dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information


3 definitions found
 for informative
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Informative \In*form"a*tive\, a.
     Having power to inform, animate, or vivify. --Dr. H. More.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  informative
      adj 1: tending to increase knowledge or dissipate ignorance; "an
             enlightening glimpse of government in action"; "an
             illuminating lecture" [syn: enlightening,
             informative, illuminating] [ant: unenlightening,
             unilluminating]
      2: serving to instruct or enlighten or inform [syn:
         instructive, informative] [ant: uninstructive]
      3: providing or conveying information [syn: informative,
         informatory] [ant: uninformative]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  32 Moby Thesaurus words for "informative":
     advisory, autodidactic, coeducational, communicative, cultural,
     didactic, disciplinary, edifying, educating, educational,
     educative, elucidative, enlightening, exhortatory, explanatory,
     homiletic, hortatory, illuminating, informational, informing,
     initiatory, instructive, introductory, lecturing, monitory,
     preaching, preceptive, propaedeutic, revealing, self-teaching,
     teaching, tuitionary
  
  

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229