Definition of Depictive

1. Adjective. Depicted in a recognizable manner.

Exact synonyms: Delineative
Similar to: Representational
Derivative terms: Delineate, Delineate, Depict, Depict



Definition of Depictive

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to depiction ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Depictive

dephosphorylations
dephysicalization
dephysicalize
dephysicalized
dephysicalizes
dephysicalizing
depict
depictable
depicted
depicted object
depicter
depicters
depicting
depiction
depictions
depictive (current term)
depictor
depictors
depicts
depicture
depictured
depictures
depicturing
depiece
depieced
depieces
depigment
depigmentation
depigmentations
depigmented

Literary usage of Depictive

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1. A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Scotsmen by Robert Chambers (1835)
"burn,—a pie« strikingly depictive of the author's affectionate feelings, anJ probably detailing the effects of excessive study and anxiety ..."

2. A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Scotsmen by Robert Chambers, Thomas Thomson (1854)
"burn,—a piece strikingly depictive of the author's affectionate feelings, and pío- bably detailing the effects of excessive study ..."

3. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1819)
"feet natural tarte, whereby Adorn enjoyed a complete depictive or figura- ... When she was treated, *' Adam's promise no longer lay in the depictive train ..."

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