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substantivize

(ˈsʌbstəntɪˌvaɪz) or

substantivise

vb
(Grammar) (tr) to make (a word other than a noun) play the grammatical role of a noun in a sentence
ˌsubstantiviˈzation, ˌsubstantiviˈsation n

substantivize


Past participle: substantivized
Gerund: substantivizing

Imperative
substantivize
substantivize
Present
I substantivize
you substantivize
he/she/it substantivizes
we substantivize
you substantivize
they substantivize
Preterite
I substantivized
you substantivized
he/she/it substantivized
we substantivized
you substantivized
they substantivized
Present Continuous
I am substantivizing
you are substantivizing
he/she/it is substantivizing
we are substantivizing
you are substantivizing
they are substantivizing
Present Perfect
I have substantivized
you have substantivized
he/she/it has substantivized
we have substantivized
you have substantivized
they have substantivized
Past Continuous
I was substantivizing
you were substantivizing
he/she/it was substantivizing
we were substantivizing
you were substantivizing
they were substantivizing
Past Perfect
I had substantivized
you had substantivized
he/she/it had substantivized
we had substantivized
you had substantivized
they had substantivized
Future
I will substantivize
you will substantivize
he/she/it will substantivize
we will substantivize
you will substantivize
they will substantivize
Future Perfect
I will have substantivized
you will have substantivized
he/she/it will have substantivized
we will have substantivized
you will have substantivized
they will have substantivized
Future Continuous
I will be substantivizing
you will be substantivizing
he/she/it will be substantivizing
we will be substantivizing
you will be substantivizing
they will be substantivizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been substantivizing
you have been substantivizing
he/she/it has been substantivizing
we have been substantivizing
you have been substantivizing
they have been substantivizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been substantivizing
you will have been substantivizing
he/she/it will have been substantivizing
we will have been substantivizing
you will have been substantivizing
they will have been substantivizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been substantivizing
you had been substantivizing
he/she/it had been substantivizing
we had been substantivizing
you had been substantivizing
they had been substantivizing
Conditional
I would substantivize
you would substantivize
he/she/it would substantivize
we would substantivize
you would substantivize
they would substantivize
Past Conditional
I would have substantivized
you would have substantivized
he/she/it would have substantivized
we would have substantivized
you would have substantivized
they would have substantivized
Translations

substantivize

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Nevertheless, a sort of "substantivization" of modern happened in the late-Victorian literature.
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Polynesian languages are heavily nominalising, so that the substantivization of mana would scarcely be surprising.' (1984: 145, see also 1985: 203)) I have argued that Polynesian elaboration from a proto-Oceanic root was introduced to Mota from Tikopia and further inflated by Bishop Selwyn and the MM, in eager search of concepts related to spiritual power and who readily embraced what to them was a familiar concept given his and Patteson's knowledge of Maori.
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In substantivization more receptive categories to such a correction appear to be action and factitive nouns rather than agent nouns whereas in adjectivization strings of adjectives in comparison with strings of participles.
In line with this third function, it might be conjectured that *-aHm'H-(v) was created as a substantivization to *-aHna-, and then switched to dev'i-inflection under the influence of the vrddhi formations.
Thus a traditional term like "nominalization" actually conflates two distinct operations; "deverbalization" and "substantivization".
Substantivization and Anthropological Discourse: The Transformation of Practices into Institutions in Neotraditional Pacific Society.
conversion or substantivization of a participle) is employed, which implies a higher degree of morphological complexity, or, more interestingly, the semantically closest productive affix is put to use even if it requires violating the coindexation constraint in the process.
[LANGUAGE NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]]), a substantivization of the adjective babhruka- 'brownish', itself transparently derived from babhru- '(red-) brown' (dat.