[ hawr-tuh-tiv ]
/ ˈhɔr tə tɪv /
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PUNCTUATION QUIZ
Punctuation marks help make writing easy to read and understand. Some of the most important ones are the period (.), comma (,), question mark (?), and exclamation point (!). How well do you know how to use them? Find out in this quiz!
Question 1 of 10
Which punctuation mark is best for this sentence? "Can I watch a movie __"
Origin of hortative
OTHER WORDS FROM hortativehor·ta·tive·ly, adverbun·hor·ta·tive, adjectiveun·hor·ta·tive·ly, adverb
Words nearby hortative
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Example sentences from the Web for hortative
Hortative, hort′a-tiv, adj. inciting: encouraging: giving advice—also Hort′atory.
The Parson, under high excitement, rained his hortative oratory upon me.