Synonyms for disjunctive

Synonyms for (adj) disjunctive

Synonyms: disjunctive

Definition: serving or tending to divide or separate

Similar words: adversative, oppositive

Definition: expressing antithesis or opposition

Usage: the adversative conjunction `but' in `poor but happy'

Similar words: alternative

Definition: necessitating a choice between mutually exclusive possibilities

Usage: alternative possibilities were neutrality or war

Similar words: contrastive

Definition: syntactically establishing a relation of contrast between sentences or elements of a sentence

Usage: disjunctive conjunctions like `but', `or', or `though' serve a contrastive function

Similar words: divisional

Definition: serving to divide or marking a division

Usage: the divisional line between two states

Similar words: separative, partitive

Definition: serving to separate or divide into parts

Usage: partitive tendencies in education; the uniting influence was stronger than the separative

Similar words: separative

Definition: (used of an accent in Hebrew orthography) indicating that the word marked is separated to a greater or lesser degree rhythmically and grammatically from the word that follows it

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