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Meaning of "illuminative" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ILLUMINATIVE

illuminative  [ɪˈluːmɪnətɪv] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ILLUMINATIVE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Illuminative is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES ILLUMINATIVE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of illuminative in the English dictionary

The definition of illuminative in the dictionary is providing clarification, instruction or enlightenment; illuminating.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ILLUMINATIVE


agglutinative
əˈɡluːtɪnətɪv
carminative
ˈkɑːmɪnətɪv
contaminative
kənˈtæmɪnətɪv
coordinative
kəʊˈɔːdɪnətɪv
decontaminative
ˌdiːkənˈtæmɪnətɪv
denominative
dɪˈnɒmɪnətɪv
determinative
dɪˈtɜːmɪnətɪv
discriminative
dɪˈskrɪmɪnətɪv
disseminative
dɪˈsemɪnətɪv
dominative
ˈdɒmɪnətɪv
eliminative
ɪˈlɪmɪnətɪv
exterminative
ɪkˈstɜːmɪnətɪv
germinative
ˈdʒɜːmɪnətɪv
imaginative
ɪˈmædʒɪnətɪv
nominative
ˈnɒmɪnətɪv
predeterminative
ˌpriːdɪˈtɜːmɪnətɪv
recriminative
rɪˈkrɪmɪnətɪv
ruminative
ˈruːmɪnətɪv
terminative
ˈtɜːmɪnətɪv
unimaginative
ˌʌnɪˈmædʒɪnətɪv

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ILLUMINATIVE

illume
illuminable
illuminance
illuminant
illuminate
illuminated
illuminati
illuminating
illuminatingly
illumination
illuminational
illuminations
illuminato
illuminator
illumine
illuminism
illuminist
illus.
illusion
illusional

WORDS THAT END LIKE ILLUMINATIVE

active
administrative
alternative
collaborative
comparative
conservative
cooperative
creative
decorative
derivative
in the negative
informative
initiative
innovative
legislative
narrative
native
negative
quantitative
relative
representative

Synonyms and antonyms of illuminative in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «illuminative» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ILLUMINATIVE

Find out the translation of illuminative to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of illuminative from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «illuminative» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

照明
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

iluminativa
570 millions of speakers

English

illuminative
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

रोशन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المضيئة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

иллюминационные
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

illuminative
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আলোকিতকারী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

illuminative
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Menerangi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

aufschluss
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

啓もう的な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

밝게하는
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Murup
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

biện giải
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

illuminative
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

भ्रामक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

aydınlatıcı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

illuminativa
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

oświetlania
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ілюмінаційні
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

iluminatul
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

φωτιστικών
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

beligtende
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

illuminative
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

illuminative
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of illuminative

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ILLUMINATIVE»

The term «illuminative» is normally little used and occupies the 116.666 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ILLUMINATIVE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about illuminative

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ILLUMINATIVE»

