Definition of -ive 

: that performs or tends toward an (indicated) action amusive

History and Etymology for -ive

Middle French -ive, from Latin -ivus

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English Language Learners Definition of -ive

: doing or tending to do something specified

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Kids Definition of -ive

: that does or tends to do a specified action explosive

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