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concessive

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adjective con·ces·sive \kən-ˈse-siv\

Definition of concessive

  1. 1 :  denoting concession <a concessive clause>

  2. 2 :  making for or being a concession

concessively

adverb


1711

First Known Use of concessive

1711

Rhymes with concessive

aggressive, caressive, compressive, degressive, depressive, digressive, excessive, expressive, impressive, ingressive, obsessive, oppressive, possessive, progressive, recessive, regressive, successive, suppressive, transgressive


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