suggestive

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Adjective[edit]

suggestive (comparative more suggestive, superlative most suggestive)

  1. Tending to suggest or imply.
    The painting is abstract, but the colors are suggestive of fruit or the Mediterranean.
    • 1922, Ben Travers, chapter 6, A Cuckoo in the Nest:
      But Sophia's mother was not the woman to brook defiance. After a few moments' vain remonstrance her husband complied. His manner and appearance were suggestive of a satiated sea-lion.
  2. Suggesting romance, sex, etc.
    She crossed her legs and shot him a suggestive smile.

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

suggestive f

  1. Feminine plural form of suggestivo