Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Adj"

The meaning of "Adj" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa empowering (adj.)?
A: I don't know exactly, but I think it's - Having the knowledge, confidence, means, or ability to do things or make decisions for oneself, independence and etc.
Q: O que significa sheer(adj.)?
A: I’m not sure what Patan is trying to say but it’s not correct.

Sheer can mean two things usually. One, it can be a straight or steep vertical. For example, a sheer cliff would be a cliff that rises straight up that you couldn’t climb because it is straight up.

It can also mean complete or total. Like “that was sheer fun.” Meaning “that was completely fun”
Q: O que significa boarding (adj)?
A: It depends on the noun.
Boarding ‘pass’ (tarjeta de embarque) I need my boarding pass to get onto the plane
Boarding ‘school’ (internado)- Katie missed her parents during term time when she was at boarding school
Boarding house (pensión) They stayed in a boarding house when working in the city but returned home at the weekend.
Q: O que significa driven as an adj?
A: ambitious or motivated
He is driven to get good grades and attend a great college.

Q: O que significa leaping (adj)?
A: Leaping is a type of jumping. Kind of like running fast and making a big jump at the end is a leap.

Example sentences using "Adj"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com Characteristic (adj.) .
A: Characteristic is most commonly used as a noun but it can also be utilised to describe something that's unique to the noun.

He strode into the hallway with characteristic nobility.

The rushing blue blood is characteristic of the octopus.

It was characteristic of her to help the sick and the poor on the streets.

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com intricate (adj).
A: 1) The rug design was very intricate.
2) She had an intricate personality.
3) The intricate drawing of a turtle won first place.

I hope this is helpful!
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com Able(adj) .
A: I'm able to swim.
I wasn't able to escape.
She wasn't able to meet him.
He may be able to come tomorrow.
I'm not able to speak Turkish.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com So + (adj./adv.) + that


Such (a/an) + (adj.) + noun+ that.
A: It's so hot that I have to remove my shirt.

It's such a delicious food that I want to eat it all the time.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com seasoned(adj).
A: Having had salt, pepper, herbs, or spices added (with food)
He seasoned the chicken with spices.

For use as timber by adjusting its moisture content. (with wood)
It is made from seasoned, untreated oak wood.

Experienced; accustomed to particular conditions.
She is a seasoned traveler.

Synonyms of "Adj" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre sustained ( adj) e sustainable (adj) ?
A: substainable = can be sustained
Q: Qual é a diferença entre cloying (adj) e saccharine (adj) ?
A: The second I'm seeing now for the first time. So I'm guessing it is not used much.😁
Q: Qual é a diferença entre diverse (adj) e diversed (adj) e diversing (adj) ?
A: To start with, "diverse" just means very different. For example, English and German are diverse languages, and yet sometimes you will find similarities.

I don't remember ever seeing the words "diversed" or "diversing". I don't think they're right. If "diverised" is a word, it means exactly the same as "diverse".
Q: Qual é a diferença entre varied (adj) e various (adj) ?
A: They mean almost the same thing.

For example, "The sky is varied shades of blue" means it isn't just one shade of blue, there are different shades of blue in the sky.

For example, "I need to buy various things - food, clothes, and paper" means I need to buy different kinds of things.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre quite + adj. e pretty + adj. e a bit + adj. ?
A: quite and pretty are almost always the same, but a bit is used for comparison and means it is a slight difference
Quite funny = pretty funny
A bit funnier/quite a bit funnier (stronger with quite).

The comedian was quite funny, and the warm up act was pretty funny too; they could have been a bit funnier, though.

Translations of "Adj"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? Please, how do to it? tell the adj
A: 2 responsible
5 successful
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? 당연한 (adj)
A: obvious
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? 국내산의(adj)
A: domestic/local
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? 低調的(adj.) /低調(n.)
A: 低調的(adj.) => low-key; low-profile
低調 => low-profile
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? It is (adj) to (verb). Ex It is hard to see.
A: What is difficult to understand?

Other questions about "Adj"

Q: do adj ← I’d like to learn this phrase, so I’d like you to leave this part.

My wife came home drunk last night again. No matter how many times I warn him, he never learns from it. soa natural?
A: × My wife came home drunk last night again.
✓ My wife came home drunk last night again. / came home drunk again last night.

× No matter how many times I warn him, he never learns from it.
✓ No matter how many times I warn her, she never learns.

Q: more adj than adj ← I’d like to learn this phrase, so I’d like you to leave this part.


He left dishes unwashed for hours after lunch. I got more sad than mad at him. soa natural?
A: × He left dishes unwashed for hours after lunch.
✓ He left the dishes unwashed for hours after lunch.

× I got more sad than mad at him.
✓ I was more saddened/disappointed than mad at him.

Q: how adj is sth/an

I just found out that she’s been putting ketchup on her face after breakfast how cute is she?
soa natural?
A: × I just found out that she’s been putting ketchup on her face after breakfast how cute is she?
✓ I just found out that she’s been putting ketchup on her face after breakfast! How cute is she?

Q: What are the adj and verb from contravention ?
A: The verb form would be “contravene”

There isn’t really an adjective form. The most common way to use contravention in an adjective-like description is to say “[ ] is in contravention of [ ].” You could also use the past/present participle: contravened/contravening.

For example:

“A Texas law has been overturned after the Supreme Court found it *contravened* the Constitution.”

“A Texas law has been overturned after the Supreme Court determined it was *in contravention of* the Constitution.

“By using chemical weapons in Vietnam, the United States was *contravening* international law.”

“By using chemical weapons in Vietnam, the United States was *in contravention of* international law.”
Q: What is the exact adj to describe a person who has a gigantic amount of cash and used it unthinkingly for entertainment purpose? It is 'sa đọa' in Vietnamese. And it can also use to describe your day, in addition. Idk if 'lavish or utterly depraved' may right or wrong (but it must be in a negative literary sound and meaning).
A: Squandering would be a negative word for spending and wasting money. You can squander money or time, it means to spend it recklessly. "The bank loaned him money for school but he squandered it on expensive cars."

Splurge is another one but we use it positive too, "I splurged and booked a room with a balcony"

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