vindicative

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French vindicatif, from Medieval Latin vindicativus

Adjective[edit]

vindicative (comparative more vindicative, superlative most vindicative)

  1. Having a tendency to vindicate.
  2. Vindictive or excessively vengeful.
    • William Shakespeare
      He in heat of action Is more vindicative than jealous love.

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vindicative

  1. feminine singular of vindicatif