|Adjective: gradable word which expresses a quality or characteristic. In philosophy, we speak of predicates. Not every predicate or adjective has a corresponding property. See also property, predicates, features.|
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Description/Adjective/Superlative/Millikan: E.g. "He was King of England at this time":
N.B.: "King" works here as an adjective.
"King" works like a superlative here.
R. G. Millikan
Language, Thought, and Other Biological Categories: New Foundations for Realism Cambridge 1987