adjective. ['ˈnɑːmənəl'] insignificantly small; a matter of form only (`tokenish' is informal).
Words that Rhyme with Nominal
Example sentences of the word nominal
When you buy or order galvanized pipe, you must specify the pipe you need by its nominal size.
Quotes containing the word nominal
1. It is not possible to be 'incidentally a Christian.' The fact of Christianity must be overwhelmingly first or nothing. This suggests a reason for the dislike of Christians by nominal or non-Christians: their lives contain no overwhelming first but many balances.
- Sheldon Vanauken
noun. ['ˈnɑːmənəl'] a phrase that can function as the subject or object of a verb.
- noun phrase
- nominal phrase
adjective. ['ˈnɑːmənəl'] existing in name only.
adjective. ['ˈnɑːmənəl'] named; bearing the name of a specific person.