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n. - A pronoun that points out an intended referent adj. - Given to or marked by the open expression of emotion adj. - Serving to show.

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  • You may be afraid of showing your true feelings and are unlikely to be overly demonstrative in public.
  • An affectionate and demonstrative family
  • "He is very impulsive and demonstrative, that is all."
  • After a few days, he had all but exhausted the thesaurus when it came to fresh ways of terming his demonstrative - or
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