[kuh n-tin-yoo-ey-tiv, -uh-tiv] /kənˈtɪn yuˌeɪ tɪv, -ə tɪv/
tending or serving to continue; causing continuation or prolongation.
expressing continuance of thought.
Grammar. expressing a following event. In They arrested a suspect, who gave his name as John Doe, the second clause is continuative.
Grammar. (of a verbal form or aspect) expressing continuation.
Grammar. a continuative word or expression.
serving or tending to continue
a continuative word, phrase, or clause
[kuh n-tin-yoo-ey-ter] /kənˈtɪn yuˌeɪ tər/ noun 1. a person or thing that continues. /kənˈtɪnjʊˌeɪtə/ noun 1. a person who continues something, esp the work of someone else
[kuh n-tin-yoo] /kənˈtɪn yu/ verb (used without object), continued, continuing. 1. to go on after suspension or interruption: The program continued after an intermission. 2. to go on or keep on, as in some course or action; extend: The road continues for three miles. 3. to last or endure: The strike continued for two months. […]
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[kuh n-tin-yood] /kənˈtɪn yud/ adjective 1. lasting or enduring without interruption: continued good health. 2. going on after an interruption; resuming: a continued TV series. [kuh n-tin-yoo] /kənˈtɪn yu/ verb (used without object), continued, continuing. 1. to go on after suspension or interruption: The program continued after an intermission. 2. to go on or keep […]