Definition - optative

Below is the definition for the word you requested, useful for Scrabble and other word games. To find more definitions please use the dictionary page.

  1. a mood (as in Greek or Sanskrit) that expresses a wish or hope; expressed in English by modal verbs
  2. relating to a mood of verbs in some languages; "optative verb endings"
  3. indicating an option or wish

Crossword clues featuring 'optative'

Other Definitions Containing optative