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synonyms for recreative

  • absorbing
  • affecting
  • captivating
  • charming
  • compelling
  • delightful
  • diverting
  • engaging
  • engrossing
  • enjoyable
  • enticing
  • exciting
  • fascinating
  • fun
  • funny
  • humorous
  • impressive
  • inspiring
  • interesting
  • lively
  • moving
  • pleasant
  • poignant
  • provocative
  • stimulating
  • thrilling
  • cheering
  • enchanting
  • enthralling
  • entrancing
  • gas
  • relaxing
  • riot
  • rousing
  • scream
  • stirring
  • striking
  • be a ball
  • cheerful
  • clever
  • droll
  • gay
  • piquant
  • pleasurable
  • priceless
  • restorative
  • side-splitting
  • witty
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antonyms for recreative

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  • bad
  • boring
  • depressing
  • disagreeable
  • dramatic
  • dull
  • repellent
  • repulsive
  • sad
  • serious
  • tragic
  • unamusing
  • unenjoyable
  • unexciting
  • unhappy
  • uninteresting
  • unpleasant
  • unstimulating
  • laborious
  • tiring
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How to use recreative in a sentence

She does not isolate herself, for she sees the plan and value of the recreative side of school-days.
A GIRL'S STUDENT DAYS AND AFTERJEANNETTE MARKS
If a girl has work to do, everything should be so arranged as not to deprive the vacation of its recreative side.
A GIRL'S STUDENT DAYS AND AFTERJEANNETTE MARKS
Full of bright and engaging discourse, these charming and recreative essays are the best of good reading.
A BOOK OF BURLESQUEWILLAM DAVENPORT ADAMS
This recreative impulse of the poet's is not wilful, as Thompson calls it: it is moral.
WINDS OF DOCTRINEGEORGE SANTAYANA
The mysterious facts which lie at the root of the recreative process must be briefly noticed.
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Supposing he had crushed the rebel power in the south Cornwallis was astounded at the result of this hasty recreative expedition.
SAGES AND HEROES OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTIONL. CARROLL JUDSON
It may call for freedom from the school and home occupations sufficient to give the recreative impulse due scope.
SOCIETYHENRY KALLOCH ROWE
However, quality assumed, the general question as to the reading of recreative literature remains.
THE LIBRARY AND SOCIETYVARIOUS
The proportion of recreative reading in a public library is necessarily large.
THE LIBRARY AND SOCIETYVARIOUS
But I see, now, they were only recreative little sylphs, amusing themselves with whipping and spurring me on to my own good!'
THE WANDERER (VOLUME 3 OF 5)FANNY BURNEY
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