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Being an actor all of my life is kind of a collaborative, social form of interpretive art. Sitting down with a blank page every day by yourself is a different feeling.
Michael Beck

Meaning of "interpretive" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF INTERPRETIVE

interpretive  [ɪnˈtɜːprɪtɪv] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF INTERPRETIVE

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

WHAT DOES INTERPRETIVE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Interpretive discussion

An interpretive discussion is a discussion in which participants explore and/or resolve interpretations often pertaining to texts of any medium containing significant ambiguity in meaning.

Definition of interpretive in the English dictionary

The definition of interpretive in the dictionary is serving to interpret; explanatory or expository.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH INTERPRETIVE


additive
ˈædɪtɪv
aperitive
əˈpɛrɪtɪv
capacitive
kəˈpæsɪtɪv
cognitive
ˈkɒɡnɪtɪv
competitive
kəmˈpɛtɪtɪv
creative
kriːˈeɪtɪv
definitive
dɪˈfɪnɪtɪv
fugitive
ˈfjuːdʒɪtɪv
innovative
ˈɪnəˌveɪtɪv
integrative
ˈɪntɪˌɡreɪtɪv
intuitive
ɪnˈtjuːɪtɪv
native
ˈneɪtɪv
nonnutritive
ˌnɒnˈnjuːtrɪtɪv
nutritive
ˈnjuːtrɪtɪv
positive
ˈpɒzɪtɪv
preteritive
prɪˈtɛrɪtɪv
primitive
ˈprɪmɪtɪv
repetitive
rɪˈpɛtɪtɪv
secretive
ˈsiːkrɪtɪv
sensitive
ˈsɛnsɪtɪv

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE INTERPRETIVE

interposition
interpret
interpretability
interpretable
interpretate
interpretation
interpretational
interpretative
interpretatively
interpreter
interpretess
interpretive centre
interpretive semantics
interpretively
interprovincial
interproximal
interpsychic
interpunction
interpunctuate
interpupillary

WORDS THAT END LIKE INTERPRETIVE

accretive
active
alternative
automotive
completive
concretive
cooperative
decretive
deletive
depletive
discretive
disquietive
effective
excretive
executive
expletive
forgetive
quietive
suppletive
vegetive

Synonyms and antonyms of interpretive in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «interpretive» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF INTERPRETIVE

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

Translator English - Chinese

解说
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

interpretativo
570 millions of speakers

English

interpretive
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

व्याख्यात्मक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تفسيري
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

интерпретативная
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

interpretativo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ব্যাখ্যামূলক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

d´interprétation
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Penafsiran
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Interpretations
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

解釈的な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

해석
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Interpretasi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nghệ thuật trình diễn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உட்பொருள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

व्याख्यात्मक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yorumsal
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

interpretativa
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

interpretacyjne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

інтерпретатівная
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

interpretativ
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ερμηνευτική
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

interpretatiewe
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

tolkande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fortolkende
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «INTERPRETIVE»

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

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8 QUOTES WITH «INTERPRETIVE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word interpretive.
1
Michael Beck
Being an actor all of my life is kind of a collaborative, social form of interpretive art. Sitting down with a blank page every day by yourself is a different feeling.
2
Mike Judge
Who is Mike Judge? Let me think. The only way I could possibly answer that question would be in a nonverbal fashion. I think I could do an interpretive dance that would answer that question for you.
3
James Levine
When they are performing in front of the public, they ought to have a sensation that's relatively easy, if the technical and the interpretive work was done before.
4
Paul de Man
The ambivalence of writing is such that it can be considered both an act and an interpretive process that follows after an act with which it cannot coincide. As such, it both affirms and denies its own nature.
5
Eugene H. Peterson
Pastors need to know what's going on in the world and what has been going on for 4,000 years. We need a way to read Scripture which is imaginative, interpretive.
6
Katey Sagal
And I like to interpret music. So I think it's all interpretive.
7
Gus Van Sant
There's a lot of films that have relatively rigid road maps because they have a script and others that are less rigid because they have less of a script, like 'Elephant.' The road map becomes more interpretive, maybe, than one with a detailed script. Editing-wise, they all have their problems.
8
Jimmy Webb
When I started out, I was absolutely awful, I had no voice, I didn't have a lot of stage presence and most of the interpretive intensity that I brought to the experience was actually terror.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «INTERPRETIVE»

