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Pronunciation:  ku'myoonu`keytiv

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  able or tending to communicate; "was a communicative person and quickly told all she knew"- W.M.Thackeray
  2. [adj]  of or relating to communication; "communicative arts"

COMMUNICATIVE is a 13 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: anecdotal, anecdotic, anecdotical, Bantu-speaking, blabbermouthed, chatty, communicable, communicational, communicatory, English-speaking, expansive, expressive, expressive(p), Finno-Ugric-speaking, Flemish-speaking, French-speaking, Gaelic-speaking, German-speaking, gesticulating, gestural, gossipy, heraldic, Icelandic-speaking, indicative of(p), Italian-speaking, Japanese-speaking, Kannada-speaking, leaky, Livonian-speaking, narrative, newsy, nonverbal, openhearted, Oscan-speaking, outspoken, revelatory, Russian-speaking, Samoyedic-speaking, Semitic-speaking, sign(a), signed, sign-language(a), Siouan-speaking, Spanish-speaking, talebearing(a), talkative, tattling(a), Turkic-speaking, verbal, vocal, yarn-spinning
 Antonyms: incommunicative, uncommunicative
 See Also: articulate, voluble



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Com*mu"ni*ca*tive\, a. [Cf. F. Communicatif, LL.
Inclined to communicate; ready to impart to others.

      Determine, for the future, to be less communicative.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: accessible, advisory, affable, all jaw, amiable, approachable, candid, chatty, chitchatty, civil, clubbable, clubbish, clubby, colloquial, communicable, companionable, companionate, compatible, confabulatory, congenial, conversable, conversational, courteous, cozy, demonstrative, educational, educative, effusive, enlightening, expansive, extroverted, fit for society, flip, fluent, fond of society, frank, free, free-speaking, free-spoken, free-tongued, friendly, gabby, garrulous, gassy, genial, glib, gossipy, gregarious, gushing, gushy, hospitable, informational, informative, informing, instructive, interlocutory, long-winded, loquacious, monitory, multiloquent, multiloquious, newsy, open, outgoing, outspoken, overtalkative, prolix, self-revealing, self-revelatory, smooth, sociable, social, social-minded, talkative, talky, unconstrained, unhampered, unrepressed, unreserved, unrestrained, unrestricted, unreticent, unsecretive, unshrinking, unsilent, unsuppressed, urbane, verbose, voluble, windy