uncountable noun

Syn: non-count noun

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  • uncountable noun — variant UK US Main entry: uncount noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • uncountable noun — uncount noun UK [ˌʌnkaʊnt ˈnaʊn] / US or uncountable noun UK / US noun [countable] Word forms uncount noun : singular uncount noun plural uncount nouns Word forms uncountable noun : singular uncountable noun plural uncountable nouns linguistics a …   English dictionary

  • uncountable noun — [[t]ʌ̱nkaʊntəb(ə)l na͟ʊn[/t]] uncountable nouns N COUNT An uncountable noun is the same as an uncount noun …   English dictionary

  • uncountable noun — (also uncount noun) noun another term for mass noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • uncountable noun — /ʌnˈkaʊntəbəl naʊn/ (say un kowntuhbuhl nown) noun → mass noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • Uncountable set — Uncountable redirects here. For the linguistic concept, see Uncountable noun. In mathematics, an uncountable set is an infinite set that contains too many elements to be countable. The uncountability of a set is closely related to its cardinal… …   Wikipedia

  • uncountable — 1. noun An uncountable noun. 2. adjective a) So many as to be incapable of being counted. The reasons for our failure were as uncountable as the grains of sand on a beach. b) Incapable of being put into one to one …   Wiktionary

  • uncountable — un|count|a|ble [ʌnˈkauntəbəl] adj an uncountable noun has no plural form and refers to something which cannot be counted or regarded as either singular or plural, for example money or happiness . In this dictionary uncountable nouns are marked… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • uncountable — [ʌnˈkaʊntəb(ə)l] adj linguistics an uncountable noun has no plural form and cannot be counted in individual units. Uncountable nouns are marked [U] in this dictionary …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • uncountable — un|count|a|ble [ ʌn kauntəbl ] adjective LINGUISTICS an uncountable noun has no plural form and cannot be counted in individual units …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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