Synonyms and Antonyms of suggestive
1 hinting at or intended to call to mind matters regarded as indecent making unwelcome suggestive remarks to a subordinate will be regarded as sexual harassment Synonyms of suggestive bawdy, blue, gamy (or gamey), lewd, off, off-color (or off-colored), racy, ribald, risqué, salty, spicy Words Related to suggestive leering; barnyard, coarse, coarse-grained, crude, earthy, foul, gross, vulgar; dirty, filthy, gutter, indecent, lascivious, locker-room, nasty, obscene, pornographic, porny, prurient, raunchy, smutty, stag, unprintable, unpublishable, warm, X-rated; immodest, indecorous, indelicate, naughty Near Antonyms of suggestive clean, decent, G-rated, nonobscene; innocuous, inoffensive; priggish, prim, prudish, puritanical, staid, straitlaced (or straightlaced), Victorian; correct, decorous, genteel, nice, polite, proper, respectable, seemly
2 provoking a memory or mental association a haunting and suggestive song about a long-lost love Synonyms of suggestive evocative, reminiscent Words Related to suggestive eloquent, expressive, meaningful, pregnant, revealing, significant; affecting, emotional, impressive, moving, poignant, stirring, touching; exciting, provocative, provoking, rousing, stimulating Antonyms of suggestive unreminiscent
3 clearly conveying a special meaning (as one's mood) the dog's aggressive behavior is suggestive of some past mistreatment Synonyms of suggestive eloquent, meaning, meaningful, pregnant, revealing, revelatory, significant, expressiveWords Related to suggestive graphic (also graphical), pictorial, vivid; evocative, redolent, reminiscent; sententious, weighty; flavorful, full-bodied, richAntonyms of suggestive unexpressive
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