Definition of nominal

Definition of nominal
  1. nominal Adjective Of, resembling, relating to, or consisting of a name or names.
  2. nominal Adjective Assigned to or bearing a person's name.
  3. nominal Adjective Existing in name only.
  4. nominal Adjective Of or relating to nominalism.
  5. nominal Adjective Insignificantly small; trifling.
  6. nominal Adjective Of or relating to the presumed or approximate value, rather than the actual value.
  7. nominal Adjective Of, relating to, or being the amount or face value of a sum of money or a stock certificate, for example, and not the purchasing power or market value.
  8. nominal Adjective Of, relating to, or being the rate of interest or return without adjustment for compounding or inflation.
  9. nominal Adjective Of or relating to a noun or word group that functions as a noun.
  10. nominal Adjective According to plan or design; normal.
  11. nominal Adjective Without adjustment to remove the effects of inflation; "contrasted with" real.
  12. nominal Adjective Having values whose order is insignificant.
  13. nominal Noun A noun or word group that functions as a noun phrase.
  14. nominal Noun A part of speech that shares features with nouns and adjectives.
Need more help? Try our forum NEW