Definition of Futural

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to the future ¹



2. Adjective. (grammar) Having a future tense ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Futural

1. future [adj] - See also: future

Futural Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Futural

futomaki
futon
futons
futsal
futtered
futtering
futters
futtock
futtock plate
futtock shroud
futtocks
futton
futtons
futurable
futural (current term)
futurate
futurates
future
future(a)
future-proof
future-tense
future continuous
future day
future interest
future interests
future participle
future participles
future perfect
future perfect continuous

Literary usage of Futural

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1. Things Japanese: Being Notes on Various Subjects Connected with Japan for by Basil Hall Chamberlain (1902)
"Japanese futural AY'ey, by AH Lay, in Vol. XIX. Part III. of the "Asiatic Transactions. ... futural ..."

2. American Journal of Philology by Project Muse, JSTOR (Organization) (1908)
"The post-Homeric vanishing of the futural subjunctive in the leading clause Stahl attributes to the competition of the future indicative, which rendered the ..."

3. Missionary Review of the World by James Lutzweiler (1901)
"There are six modes and seven principal tenses, a present futural, ... In narration, after the first verb, the present futural tense is generally used for ..."

4. The Expositor edited by Samuel Cox, William Robertson Nicoll, James Moffatt (1904)
"In this stage of Greek, as in our own language, we may define the futural present as differing from the future tense mainly in the tone of assurance which ..."

5. A Grammar of New Testament Greek by James Hope Moulton (1906)
"In this stage of Greek, as in our own language, we may define the futural present as differing from the future tense mainly in the tone of assurance which ..."

6. The Classical World by Classical Association of the Atlantic States (1916)
"267: "I should say that the real competitor <of the 'futural' subjunctive> d is the optative with Hv • • . 6. Alcamenes, the statue of Agias, ..."

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