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expressive

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of expressive

  1. clearly conveying a special meaning (as one's mood) <the teacher's expressive sigh showed that she had heard that excuse many times before> Synonyms eloquent, meaning, meaningful, pregnant, revealing, revelatory, significant, suggestive Related Words graphic (also graphical), pictorial, vivid; evocative, redolent, reminiscent; sententious, weighty; flavorful, full-bodied, rich Antonyms unexpressive





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