Meaning of augmentative
Pronunciation: (ôg-men'tu-tiv), [key]
- serving to augment.
- pertaining to or productive of a form denoting increased size or intensity. In Spanish the augmentative suffix -ón is added to a word (as silla “chair”) to indicate increased size, as in sillón “armchair.”
- an augmentative element or formation.
- augmentative (Thesaurus)