Complete Definition of "subordinate clause"

English

Noun
subordinate clause

  1. grammar A clause that cannot stand alone as a sentence, but functions as either a noun, adjective or adverb in a sentence.

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Related terms
independent clause
relative clause

Synonyms
dependent clause

Translations
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trans-top|a clause that cannot stand alone
Dutch: bijzin m
Finnish: sivulause
French: proposition subordonnée f
German: Nebensatz m
trans-mid
Korean: ì¢ìì  (jongsokjeol)
Spanish: oración subordinada f
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tr:subordinate clause

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