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Definition 1: a pronoun that points out an intended referent - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for demonstrative in the sense of this definition

(demonstrative is a kind of ...) a function word that is used in place of a noun or noun phrase

Definition 2: given to or marked by the open expression of emotion - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where demonstrative or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an affectionate and demonstrative family

(demonstrative is similar to ...) extravagantly demonstrative

"insincere and effusive demonstrations of sentimental friendship" "a large gushing female" "write unrestrained and gushy poetry"

(demonstrative is similar to ...) designed primarily for rhetorical display

"epideictic orations"

(means also ...) not cautious or reticent

"unreserved behavior"

Definition 3: serving to demonstrate - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for demonstrative in the sense of this definition

(demonstrative is similar to ...) serving to instruct or enlighten or inform

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