I adjective admonitive, admonitory, argumentative, censorious, contentious, corrective, critical, dehortative, dehortatory, demurring, deprecative, deprecatory, discouraging, disputatious, dissuasive, enjoining, expostulatory, exprobrative, exprobratory, objecting, objurgatory, protesting, rebuking, remonstrant, reprimanding, reproachful, reprobative, reprobatory, reproving, warning II index hortative

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  • Remonstrative — Re*mon stra*tive (r?*m?n str?*t?v), a. Having the character of a remonstrance; expressing remonstrance. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • remonstrative — adjective Of, characterized by, or exhibiting remonstration. The man from Shropshire ventures another remonstrative “My lord!” but the Chancellor, being aware of him, has dexterously vanished …   Wiktionary

  • remonstrative — adjective see remonstrate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • remonstrative — See remonstration. * * * …   Universalium

  • remonstrative — Synonyms and related words: admonitory, advisory, cautionary, consultative, consultatory, didactic, directive, exhortative, exhortatory, expostulative, expostulatory, hortative, hortatory, instructive, monitorial, monitory, moralistic, objecting …   Moby Thesaurus

  • remonstrative — rɪ mÉ‘nstrÉ™tɪv / remÉ™n adj. making statements of protest, stating objection, stating grievances …   English contemporary dictionary

  • remonstrative — re·mon·stra·tive …   English syllables

  • remonstrative — …   Useful english dictionary

  • corrective — I (progressive) adjective alternative, amendatory, analeptic, antidotal, assuasive, counteractive, curative, emendatory, healing, improving, medicinal, modifying, palliative, progressive, rectifying, reformative, reformatory, remedial,… …   Law dictionary

  • disputatious — I adjective argumentative, bickering, cantankerous, captious, competitive, contentious, contrary, controversial, debatable, dialectic, discordant, discrepant, disputable, disputative, dissenting, dissentious, divided, fractious, hostile,… …   Law dictionary

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