HyperDic: causative

English > 1 sense of the word causative:
ADJECTIVEallcausativeproducing an effect
causative > pronunciation
Soundskaa'zahtihv; kao'zahtihv
Rhymesabortive ... vituperative: 304 rhymes with ihv...
English > causative: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningproducing an effect.
Example"poverty as a causative factor in crime"
NarrowerabortifacientCausing abortion
activating, actuatingCausing motion or action or change
anorectic, anorexigenicCausing loss of appetite
causalInvolving or constituting a cause
conducive, contributing, contributive, contributory, tributarytending to bring about
errhineCausing nasal discharge
fast(of a photographic lens or emulsion) causing a shortening of exposure time
inductive, induciveinducing or influencing
motivative, motive, motivatingimpelling to action / action
motive, motorCausing or able to cause motion
precipitatingbringing on suddenly or abruptly
responsible, responsible forThe agent or cause
sternutatory, sternutativeCausing sneezing
Oppositenoncausative, noncausalnot causative
Verbscausecause to do
causegive rise to

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