informative

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

inform +‎ -ative

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ɪnˈfɔɹmətɪv/
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AdjectiveEdit

informative (comparative more informative, superlative most informative)

  1. Providing information; especially, providing useful or interesting information.
    I read a very informative newspaper article on that subject last week.
    Synonyms: informatory, instructive
    Antonym: uninformative
  2. (in standards and specifications) Not specifying requirements, but merely providing information.
    Antonym: normative
  3. (obsolete) Formative; having power to form.

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

informative

  1. feminine singular of informatif

GermanEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

informative

  1. inflection of informativ:
    1. strong/mixed nominative/accusative feminine singular
    2. strong nominative/accusative plural
    3. weak nominative all-gender singular
    4. weak accusative feminine/neuter singular

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

informative

  1. feminine plural of informativo

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LatinEdit

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īnfōrmātīve

  1. vocative masculine singular of īnfōrmātīvus

Norwegian BokmålEdit

AdjectiveEdit

informative

  1. definite singular/plural of informativ

Norwegian NynorskEdit

AdjectiveEdit

informative

  1. definite singular/plural of informativ