Definitions of comparative
a. - Of or pertaining to comparison. 2
a. - Proceeding from, or by the method of, comparison; as, the comparative sciences; the comparative anatomy. 2
a. - Estimated by comparison; relative; not positive or absolute, as compared with another thing or state. 2
a. - Expressing a degree greater or less than the positive degree of the quality denoted by an adjective or adverb. The comparative degree is formed from the positive by the use of -er, more, or less; as, brighter, more bright, or less bright. 2
n. - The comparative degree of adjectives and adverbs; also, the form by which the comparative degree is expressed; as, stronger, wiser, weaker, more stormy, less windy, are all comparatives. 2
n. - An equal; a rival; a compeer. 2
n. - One who makes comparisons; one who affects wit. 2
The word "comparative" uses 11 letters: A A C E I M O P R T V.
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