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Synonyms for operative

adj active, functioning; influential
  • operational
  • usable
  • current
  • dynamic
  • employable
  • indicative
  • key
  • open
  • running
  • standing
  • working
  • accessible
  • alive
  • crucial
  • effective
  • efficient
  • functional
  • important
  • in force
  • in operation
  • live
  • practicable
  • relevant
  • serviceable
  • significant
  • workable

Antonyms for operative

  • passive
  • inactive
  • ineffective
  • ineffectual
  • inoperative
  • unfunctional
  • unworking
  • useless
  • worthless
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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accessible

adjective. approachable; ready for use
  • attainable
  • available
  • door's always open
  • employable
  • exposed
  • getatable
  • handy
  • near
  • obtainable
  • open
  • operative
  • possible
  • practicable
  • public
  • reachable
  • susceptible
  • unrestricted
  • usable

active

adjective. having movement

agent

noun. person representing an organization or person in business

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noun. person representing an organization or person in business

alive

adjective. being animately existent
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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