Words nearby explicative
OTHER WORDS FROM explicativeex·pli·ca·tive·ly, adverbnon·ex·pli·ca·tive, adjectiveun·ex·pli·ca·tive, adjective
Examples from the Web for explicative
The first and second are informative, explicative, they take in and dothe other gives out.Spare Hours|John Brown
The explicative myths, arising from utility, from the necessity of knowing.Essay on the Creative Imagination|Th. Ribot
All of Edwards's other writings may be arranged in relation to this principle,—as introductory, explicative, or defensive.