GENITIVE By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 a term describing pronouns and noun phrases that express a possessor-possessed relation. Possessive pronouns include my and mine, you and yours, our and ours. Compare accusative; nominative. GENITIVE: "A pronoun of noun phrase can be genitive." Related Psychology Terms DATIVE PHRASE ACCUSATIVE FIRST-DEGREE RELATIVE FLOURISHING PRONOUN OBJECTIVE GROUP SELECTION INTERIM BEHAVIOR THEOMANIA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GENITIVE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/genitive/ (accessed June 25, 2021).