promotive

[pruh-moh-tiv]

adjective

tending to promote.

Nearby words

  1. promoter,
  2. promoter of the faith,
  3. promoting agent,
  4. promotion,
  5. promotional,
  6. promposal,
  7. prompt,
  8. prompt side,
  9. promptbook,
  10. prompter

Origin of promotive

First recorded in 1635–45; promote + -ive

Related formspro·mo·tive·ness, nounnon·pro·mo·tive, adjectiveun·pro·mo·tive, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for promotive

promotive

adjective

tending to promote
Derived Formspromotiveness, noun

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