comparative

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comparative englannista suomeksi

  1. relatiivinen

  2. vertaileva

  3. komparatiivi, vertailumuoto

  1. verrannollinen, vertaileva

  2. vertaileva

  3. suhteellinen, verrannollinen

  4. Substantiivi

  5. komparatiivi, vertailumuoto

comparative englanniksi

  1. Of or relating to comparison.

  2. (rfex)

  3. 1773, (w), ''Of the Origin and Progress of Language''

  4. that kind of animals that have the comparative faculty, by which they compare things together, deliberate and resolve
  5. Using comparison as a method of study, or founded on something using it.

  6. (ux)

  7. Approximated by comparison; relative.

  8. (quote-journal)| city=London| date=24 October 2016| passage=The Olympics, the weather and a comparative lack of heavyweight clashes so far this season have been cited as reasons for the drop in viewers.

  9. 1837, (w), ''History of the Inductive Sciences''

  10. The recurrence of comparative warmth and cold.
  11. 1692, (w), ''A Confutation of Atheism''

  12. This bubble, (..) by reason of its comparative levity to the fluid that encloses it, would necessarily ascend to the top.
  13. Comparable; bearing comparison.

  14. 1819, Lord Byron, ''Don Juan'', II.137:

  15. And need he had of slumber yet, for none / Had suffered more—his hardships were comparative / To those related in my grand-dad's ''Narrative''.
  16. A construction showing a relative quality, in English usually formed by adding ''more'' or appending ''-er''. For example, the comparative of ''green'' is ''greener''; of ''evil'', ''more evil''.

  17. A word in the comparative form.

  18. Data used to make a comparison.

  19. (quote-book)

  20. An equal; a rival; a compeer.

  21. (RQ:BFCT)

  22. Gerrard ever was / His full comparative.
  23. One who makes comparisons; one who affects wit.

  24. 1597, (w), ''Henry IV, Pt. 1'', First Part of King Henry the FourthScene II. London. A Room in the Palace.|III.ii.67:

  25. Every beardless vain comparative.
  26. (feminine singular of)

  27. (feminine plural of)

  28. (inflection of)