[ kuh-myoo-ni-key-tiv, -kuh-tiv ]
/ kəˈmyu nɪˌkeɪ tɪv, -kə tɪv /
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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Also com·mu·ni·ca·to·ry [kuh-myoo-ni-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]. /kəˈmyu nɪ kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/.
Origin of communicative
OTHER WORDS FROM communicative
com·mu·ni·ca·tive·ly, adverbcom·mu·ni·ca·tive·ness, nounnon·com·mu·ni·ca·tive, adjectivenon·com·mu·ni·ca·tive·ly, adverb
non·com·mu·ni·ca·tive·ness, nouno·ver·com·mu·ni·ca·tive, adjectivesem·i·com·mu·ni·ca·tive, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for communicative
/ (kəˈmjuːnɪkətɪv) /
inclined or able to communicate readily; talkative
of or relating to communication
Derived forms of communicativecommunicatively, adverbcommunicativeness, noun
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