illustrative[ ih-luhs-truh-tiv, il-uh-strey-tiv ]SEE DEFINITION OF illustrative
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ILLUSTRATIVE
We shall instance a single case, as illustrative of the process.
The first of these illustrative portrayals is the Parable of the Ten Virgins.
Such are illustrative instances from Germany, Italy, and Holland.
A tale for the young, illustrative of the preciousness of Scripture promises.
A couple of tales shall suffice as illustrative of this superstition.
We spoke of Homer's similes as illustrative of the Ionic feelings about war.
We speak of the clergyman simply as illustrative of our idea in this matter.
We instance one of these occasions as illustrative of many others.
In this volume, the stories are not illustrative of childish experiences.
The result is illustrative of the relation between what we do and how we evaluate what we do.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ILLUSTRATIVE
- in character
- in keeping
- old hat
- batting a thousand
- not bad
- not too shabby