abstract noun
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈæbˌstɹækt naʊn/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈæbˌstɹækt naʊn/

abstract noun (plural abstract nouns)

  1. (grammar) A noun that denotes an idea, emotion, feeling, quality or other abstract or intangible concept, as opposed to a concrete item, or a physical object.
    Synonyms: nomen abstractum
    Antonyms: concrete noun

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