As nouns the difference between augment and injunctive
is that augment
is (grammar) in some indo-european languages, a prefix e-'' (''a-
in sanskrit) indicating a past tense of a verb while injunctive
is (linguistics|uncountable) a verbal mood in sanskrit characterized by secondary endings but no augment, and usually looked like an augmentless aorist or imperfect.
As a verb augment
is to increase; to make larger or supplement.
As an adjective injunctive is
pertaining to the injunctive mood.
To increase; to make larger or supplement.
(reflexive) To grow; to increase; to become greater.
(music) To slow the tempo or meter, e.g. for a dramatic or stately passage.
(music) To increase an interval, especially the largest interval in a triad, by a half step (chromatic semitone).
(grammar) To add an augment to.
- The money from renting out a spare room can augment a salary.
(grammar) In some Indo-European languages, a prefix e-'' (''a- in Sanskrit) indicating a past tense of a verb.
(linguistics, uncountable) A verbal mood in Sanskrit characterized by secondary endings but no augment, and usually looked like an augmentless aorist or imperfect.
(linguistics, countable) A verbal lexeme in injunctive mood.
Pertaining to the injunctive mood.
Pertaining to or being an injunction.