verb (used with object), an·no·tat·ed, an·no·tat·ing.
verb (used without object), an·no·tat·ed, an·no·tat·ing.
Origin of annotate
Related Words for annotativeanalytical, informative, supplementary, interpretive, exegetical, exegetic, explanative, explicative, hermeneutic, hermeneutical, illustrative, instructive, interpretative, annotative, clarifying, explicatory, informing, elucidative, expository, descriptive
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Historical Examples of annotative
Good specimen of the "annotative" style with a parenthetic comment.Cyropaedia
Word Origin for annotate
1733, from Latin annotatus, past participle of annotare "to note down" (see annotation). Related: Annotated; annotating. Not in Johnson's "Dictionary," but used therein in defining comment. Form annote is recorded from mid-15c. Related: Annotated; annotating.