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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: deictic(0.01020 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to deictic.
English → English (WordNet)
adj : relating to or characteristic of a word whose reference
depends on the circumstances of its use; “deictic
n : a word specifying identity or spacial or temporal location
from the perspective of a speaker or hearer in the
context in which the communication occurs; “words that
introduce particulars of the speaker's and hearer's
shared cognitive field into the message”- R.Rommetveit
[syn: deictic word]
English → English (gcide)
Deictic \Deic"tic\ (d[imac]k"t[i^]k), a. [Gr. deiktiko`s serving
to show or point out, fr. deikny`nai to show.]
1. (Logic) Direct; proving directly; -- applied to reasoning,
and opposed to elenchtic or refutative.
2. (Grammar) showing or pointing to directly; pertaining to
deixis; -- used to designate words that specify identity,
location, or time from the perspective of one of the
participants in a discourse, using the surrounding context
as reference; as, the words this, that, these, those,
here, there, now, then, we, you, they, the former, and the
latter serve a deictic function.