anticausative

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

anti- +‎ causative

Adjective[edit]

anticausative ‎(not comparable)

  1. (grammar, of an intransitive verb) which shows an action affecting its subject, without indicating the cause

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Noun[edit]

anticausative ‎(plural anticausatives)

  1. (grammar) A verb or construction of this kind.