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English noun: qualifying

1. qualifying the grammatical relation that exists when a word qualifies the meaning of the phrase


Synonymslimiting, modification


Broader (hypernym)grammatical relation


Narrower (hyponym)apposition, restrictiveness

2. qualifying (act) success in satisfying a test or requirement


SamplesHis future depended on his passing that test.
He got a pass in introductory chemistry.


Synonymspass, passing


Broader (hypernym)success


Antonymsflunk, failing









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