What does expressive mean?

Definitions for expressive
ɪkˈsprɛs ɪvex·pres·sive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. expressive(adj)

    characterized by expression

    "a very expressive face"

Wiktionary

  1. expressive(Adjective)

    Effectively conveying thought or feeling.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Expressive(adj)

    serving to express, utter, or represent; indicative; communicative; -- followed by of; as, words expressive of his gratitude

    Etymology: [Cf. F. expressif.]

  2. Expressive(adj)

    full of expression; vividly representing the meaning or feeling meant to be conveyed; significant; emphatic; as, expressive looks or words

    Etymology: [Cf. F. expressif.]

How to pronounce expressive?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say expressive in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of expressive in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of expressive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of expressive in a Sentence

  1. Isabelle Olsson:

    Both men and women gravitated towards this color. It ended up being super gender neutral but still very expressive, it's really hard to find colors like that.

  2. Jacob Russell:

    I think that image is one of the more expressive ones that (shows) what really seems to be going on there, i didn't want to take pictures that conveyed the idea that this was all about hardcore fighters going into battle and killing lots of (ISIS) fighters. That just didn't seem to be the case.

  3. The Court report:

    It is worth stressing that an expressive portion of the projects were at an advanced stage at the time of the sporting tournament, which means their completion is inevitable, there is absolutely no doubt that their conclusion will serve as an important legacy from the Cup.

  4. John Vignocchi:

    So now we've got way more advanced, way more expressive move sets than we've ever had before, a character like Anakin Skywalker is using his Force powers to pull and does lots of cool air juggles and is really much more of an aggressive Jedi than, say, someone like Obi-Wan Kenobi, who is much more of a defensive Jedi.

  5. Thomas Jennings:

    Among the leading matters which would occupy the attention of the meeting, were several important documents lately received from Europe, expressive of the sentiments that a very considerable portion of the people of the British Empire entertained respecting the deplorable situation of the colored people in the United States.

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