27
Jul
victoriousvocabulary:

ESSIVE
[adjective]
1. indicating a temporary state of being; transience.
2. of, relating to, or being the grammatical case indicating a state of being or an existence in a particular capacity or state in some languages, as in Finnish professorina, “as a professor.”
[noun]
3. the essive case.
4. a word or form in the essive case.
Etymology: from Finnish essiivi > from New Latin essīvus > Latin esse, “to be”.
[Mihai Criste]

victoriousvocabulary:

ESSIVE

[adjective]

1. indicating a temporary state of being; transience.

2. of, relating to, or being the grammatical case indicating a state of being or an existence in a particular capacity or state in some languages, as in Finnish professorina, “as a professor.”

[noun]

3. the essive case.

4. a word or form in the essive case.

Etymology: from Finnish essiivi > from New Latin essīvus > Latin esse, “to be”.

[Mihai Criste]

30
Jun
victoriousvocabulary:

FEIGN
[verb]
1. to represent fictitiously; put on an appearance of.
2. to invent fictitiously or deceptively, as a story or an excuse.
3. to imitate deceptively.
4. to make believe; pretend.
Etymology: Middle English fei(g)nen < Old French feign-, present stem of feindre < Latin fingere, “to shape, invent, feign”.
[Antonio Javier Caparo - The Shifter]

victoriousvocabulary:

FEIGN

[verb]

1. to represent fictitiously; put on an appearance of.

2. to invent fictitiously or deceptively, as a story or an excuse.

3. to imitate deceptively.

4. to make believe; pretend.

Etymology: Middle English fei(g)nen < Old French feign-, present stem of feindre < Latin fingere, “to shape, invent, feign”.

[Antonio Javier Caparo - The Shifter]