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Synonyms for communicative
kəˈmyu nɪˌkeɪ tɪv, -kə tɪv; -kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr icom·mu·nica·tive

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. communicative

    free, garrulous, loquacious, talkative, unreserved

    close, dumb, mute, reserved, reticent, silent, speechless, taciturn, uncommunicative

Princeton's WordNet

  1. communicativeadjective

    of or relating to communication

    "communicative arts"


    unutterable, unexpressive, inexpressive, impassive, closemouthed, silent, unpronounceable, closelipped, vacuous, secretive, poker-faced, incommunicado, mum, expressionless, close, uncommunicative, tightlipped, incommunicative, deadpan, blank

  2. communicative, communicatoryadjective

    able or tending to communicate

    "was a communicative person and quickly told all she knew"- W.M.Thackeray


    closemouthed, impassive, secretive, blank, poker-faced, expressionless, closelipped, unutterable, deadpan, tightlipped, incommunicative, silent, vacuous, inexpressive, close, uncommunicative, unpronounceable, unexpressive, mum, incommunicado

Editors Contribution

  1. conversive

    social, talkative

    he was feeling at all conversive.

    Submitted by anonymous on January 22, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. communicativeadjective

    free, unreserved, open, sociable, social, affable, conversable

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "communicative":

    communication, communications

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How to use communicative in a sentence?

  1. Michael Westmore:

    The eyes and mouth are the communicative windows between the aliens and the humans.

  2. Irwin Redlener:

    It's rarely going to be a direct cause-and-effect, a storm would not cause a well-balanced kid to kill themselves. But this is mostly worrisome for the vulnerable children -- that is, (children) who have had some preexisting challenges like depression ... Kids who tend to be loners and not very communicative. Kids with other types of mental health conditions ... This is the last straw.

  3. Olaf Eigenbrodt:

    Libraries tend to become more cozy, relaxing and communicative places. Other than public spaces like museums, they have a certain private character, which makes them a living room for their community.

  4. James Scott:

    The narrative illusion introduces a “mind virus”, which is a syntactical contagion that spreads through communicative vectors and colonizes the cognitive biases of the targeted individual’s psychology, thus transforming the mental processes of that target.

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