What does the word demonstrative mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Demonstratively.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Demonstrativeness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Convincing; conclusive.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Inclined to emotional manifestation.

Usage examples for demonstrative

  1. She was certainly less demonstrative, however, than a European would have been. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. They embraced Carmel with the warm- hearted demonstrative enthusiasm characteristic of the country, and welcomed the rest of the party with charming friendliness. – The Princess of the School by Angela Brazil
  3. This demonstrative mode of greeting was a trick of his, I found, to try, as he said, what people were made of. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston