Indicative

Definition of Indicative

In`dic´a`tive
a.1.
1.Pointing out; bringing to notice; giving intimation or knowledge of something not visible or obvious.
That truth is productive of utility, and utility indicative of truth, may be thus proved.
- Bp. Warburton.
2.(Fine Arts) Suggestive; representing the whole by a part, as a fleet by a ship, a forest by a tree, etc.
Indicative mood
(Gram.) that mood or form of the verb which indicates, that is, which simply affirms or denies or inquires; as, he writes; he is not writing; has the mail arrived?
n.1.(Gram.) The indicative mood.

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