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Meaning of ADMISSIVE

Pronunciation:  ad'misiv

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  characterized by or allowing admission; "an Elizabethan tragedy admissive of comic scenes"
 

ADMISSIVE is a 9 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: receptive
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ad*mis"sive\, a.
Implying an admission; tending to admit. [R.] --Lamb.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: admissible, admissory, allowing, confessional, consenting, hospitable, imbibitory, indulgent, ingestive, intromissive, intromittent, invitatory, inviting, lax, lenient, nonprohibitive, open, open-minded, permissive, permitting, persuadable, persuasible, receivable, receptible, receptive, recipient, suffering, tolerant, tolerating, unprohibitive, welcoming
 

 

 

 

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