informative

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

inform +‎ -ative

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ɪnˈfɔɹmətɪv/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

informative (comparative more informative, superlative most informative)

  1. Providing information; especially, providing useful or interesting information.
    I read a very informative newspaper article on that subject last week.
    Synonyms: informatory, instructive
    Antonym: uninformative
  2. (in standards and specifications) Not specifying requirements, but merely providing information.
    Antonym: normative
  3. (obsolete) Formative; having power to form.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

informative

  1. feminine singular of informatif

German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

informative

  1. inflection of informativ:
    1. strong/mixed nominative/accusative feminine singular
    2. strong nominative/accusative plural
    3. weak nominative all-gender singular
    4. weak accusative feminine/neuter singular

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

informative

  1. feminine plural of informativo

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Latin[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

īnfōrmātīve

  1. vocative masculine singular of īnfōrmātīvus

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

informative

  1. definite singular/plural of informativ

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

informative

  1. definite singular/plural of informativ