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Informative  adj.  Having power to inform, animate, or vivify.






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"Informative" Quotes from Famous Books



... following list—of Council on Foreign Relations members whom I know to be influential in the communications industries—is intended to be indicative, rather than comprehensive and informative: ...
— The Invisible Government • Dan Smoot

... merely defining the terms upon which literature has been written in America. Let me add to these terms a classification. If one stretches the meaning of literature to cover all writing in prose or verse that is not simply informative, then four categories will include all literary writing in America that is in any way significant. We have an aristocratic and a democratic literature; we have a dilettante and a ...
— Definitions • Henry Seidel Canby

... constructively informative reply is characteristic of his method of rejoinder. It also illustrates his habit of placing his reliance on facts and not on adjectives, and of so marshalling his facts that they fought his battles for ...
— Booker T. Washington - Builder of a Civilization • Emmett J. Scott and Lyman Beecher Stowe

... platform, the authors of collections like the Curiosities of Literature would have been quite at home in this period: but it would have produced no Shakespeare, Milton, or Wordsworth. The agreeable poem, the well-expressed essay, are the approved reading for men of indolent bent: the informative collection for the more curious, serious, or practical-minded. If the early empire is "despotism tempered by epigram," it is perhaps not altogether untrue that the contemporary literature was pedantry tempered by epigram, ...
— Life in the Roman World of Nero and St. Paul • T. G. Tucker



Words linked to "Informative" :   telling, didactical, consultative, illustrative, unenlightening, telltale, ostensive, enlightening, didactic, explanatory, expository, exemplifying, clarifying, expositive, uninformative, instructive, inform, advisory, doctrinaire



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