communicative

adjective com·mu·ni·ca·tive \ kə-ˈmyü-nə-ˌkā-tiv , -ni-kə-tiv \

Definition of communicative

1 :tending to communicate :talkative
2 :of or relating to communication

communicatively

adverb

communicativeness

noun

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First Known Use of communicative

1651


COMMUNICATIVE Defined for English Language Learners

communicative

adjective

Definition of communicative for English Language Learners

  • : willing to talk to people

  • : relating to communication


Law Dictionary

communicative

adjective com·mu·ni·ca·tive \ kə-ˈmyü-nə-ˌkā-tiv, -kə-tiv \

legal Definition of communicative

1 :tending or serving to communicate
  • a communicative gesture
2 :of or relating to communication


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