predicate[ verb pred-i-keyt; adjective, noun pred-i-kit ]SEE DEFINITION OF predicate
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PREDICATE
The train of consequences which follows, is inferred by altering the predicate into 'not many.'
Of all such actions we predicate not courage, but a name indicative of order.
In 'the matter seems clear,' 'clear' is part of the predicate of 'matter.'
A verb should agree in number with its subject, and not with its predicate.
A long subject is often separated from the predicate by a comma.
Where there is no danger of obscurity, the subject must not be separated from the predicate by any point.
Are we therefore to predicate original depravity of man's body?
For all that is predicated of the predicate will be predicated also of the subject.
In reality the essence of which we predicate these attributes is one and simple.
All thought must have an object, and every object must have some predicate.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PREDICATE
- dare say
- go out on a limb
- happen upon
- jump to a conclusion
- lump it
- size up
- take a shot at
- take a stab at
- think likely
- work out
- act as if
- blow hot air
- come out
- cross heart
- get off chest
- get on soapbox
- make out
- open up
- own up
- say so
- swear on bible
- swear up and down
- talk big