HyperDic: informative

English > 3 senses of the word informative:
ADJECTIVEallinformative, enlightening, illuminatingtending to increase knowledge or dissipate ignorance
allinformative, instructiveserving to instruct or enlighten or inform
allinformative, informatoryproviding or conveying information
informative > pronunciation
Soundsihnfao'rmahtihv
Rhymesabortive ... vituperative: 304 rhymes with ihv...
English > informative: 3 senses > adjective 1
MeaningTending to increase knowledge or dissipate ignorance.
Synonymsenlightening, illuminating
Oppositeunenlightening, unilluminatingFailing to inform or clarify
Verbsinformimpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
English > informative: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningServing to instruct or enlighten or inform.
Synonyminstructive
Narrowerclarifying, elucidativeThat makes clear
demonstrative, illustrativeServing to demonstrate
didactic, didacticalinstructive (especially excessively)
doctrinairestubbornly insistent on theory without regard for practicality or suitability
educationalProviding knowledge
educativeResulting in education
explanatoryServing or intended to explain or make clear
expository, expositiveServing to expound or set forth
interpretative, interpretiveThat provides interpretation
ostensivemanifestly demonstrative
preachyInclined to or marked by tedious moralization
See alsoinformative, informatoryProviding or conveying information
OppositeuninstructiveFailing to instruct
Spanishinformativo, instructivo
Catalaninstructiu
Verbsinformimpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
English > informative: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningProviding or conveying information.
Synonyminformatory
Narroweradvisory, consultative, consultatory, consultiveGiving advice
exemplifying, illustrativeclarifying by use of examples
newsyFull of news
revealing, telling, telltaledisclosing unintentionally
See alsoinstructive, informativeServing to instruct or enlighten or inform
OppositeuninformativeLacking information
Spanishdivulgativo, informativo
Catalandivulgatiu, informatiu
Adverbsinformativelyin an informative manner
Verbsinformimpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to

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