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Definitions for suggestive
səgˈdʒɛs tɪv, sə-sug·ges·tive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. implicative, suggestiveadjective

    tending to suggest or imply

    "artifacts suggestive of an ancient society"; "an implicative statement"

  2. indicative, indicatory, revelatory, significative, suggestiveadjective

    (usually followed by `of') pointing out or revealing clearly

    "actions indicative of fear"

  3. suggestiveadjective

    tending to suggest something improper or indecent

    "a suggestive nod"; "suggestive poses"

Wiktionary

  1. suggestiveadjective

    Tending to suggest or imply.

    The painting is abstract, but the colors are suggestive of fruit or the Mediterranean.

  2. suggestiveadjective

    Suggesting romance, sex, etc.

    She crossed her legs and shot him a suggestive smile.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Suggestiveadjective

    containing a suggestion, hint, or intimation

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of suggestive in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of suggestive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of suggestive in a Sentence

  1. Edward Morris:

    While overall risks to pregnant women from coronavirus are low, the findings of this study highlight the particular risks to pregnant women, pregnant women are included in the list of people at moderate risk as a precaution and pregnant women should therefore continue to follow the latest government guidance on social distancing and avoiding anyone with symptoms suggestive of coronavirus.

  2. Andrew Farke:

    One of the Holy Grails of dinosaur paleontology is trying to distinguish male and female dinosaurs, i think this is one of those cases that's quite suggestive. I wouldn't say it's necessarily airtight, but it's fairly suggestive of something going with these animals.

  3. Chris Stantis:

    The tombs with non-Egyptian burial customs were especially intriguing typically males buried with bronze weaponry in constructed tombs, without scarabs or other protective amulets like Egyptians would have been buried with, the most elite had equids of some sort (potentially donkeys) buried outside the tombs, often in pairs as though ready to pull a chariot. This is both a foreign characteristic of burial style, but also suggestive of someone [with] very high status.

  4. Robert Fromm:

    This patient's symptoms and presentation aren't strongly suggestive of the Ebola disease, given his presentation, I would not be surprised if he actually was discharged back home following his additional evaluation.

  5. Aaron Levenstein:

    Statistics are like bikinis. What they reveal is suggestive, but what they conceal is vital.

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    an attitude of irreverence or contempt for a divinity
    • A. macron
    • B. profaneness
    • C. ventricle
    • D. subrogation

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