Definition of dative adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

dative

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈdeɪtɪv//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdeɪtɪv//
 
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(in some languages) in the form that a noun, a pronoun or an adjective takes when it is the indirect object of a verb or is connected with the indirect object the dative case compare ablative, accusative, genitive, locative, nominative, vocative

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