Definitions

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  • n. The realm, state, quality, sphere, or condition of being a verb; verbhood.

Etymologies

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From verb +‎ -dom.

Examples

  • The gerund here is modified by an adverb (one point in the verb column) and has a direct object (another point for verbdom), but is the subject of the sentence (one point in the noun column).

    2008 February « Motivated Grammar

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