Expressive in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Expressive

Effectively conveying thought or feeling. | (linguistics) Any word or phrase that expresses (that the speaker, writer, or signer has) a certain attitude toward or information about the referent. | (linguistics, more narrowly) A word or phrase, belonging to a distinct word class or having distinct morphosyntactic properties, with semantic symbolism (for example, an onomatopoeia), variously considered either a synonym, a hypernym or a hyponym of ideophone.

Short Sentences for Expressive

  • 1. A most expressive group. 🔊
  • 2. Ideals are precipitated in expressive acts. 🔊
  • 3. Jones gave a long and expressive whistle. 🔊
  • 4. Hal gave a long and expressive whistle. 🔊
  • 5. Eager anticipation was stamped on its expressive features. 🔊
  • 6. Kut-le saw the expressive little look. 🔊
  • 7. A word oft-times is expressive of an entire policy. 🔊
  • 8. His eyes was open, but expressive of nothing but pain. 🔊
  • 9. The Expressive Peripheral Processes disturbed, 54. 🔊
  • 10. A glow of enthusiasm overspread her beautiful, expressive face. 🔊
  • 11. Coryna did not speak, but her expressive face told her gratitude and hope. 🔊
  • 12. The countenance of Francesca is expressive of hopeless agony. 🔊
  • 13. I could just see his neck as he sat there, a thin-sinewed, expressive neck. 🔊
  • 14. PUNCH'S expressive countenance. 🔊

How to use Expressive in Sentences?

  • 1. His desire for anything was expressed in inarticulate and not specially expressive tones. 🔊
  • 2. She looked down, and her expressive features again showed that she was troubled. 🔊
  • 3. He hinted in very expressive terms that the son of a colored woman must not be too positive. 🔊
  • 4. She was posing for him, using her grey eyes in these expressive ways, all for him. 🔊
  • 5. He listened quietly, and his sharp, expressive features showed no signs of surprise. 🔊
  • 6. Tis a mere carcass of a face; fat, flabby, and expressive chiefly of inexpression. 🔊