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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Characterized by feeling.

Usage examples (34)
  • The idea of things being more emotive is very interesting.
  • The proponents of euthanasia always talk in emotive terms about people dying in great distress.
  • In all of these cases we have what Jakobson calls the emotive function.
  • This isn't even supported by any model but might better be described as emotive dramatisation. for more
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