Discover the use of illuminative in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to illuminative and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Action Research for Language Teachers
Illuminative/heuristic. and. conclusive. approaches. Another aspect of the qualitative/quantitative distinction that we discussed earlier relates to this issue: do we want to conclusively prove that something is the case, or do we simply want ...
Michael J. Wallace, 1998
2
Islamic Philosophy and Occidental Phenomenology on the ...
Historically speaking, such a sophisticated conception of man has been generated in the pre-Islamic Magi wisdom and developed through Zarathustra's hymns which provided Persian thought with an illuminative spirit. It is first in his hymns ...
Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka, 2006
3
Qualitative Research in Health Care
In my reading of the case study literature, the work of Parlett and Hamilton (1987) on illuminative evaluation surfaced a number of times. Stake (1995) makes explicit reference to Parlett and Hamilton, particularly their notion of a ' progressive ...
Christopher Bassett, 2006
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The Book of Iran: A History of Persian Literature : Schools, ...
Illuminative. Philosophy. In our discussion of the Peripatetic School, we have mentioned that some of the masters of this school had to some extent intuitive and esoteric proclivities. Among them, Al-FarabT had a mystical life. And Avicenna ...
Aḥmad Tamīmʹdārī, 2002
5
Clinical Supervision in Mental Health Nursing
A small proportion of the studies conducted in nursing using illuminative evaluation have included aspects of the case-study approach. Smith et al. (1995, p. 248) investigated four centres (case sites) and conclude that 'the combination of ...
Graham Sloan, 2006
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New Ideas for Effective School Improvement: Vision, Social ...
Parlett and Hamilton submit that illuminative evaluation is primarily concerned with description and interpretation rather ... The aims of illuminative evaluation are to study the innovative programme: how it operates; how it is influenced by the ...
William Ramsay, E. Eugene Clark, 1990
7
Exploring Educational Research Literacy
The third general type of qualitative article is the illuminative article. The primary goal of an illuminative article is insight. Illuminative research often occurs when we are looking at an elusive phenomenon. It is as if we cannot get our arms ...
Gary Shank, Launcelot Brown, 2007
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The Principles of Epistemology in Islamic Philosophy: ...
THE RELATION BETWEEN KNOWLEDGE BY PRESENCE AND KNOWLEDGE BY CORRESPONDENCE In Islamic illuminative philosophy there exists a notable concern for providing an appropriate technique that can help satisfy the need ...
Mahdī Ḥāʼirī Yazdī, Mehdi Ha'iri Yazdi, 1992
9
Measurement and Evaluation for Health Educators
Illuminative evaluation takes into consideration wider contexts than quantitative evaluation and is primarily interested in description and interpretation as opposed to measurement and prediction. In illuminative evaluation, the evaluator is ...
Manoj Sharma, Rick Lingyak Petosa, 2012
10
Evaluation Methods in Biomedical Informatics
As defined in Chapter 2, the responsive/illuminative approach seeks to represent the viewpoints of those who are users of the resource or otherwise significant participants in the environment where the resource operates. The goal is ...
Charles P. Friedman, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ILLUMINATIVE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term illuminative is used in the context of the following news items.
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Forget the snub in Ethiopia—the slave trade files that tell Africa 'sorry …
Only most closely looked at in the last five years through the illuminative Legacies of British Slave-ownership project, their scale is again ... «Mail & Guardian Africa, Jul 15»
2
Bentley's Bandstand: July 2015
Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers, Loved Wild Lost. San Francisco certainly has a long pedigree for illuminative rock & roll bands, maybe starting ... «The Morton Report, Jul 15»
3
Her Story Review: A Beautifully Constructed House of Lies
But the comparisons to Gone Girl – and crime fiction more generally – are ultimately more illuminative. Though it ostensibly features real human ... «DorkShelf.com, Jul 15»
4
The Graceful Dead: Almost 50 years of Jerry Garcia worship comes …
... months earlier in San Francisco's beatnik bar the Saloon, which made the afternoon Grateful Dead set magical and absolutely illuminative. «Austin Chronicle, Jun 15»
5
'The Tribe' an unusual, powerful look at criminality
... by language barriers, Slaboshpytskiy uses it to free up his visual storytelling and direction of actors, which is nearly always illuminative. «Los Angeles Times, Jun 15»
6
Nesting? 6 simple ways to personalise and update your home
Take the edge off with illuminative fixtures; this is especially important in winter. Maybe even consider installing a wood-burning stove, so you ... «Easier, Jun 15»
7
Custody moves to centre stage
"So one of the data points that I think is quite illuminative for this is to look back to 2004 and grab the APRA (Australian Prudential Regulation ... «Super Review, Jun 15»
8
Diib Brings Prescriptive Analytics to 30 Million Small Businesses …
Using Diib's illuminative data solutions allow users to track and measure intelligent KPIs based on forecasted data. Share on Twitter Share on ... «PR Web, Jun 15»
9
Disappearing man
Some days the simple structure of the spin can be more illuminative and entertaining than any of the actual substance of politics. And so it ... «The Australian, Jun 15»
10
The Dysfunctional Stages of the Interior Life
With God's grace, sins and sinful inclinations are identified and renounced. The next age is the Illuminative Way. With God's grace we begin to ... «Catholic Culture, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Illuminative [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/illuminative>. Apr 2020 ».
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