substantive

Save
1 substantive /ˈsʌbstəntɪv/ adjective
1 substantive
/ˈsʌbstəntɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of SUBSTANTIVE
[more substantive; most substantive] formal
: important, real, or meaningful
: supported by facts or logic

— substantively

adverb
2 substantive /ˈsʌbstəntɪv/ noun
plural substantives
2 substantive
/ˈsʌbstəntɪv/
noun
plural substantives
Learner's definition of SUBSTANTIVE
[count] grammar
: noun
Comments & Questions
Comments & Questions
What made you want to look up substantive? Include any comments and questions you have about this word.