportedness (compare mirative).

French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

admirative

  1. feminine singular of admiratif