Can the word hivernal be used by itself and still have meaning. Or would it only ever be used in a sentence? Would it look odd to a French-speaker to be seen by itself?

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    What do you mean by using a word but not in a sentence? – Luke Sawczak Aug 21 '18 at 3:56
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    Alone, do you mean : Q: Comment est la météo par chez toi ? R: Hivernale! – aCOSwt Aug 21 '18 at 6:38


Is an adjective linked to winter, and yes we can use it alone, see the edit. Most of time you will see

Température Hivernale

Wich means "Temperature from Winter"

Edit : I totally forgot about the use of an adjective in interrogatives or exclamatives ways. Thanks jlliagre and aCOSwt for the reminder !

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    Any word can be used in a single word sentence. See aCOSwt comment or simply the reply to : Quel adjectif est associé à hiver ? – jlliagre Aug 21 '18 at 6:49
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    I have indeed never been aware of any problem in using whatever adjective alone in interrogatives or exclamatives. – aCOSwt Aug 21 '18 at 6:49
  • Indeed, I totally forgot about those way to use and adjective since i always add an interjection with those short sentence. I fixed the response. Sorry for the mistake ! Also ,thanks for the reminder. – Alex Aug 21 '18 at 8:23

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