copula: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kop'yu-lu), [key]
— pl. -las, -lae
- something that connects or links together.
- Also calleda verb, as be, seem, or look, that serves as a connecting link or establishes an identity between subject and complement.
- a word or set of words that acts as a connecting link between the subject and predicate of a proposition.
- copula (Thesaurus)