Definitions for illustrativeɪˈlʌs trə tɪv
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word illustrative
clarifying by use of examples
serving to demonstrate
Demonstrative, exemplative, showing an example or demonstrating.
This example of bad behavior is illustrative of his continued bad behavior.
tending or designed to illustrate, exemplify, or elucidate
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The posters are a historical document but also illustrative of the use of art and development of artists in the country.
The power of illustrative anecdotes often lies not in how well they present reality, but in how well they reflect the core beliefs of their audience.
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