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Synonyms for emotive
ɪˈmoʊ tɪvemo·tive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. affectional, affective, emotiveadjective

    characterized by emotion

    Synonyms:
    affective, affectional

    Antonyms:
    unemotional

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "emotive":

    emotional, sensitive

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#3826sensitive
#5027emotional
#22823affective
#51069emotive
#268507affectional

How to use emotive in a sentence?

  1. Middle East:

    It's a very strong public issue and it's quite emotive. As public diplomacy goes it's a very strong gesture.

  2. Tom Holland:

    Even as paramedics this is an incredibly rare and tragic event to get called to, it was a very emotive scene, my thoughts are with the parents.

  3. Michael Ruck:

    Whistleblowing can be an emotive issue but if firms have an appropriate regime in place it can enable the firm to identify issues and remedy them before they become a significant regulatory or legal failing.

  4. Arthur Koestler:

    When a person identifies himself with a group his critical faculties are diminished and his passions enhanced by a kind of emotive resonance. The individual is not a killer, the group is, and by identifying with it, the individual becomes one. This is the infernal dialect reflected in man's history.

  5. Mick Fleetwood:

    I think it's all personal choice. Hey, if you go straight to the source and are someone like Bob Dylan or John Lennon who made very specific choices about what they chose to do -- that had direct political meaning, that's something that that we haven't touched on. We're a band that mostly, if not entirely, relates to human relations and emotive content that means a damn, and we're very comfortable.


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