-ive definition

  • suffix:
    • Performing or tending toward a specified action: demonstrative.
    • An adjective suffix signifying pertaining or belonging to, for the nature of, maintaining; as affirmative, active, conclusive, corrective, diminutive.
    • An adjective suffix signifying pertaining or owned by, of this nature of, looking after.

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    • Performing or tending toward a specified action: demonstrative.
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