Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun agentive_role

1 sense of agentive role

Sense 1
agentive role, agent -- (the semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause)
       => semantic role, participant role -- ((linguistics) the underlying relation that a constituent has with the main verb in a clause)

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