Definition of preposition


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • preposition is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 15 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • preposition is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 18 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of preposition

  • a function word that combines with a noun or pronoun or noun phrase to form a prepositional phrase that can have an adverbial or adjectival relation to some other word (noun)

  • (linguistics) the placing of one linguistic element before another (as placing a modifier before the word it modifies in a sentence or placing an affix before the base to which it is attached) (noun)

See definition of preposition in Merriam Webster