verb (used with object), con·cen·trat·ed, con·cen·trat·ing.
verb (used without object), con·cen·trat·ed, con·cen·trat·ing.
Origin of concentrate
Antonyms for concentrate
Examples from the Web for concentrative
Historical Examples of concentrative
They are not concentrative, and they are not infallibly courteous, as men are.
We shall give you a practical working knowledge of concentrative mental methods and devices.Psychology and Achievement
He found it demand a concentrative effort, and Harry was very sorry and even ashamed, but he loved least to read that way.Young Blood
E. W. Hornung
C D is also concentrative, though less so than B C, and is more strongly sensational.
I'll see if I can't develop my concentrative faculty and introduce a few of the same performances in our show.The Sorcery Club
Word Origin for concentrate
1883, from concentrate (v.).