Word Category Abbreviations


Here is a list of all word category abbreviations in the dictionary, and what they mean:


adj adjective
con.a dependent connector after main clause
con.b dependent connector before main clause
con.dem demonstrative connector
con.m main clause connector
con.rel relative connector
cop copula
dem demonstrative
exp expression
ind indefinite pronoun
mod modifier
n noun
n.pl plural noun
num number
num.o ordinal number
prep preposition
pron pronoun
pron.pos possessor pronoun
quan quantity
ques question word
v verb
v.aux auxiliary verb
vn.actn action verbal   noun
vn.actr actor verbal   noun