- Adjective. (obsolete) Incapable of independent function.
- Adjective. (grammar) Adjectival; pertaining to or functioning as an adjective.
- Adjective. (legal) Applying to methods of enforcement and rules of procedure.
- Adjective. (chemistry) Of a dye that needs the use of a mordant to be made fast to that which is being dyed.
- Noun. (grammar) A word that modifies a noun or describes a noun’s referent.