Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
prescriptive /pris'kriptiv/
  • tính từ
    • ra lệnh, truyền lệnh, sai khiến
    • (pháp lý) căn cứ theo quyền thời hiệu
    • căn cứ theo phong tục tập quán, dựa theo phong tục tập quán
Thesaurus Dictionary
dictatorial, constrictive, didactic, restrictive, dogmatic, authoritarian, overbearing, autocratic, imperious:
As grammar is a description of how language works, it cannot be prescriptive.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
1 (formal) telling people what should be done: prescriptive methods of teaching
2 (linguistics) telling people how a language should be used, rather than describing how it is used: a prescriptive grammar of English
3 (technical) (of rights and institutions) made legal or acceptable because they have existed for a long time: prescriptive powers

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