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  • adj.related
  • nounparallel

synonyms for correlative

  • complementary
  • correspondent
  • parallel
  • reciprocal
  • correlated
  • corresponding
  • matching
See also synonyms for: correlatively

antonyms for correlative

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  • independent
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    If you want to see a great example of the objective correlative hard at work, just check out “Mass in Time of War,” the second episode of Succession’s third season, which features a box of doughnuts, soaked in dread.
    SUCCESSION TURNS A BOX OF DOUGHNUTS INTO A STEALTHY STATEMENT ABOUT ABUSEEMILY VANDERWERFFOCTOBER 25, 2021VOX
    I think the idea of the objective correlative relies a little too heavily on every single audience member reading every single symbol in the same way, when we all bring our own emotions and thoughts to whatever piece of art we’re taking in.
    SUCCESSION TURNS A BOX OF DOUGHNUTS INTO A STEALTHY STATEMENT ABOUT ABUSEEMILY VANDERWERFFOCTOBER 25, 2021VOX
    By contrast, Eliot wrote, Lady Macbeth is a good example of using the objective correlative — that “damn spot” she can’t get out instantly gives us a sense of her deep, unresolvable guilt.
    SUCCESSION TURNS A BOX OF DOUGHNUTS INTO A STEALTHY STATEMENT ABOUT ABUSEEMILY VANDERWERFFOCTOBER 25, 2021VOX
    Broadly speaking, the objective correlative is when an artist uses a symbol or image or object — or a string of them all together — to create a strong sense of feeling and emotion.
    SUCCESSION TURNS A BOX OF DOUGHNUTS INTO A STEALTHY STATEMENT ABOUT ABUSEEMILY VANDERWERFFOCTOBER 25, 2021VOX
    That correlative trend between Siakam’s driving success and Toronto’s overall success has continued.
    THE TORONTO RAPTORS CAN’T SEEM TO FINISH THEIR DRIVESLOUIS ZATZMANJANUARY 27, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
    The fear of losing her increased his passion for her, and made him hate his rival with correlative fervor.
    OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
    We might answer that the actualization of him who acts is simply present in such a thing (without correlative reaction).
    PLOTINOS: COMPLETE WORKS, V. 3PLOTINOS (PLOTINUS)
    It is correlative with black, which is the opposite extreme of neutrality.
    FIELD'S CHROMATOGRAPHYGEORGE FIELD
    Where she might have rejoiced in the correlative claims bestowed upon her, she nourished only complaint.
    THERE AND BACKGEORGE MACDONALD
    Potentiality and actuality are correlative terms corresponding to matter and form.
    A HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHYISAAC HUSIK
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO CORRELATIVE

    • analog
    • cognate
    • correlate
    • correlative
    • correspondent
    • counterpart
    • equivalent
    • match
    • similarity
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