Definitions for ablative absolute
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ablative absolute
a constituent in Latin grammar; a noun and its modifier can function as a sentence modifier
A construction in Latin in which an independent phrase with a noun in the ablative case has a participle, expressed or implied, which agrees with it in gender, number and case both words forming a clause grammatically unconnected with the rest of the sentence.
Images & Illustrations of ablative absolute
Translations for ablative absolute
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for ablative absolute »
Find a translation for the ablative absolute definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these ablative absolute definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"ablative absolute." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 27 Nov. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/ablative absolute>.