Definition of 'ablative'
Example sentences containing 'ablative'
I'm edified to see the ablative affected you so strongly... The past participle for ferre now, please.THE GOLDEN LION (1993)
Wrap a transmitter in a thick layer of suitably ablative material with a mechanical device to turn it on once through.THE MOAT AROUND MURCHESON'S EYE (1993)
Trends of 'ablative'
View usage over:
Definition of ablative from the Collins English Dictionary
We take a look at the etymology behind the word 'election' on the run up to the UK General Election in June
Language expert Ian Brookes looks at the word 'election' and its origins.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.