from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Tending to suggest; evocative: artifacts suggestive of an ancient society.
- adj. Stimulating further thought: "Suggestive here is the Southern, often Western and rural locus of these tales” ( Mark Muro).
- adj. Conveying a hint or suggestion: conveyed the message with a few suggestive words.
- adj. Tending to suggest something improper or indecent: a controversial song with highly suggestive lyrics.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Tending to suggest or imply.
- adj. Suggesting romance, sex, etc.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Containing a suggestion, hint, or intimation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Containing a suggestion or hint; suggesting what does not appear on the surface; also, full of suggestion; stimulating reflection.
- Of the nature of, or pertaining to, hypnotic suggestion.
- n. Something intended to suggest ideas to the mind.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (usually followed by `of') pointing out or revealing clearly
- adj. tending to suggest something improper or indecent
- adj. tending to suggest or imply
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