PREDICATE

1. with regard to language, the portion of a sentence or clause which isn't the subject but postulates an action, property, or condition of the subject. The of a sentence might spam from a sole intransitive verb to an extensive and involved construction. 2. with regard to logic, a property or trait which is credited to the subject of a proposition.

PREDICATE: "Predicates are studied heavily in English classes during the middle school years."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "PREDICATE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/predicate/ (accessed October 22, 2017).
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