ablative - definitions and synonyms

ablative noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : the case indicating the agent in passive sentences or the instrument or manner or place of the action described by the verb

    Synonyms:

    ablative case

ablative adjective

  1. English Meaning: 

    : relating to the ablative case

  2. English Meaning: 

    : tending to ablate; i.e. to be removed or vaporized at very high temperature

    Example Sentenses:

    • ablative material on a rocket cone