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Overview of noun optative

The noun optative has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. optative mood, optative

(a mood (as in Greek or Sanskrit) that expresses a wish or hope; expressed in English by modal verbs)


Overview of adj optative

The adj optative has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. optative

(indicating an option or wish)

2. optative

(relating to a mood of verbs in some languages; "optative verb endings")

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