dangling participle

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Definitions for dangling participle

  • noun - a participle (usually at the beginning of a sentence) apparently modifying a word other than the word intended: e.g.
  • Pronounciation of dangling participle

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    Synonyms for dangling participle

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    Antonyms for dangling participle

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    Holonyms for dangling participle

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    Hypernyms for dangling participle

    dangling modifier misplaced modifier

    Hyponyms for dangling participle

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    Meronyms for dangling participle

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    Sounds like dangling participle

    damoiselle damosel damozel damsel dance hall dance school Dangla dangle death angel demagogical demeaningly demoiselle demoniacal demoniacally densely diatonic scale dingily dingle dining-hall domicile dominical dongle downscale duncical dunghill dynamical dynamically