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Synonyms for demonstrative
dəˈmɒn strə tɪvdemon·stra·tive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. demonstrative pronoun, demonstrativeadjective

    a pronoun that points out an intended referent

    Synonyms:
    demonstrative pronoun

    Antonyms:
    undemonstrative, reticent, unemotional, restrained, uninstructive

  2. demonstrativeadjective

    given to or marked by the open expression of emotion

    "an affectionate and demonstrative family"

    Synonyms:
    illustrative

    Antonyms:
    undemonstrative, uninstructive, reticent, unemotional, restrained

  3. demonstrative, illustrativeadjective

    serving to demonstrate

    Synonyms:
    exemplifying, illustrative

    Antonyms:
    undemonstrative, uninstructive, reticent, unemotional, restrained

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. demonstrativeadjective

    Synonyms:
    conclusive

  2. demonstrativeadjective

    Synonyms:
    self-asserting, forward, bold, confident, presuming

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How to use demonstrative in a sentence?

  1. Francis Bacon:

    If any human being earnestly desire to push on to new discoveries instead of just retaining and using the old to win victories over Nature as a worker rather than over hostile critics as a disputant to attain , in fact, clear and demonstrative knowlegde instead of attractive and probable theory we invite him as a true son of Science to join our ranks.

  2. San Diego.Now Chesebro:

    All I'm doing is showing them their data, it's not really combative. It's demonstrative.

  3. Michael Madden:

    There has been a demonstrative crossover dynamic in which senior military officials migrate into the party leadership.


Translations for demonstrative

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  • нагледен, демонстративен, показателенBulgarian
  • demonstrativGerman
  • δεικτικός, εκδηλωτικόςGreek
  • demonstratiivi, avoin, demonstratiivinen, valaiseva, avomielinenFinnish
  • démonstratifFrench
  • taispeántachIrish
  • ábendingIcelandic
  • påpeikandeNorwegian Nynorsk
  • påpekendeNorwegian
  • demonstrativRomanian
  • указа́тельный, показа́тельный, демонстрати́вный, нагля́дныйRussian
  • เป็นการสาธิตThai

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