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donative

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noun do·na·tive \ˈdō-nə-tiv, ˈdä-\

Definition of donative

  1. :  a special gift or donation



Examples of donative

  1. <the support of the military was bought with a large donative to a couple of well-placed generals>

  2. <regarded her annual bonus as a just recompense for her job performance and not as some corporate donative>



15th Century

First Known Use of donative

15th century

Rhymes with donative


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donative

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adjective do·na·tive \same or ˈdō-ˌnā-, dō-ˈ\

Definition of donative

  1. :  of or relating to donation



Origin of donative

Latin donativus, from donatus


First Known Use: 1559


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