Discover the use of interpretive in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to interpretive and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Local Knowledge: Further Essays in Interpretive Anthropology
" A companion volume to The Interpretation of Cultures, this book continues Geertz's exploration of the meaning of culture and the importance of shared cultural symbolism. With a new introduction by the author.
Clifford Geertz, 2008
2
Exhibit Labels: An Interpretive Approach
An examination of the impact of technological advances on the label-making process is also included. Exhibit Labels is a vital reference tool for all museum professionals.
Beverly Serrell, 1996
3
Interpretive Reasoning
Although this is a book in philosophy, scholars and students in the humanities, the social sciences, and disciplines concerned with interpretive reasoning can read it profitably.
Laurent Stern, 2005
4
Is There a Text in this Class?: The Authority of ...
Essays reexamine the fundamental assumptions of literary criticism, and the debate about interpretation, and offer a fresh approach to thinking about literature
Stanley Eugene Fish, 1980
5
Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements
Pamphlet is a succinct statement of the ethical obligations and duties of individuals who enter the nursing profession, the profession's nonnegotiable ethical standard, and an expression of nursing's own understanding of its commitment to ...
‎2001
6
Interpretive biography
Bringing in elements of postmodernism and interpretive social science, he reexamines the biographical and autobiographical genres. In addition, the book outlines a new way in which biographies should be conceptualized and shaped.
Norman K. Denzin, 1989
7
Reading Vergil's Aeneid: An Interpretive Guide
What is the poem's fundamental meaning? Does it endorse or undermine values of empire and patriarchy? Is its world view comic or tragic? Many studies of the poem have focused primarily on selected books. The approach here is comprehensive.
Christine G. Perkell, 1999
8
Economy and Society: An Outline of Interpretive Sociology
Max Weber's Economy and Society is the greatest sociological treatise written in this century.
Max Weber, Guenther Roth, Claus Wittich, 1978
9
The Pacific Northwest: An Interpretive History
This edition contains significant additional material on early mining in the Pacific Northwest, sea routes to Oregon in the early discovery and contact period, the environment of the region, the impact of the Klondike gold rush, and ...
Carlos A. Schwantes, 1996
10
Conducting interpretive policy analysis
This book in the QRM series is designed for a wide variety of research methods courses taught in various departments.
Dvora Yanow, 2000

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «INTERPRETIVE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term interpretive is used in the context of the following news items.
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How the Interpretive Center works | Woodstock Times
When you walk into the newly opened Maurice D. Hinchey Catskill Interpretive Center (CIC) in Mount Tremper, the first thing you see is a 3-D ... «Woodstock Times, Jul 15»
2
DOL's interpretive guidance warns that most workers are NOT …
On June 15, 2015, the United States Department of Labor (DOL) issued interpretive guidance to assist employers in correctly classifying ... «HR.BLR.com, Jul 15»
3
The FT gets interpretive with Carney headline - Forexlive
"The Bank of England is around half a millennium younger than Magna Carta. To put the limited and gradual expectation in historical context, ... «ForexLive, Jul 15»
4
Interpretive kiosks and highway enhancement projects almost done
Resort Municipality Initiative (RMI) funding of $126,500 has gone toward the design, construction, installation and curation of four interpretive ... «Golden Star, Jul 15»
5
Watch Teen Daze's isolated interpretive dance inspired video for …
A broad brush through Jamison's discography (better known as Teen Daze) confounds with upticking swirls of effortless ambiance - the ... «The 405, Jul 15»
6
Siouxlanders Learn About Drones at Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center
Siouxlanders Learn About Drones at Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center. ABC9 News. 07/12/2015 05:33 PM. 07/12/2015 05:53 PM ... «Siouxland Matters, Jul 15»
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SEC interpretive release on the terms “spouse” and “marriage”
In another federal action that employers need take note of, last week the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) issued its “Commission ... «Lexology, Jul 15»
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INTERPRETIVE MARKER
The mayor and city council of Shady Dale will have a dedication ceremony today, July 9, at 6 p.m., for the Georgia Civil War Heritage Trails interpretive marker ... «Monticello News, Jul 15»
9
Learn about drones at Interpretive Center program
SIOUX CITY | The Sioux City Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center will present “An Introduction to Quadcopters: aka Drones,” with Siouxland ... «Sioux City Journal, Jul 15»
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Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center, Fort Mandan establish fees
The North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department has established fees for the Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center and Fort Mandan. «Bismarck Tribune, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Interpretive [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/interpretive>. Sep 2020 ».
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