Definitions for illustrativeɪˈlʌs trə tɪv

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word illustrative

Princeton's WordNet

  1. exemplifying, illustrative(adj)

    clarifying by use of examples

  2. demonstrative, illustrative(adj)

    serving to demonstrate

Wiktionary

  1. illustrative(Adjective)

    Demonstrative, exemplative, showing an example or demonstrating.

    This example of bad behavior is illustrative of his continued bad behavior.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Illustrative(adj)

    tending or designed to illustrate, exemplify, or elucidate

  2. Illustrative(adj)

    making illustrious

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Richard Di San Marzano:

    The posters are a historical document but also illustrative of the use of art and development of artists in the country.

  2. Barbara Mikkelson:

    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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