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Meaning of indicative by Wiktionary Dictionary

indicative


    Etymology

    From Latin indicativus .

    Pronunciation

    • ( US ) IPA: /ɪnˈdɪk.ə.tɪv/

    Adjective

    indicative ( comparative more indicative, superlative most indicative )

    1. serving as a sign, indication or suggestion of something
      He had pains indicative of a heart attack .
    2. ( grammar ) of, or relating to the indicative mood

    See also

    • Indicative on Wikipedia .


Explanation of indicative by Wordnet Dictionary

indicative


    Adjective
    1. pointing out or revealing clearly

    2. actions indicative of fear
    3. relating to the mood of verbs that is used simple in declarative statements

    4. indicative mood
    Noun
    1. a mood ( grammatically unmarked ) that represents the act or state as an objective fact