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Grown-up giraffes just aren’t huggy, cuddling, demonstrative animals.
Walking with arms encircling waists, or such demonstrative tokens of love, are marks of low breeding.
But perhaps you are a chemist, and proud, as most chemists are, of the accuracy attainable in that most demonstrative science.
A cold reserve on Frederick's part had succeeded the demonstrative affection that had formerly existed between mother and son.
Asused here in its demonstrative meaning, to introduce a parenthetical clause.
THE FATAL DOWRYPHILIP MASSINGER
She was preternaturally animated and demonstrative at the station—your sex's little guileful way ever since the world began.
JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
I observed, as my uncle spoke, that his voice was unnaturally moved and his manner unwontedly demonstrative.
He had no sooner turned his back than the general relief broke out irrepressibly; Ormsby being especially demonstrative.
The demonstrative adverb thus implies a relative adverb: comp.
MILTON'S COMUSJOHN MILTON
Kea pointed out to us with demonstrative finger the various floors or ledges on the inner wall.

WORDS RELATED TO DEMONSTRATIVE

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oligopolynoun | [ol-i-gop-uh-lee ]SEE DEFINITION