Definition of Anaphor

1. Noun. A word (such as a pronoun) used to avoid repetition; the referent of an anaphor is determined by its antecedent.

Generic synonyms: Word



Definition of Anaphor

1. Noun. (linguistics) An expression refering to another expression. In stricter uses, an expression referring to something ''earlier'' in the discourse or, even more strictly, only reflexive and reciprocal pronouns. ¹

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Definition of Anaphor

1. a word or phrase that takes reference from a preceding word or phrase [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anaphor

anapeiratic
anapest
anapestic
anapestical
anapestics
anapests
anaphase
anaphase-promoting complex
anaphase-promoting complexes
anaphase I
anaphase II
anaphase lag
anaphases
anaphasic
anaphia
anaphor (current term)
anaphora
anaphoral
anaphoras
anaphoresis
anaphoretic
anaphoria
anaphoric
anaphoric pronoun
anaphoric relation
anaphorical
anaphorically
anaphors

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