What does interpretive mean?

Definitions for interpretiveɪnˈtɜr prɪ tɪv

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word interpretive.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. interpretative, interpretive(adj)

    that provides interpretation


  1. interpretive(Adjective)

    Marked by interpretation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Interpretive(adj)



  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of interpretive in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of interpretive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Paul de Man:

    The ambivalence of writing is such that it can be considered both an act and an interpretive process that follows after an act with which it cannot coincide. As such, it both affirms and denies its own nature.

  2. Barack Obama:

    I find it ironic that people who are constantly citing the Constitution would suddenly read into the Constitution requirements, norms, procedures that are nowhere to be found in there. That's precisely the kind of interpretive approach that they have vehemently rejected and that they accuse liberals of engaging in all the time, well, you can't abandon your principles, if in fact these are your principles, simply for the sake of political expedience.

Images & Illustrations of interpretive

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