Definition of Declension

Declension n. means: The form of the inflection of a word declined by cases; as, the first or the second declension of nouns, adjectives, etc.

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Declension n. means: The form of the inflection of a word declined by cases; as, the first or the second declension of nouns, adjectives, etc.

Meaning of Declension

Declension (n.) means: The form of the inflection of a word declined by cases; as, the first or the second declension of nouns, adjectives, etc.

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Declension (n.): The form of the inflection of a word declined by cases; as, the first or the second declension of nouns, adjectives, etc.

Declension (n.): Act of courteously refusing; act of declining; a declinature; refusal; as, the declension of a nomination.

Declension (n.): A falling off towards a worse state; a downward tendency; deterioration; decay; as, the declension of virtue, of science, of a state, etc.

Heteroclite (n.): A word which is irregular or anomalous either in declension or conjugation, or which deviates from ordinary forms of inflection in words of a like kind; especially, a noun which is irregular in declension.

Declensional (a.): Belonging to declension.

Declension (n.): Rehearsing a word as declined.

Declination (n.): The act of inflecting a word; declension. See Decline, v. t., 4.

Wane (n.): Decline; failure; diminution; decrease; declension.

Declension (n.): Inflection of nouns, adjectives, etc., according to the grammatical cases.

Declension (n.): The act or the state of declining; declination; descent; slope.

Variation (n.): Change of termination of words, as in declension, conjugation, derivation, etc.

Paradigm (n.): An example of a conjugation or declension, showing a word in all its different forms of inflection.

Flection (n.): The variation of words by declension, comparison, or conjugation; inflection.

Descension (n.): The act of going downward; descent; falling or sinking; declension; degradation.

Flexion (n.): Syntactical change of form of words, as by declension or conjugation; inflection.

Decadency (n.): A falling away; decay; deterioration; declension. "The old castle, where the family lived in their decadence."

Defective (a.): Lacking some of the usual forms of declension or conjugation; as, a defective noun or verb.

Declinable (a.): Capable of being declined; admitting of declension or inflection; as, declinable parts of speech.

Fall (n.): Lapse or declension from innocence or goodness. Specifically: The first apostasy; the act of our first parents in eating the forbidden fruit; also, the apostasy of the rebellious angels.

Theme (n.): A noun or verb, not modified by inflections; also, that part of a noun or verb which remains unchanged (except by euphonic variations) in declension or conjugation; stem.

Case (n.): One of the forms, or the inflections or changes of form, of a noun, pronoun, or adjective, which indicate its relation to other words, and in the aggregate constitute its declension; the relation which a noun or pronoun sustains to some other word.

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Meaning of Declension

Declension means: The form of the inflection of a word declined by cases; as, the first or the second declension of nouns, adjectives, etc.

Meaning of Declension

Declension means: Act of courteously refusing; act of declining; a declinature; refusal; as, the declension of a nomination.

Meaning of Declension

Declension means: A falling off towards a worse state; a downward tendency; deterioration; decay; as, the declension of virtue, of science, of a state, etc.

Meaning of Heteroclite

Heteroclite means: A word which is irregular or anomalous either in declension or conjugation, or which deviates from ordinary forms of inflection in words of a like kind; especially, a noun which is irregular in declension.

Meaning of Declensional

Declensional means: Belonging to declension.

Meaning of Declension

Declension means: Rehearsing a word as declined.

Meaning of Declination

Declination means: The act of inflecting a word; declension. See Decline, v. t., 4.

Meaning of Wane

Wane means: Decline; failure; diminution; decrease; declension.

Meaning of Declension

Declension means: Inflection of nouns, adjectives, etc., according to the grammatical cases.

Meaning of Declension

Declension means: The act or the state of declining; declination; descent; slope.

Meaning of Variation

Variation means: Change of termination of words, as in declension, conjugation, derivation, etc.

Meaning of Paradigm

Paradigm means: An example of a conjugation or declension, showing a word in all its different forms of inflection.

Meaning of Flection

Flection means: The variation of words by declension, comparison, or conjugation; inflection.

Meaning of Descension

Descension means: The act of going downward; descent; falling or sinking; declension; degradation.

Meaning of Flexion

Flexion means: Syntactical change of form of words, as by declension or conjugation; inflection.

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Slang words and meanings

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