educative


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ed·u·ca·tive

 (ĕj′ə-kā′tĭv)
adj.
Educational.

educative

(ˈɛdjʊkətɪv)
adj
(Education) producing or resulting in education: an educative experience.

ed•u•ca•tive

(ˈɛdʒ ʊˌkeɪ tɪv)

adj.
1. serving to educate.
2. pertaining to or productive of education.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.educative - resulting in education; "an educative experience"
instructive, informative - serving to instruct or enlighten or inform

educative

adjective instructive, educational, useful, helpful, enlightening, informative, didactic, edifying, heuristic The exhibition is an educative and emotionally satisfying experience.

educative

adjective
Translations

educative

[ˈedjʊkətɪv] ADJeducativo

educative

[ˈɛdʒʊkətɪv] adj [role, value] → éducatif/ive

educative

adjerzieherisch

educative

[ˈɛdjʊkətɪv] adj (experience, event) → istruttivo/a; (film, visit, role) → educativo/a; (method) → didattico/a
References in classic literature ?
The sight of him, so sitting, tragically travestying man, has been considered, and is considered, "educative" by multitudinous audiences.
The plays of children are nonsense, but very educative nonsense.
La huitieme etape de la caravane educative du jeu-concours, A, initiee par radio Cote d'Ivoire, a ete remportee par Winners groupe de Jacqueville.
A local athletic group here called Good Legacy Social and Atheltic Organization (GOLSAO) announces a one - day retreat slated for Saturday, 27 July in Monrovia, aimed at brainstorming with young people on educative issues as well as on drugs abuse.
Ramazan TV programmes could be much more enlightening, educative and interesting if they were conducted and formulated by hosts like Aneeq Ahmed and Zubair Ahmed and their team of knowledgeable and respected religious scholars.
DTC will cover all expenses of the trip, and educative lectures will be given about the rituals of performing Umrah.
The Prime Minister of Armenia, who speaks about refraining from use of force and threatening by use of force, for educative purposes should get acquainted with the OSCE Helsinki Final Act of 1975, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told Trend.
Maalim said drama is informative, educative and entertaining and must be preserved for future generations.
Quatre syndicats relevant du Collectif des syndicats autonome du secteur de l'Education ont decide de se retirer de la Charte d'ethique educative, signee en 2015 par la tutelle, huit syndicats et deux associations des parents d'eleves, indique mardi le Collectif dans un communique.
Najamuddin, Head of CPD suggested that the Universities' curriculum should contain educative and motivation contents for the development of leadership qualities among the youth.
class="MsoNormalThere is very minimal Kenyan content targeting both parents and children that is entertaining and more importantly, educative.
Ms Olayide Akanni, member of Journalists Against AIDS (JAAIDS) in Nigeria, in his speech, urged media practitioners to help in the agenda of changing public perceptions about HIV through educative reportage.