[kuh-myoo-ni-key-tiv, -kuh-tiv] /kəˈmyu nɪˌkeɪ tɪv, -kə tɪv/
inclined to or impart; talkative:
He isn’t feeling very communicative today.
of or relating to .
inclined or able to communicate readily; talkative
of or relating to communication
late 14c., “that communicates,” from French communicatif, from Latin communicat-, past participle stem of communicare “impart, inform” (see communication). Meaning “talkative” is recorded from 1650s.
[non-kom-yuh-nist] /nɒnˈkɒm yə nɪst/ adjective 1. not following, belonging to, or associated with the Communist Party or Communism. noun 2. a person who does not belong to or follow the Communist Party or Communism. /ˌnɒnˈkɒmjʊnɪst/ adjective 1. relating to a government or state that does not practise communism noun 2. a person who does not […]
[non-kom-yuh-nist] /nɒnˈkɒm yə nɪst/ adjective 1. not following, belonging to, or associated with the Communist Party or Communism. noun 2. a person who does not belong to or follow the Communist Party or Communism.
[kuh-myoo-tuh-tiv, kom-yuh-tey-tiv] /kəˈmyu tə tɪv, ˈkɒm yəˌteɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. of or relating to commutation, exchange, substitution, or interchange. 2. Mathematics. /kəˈmjuːtətɪv; ˈkɒmjʊˌteɪtɪv/ adjective 1. relating to or involving substitution 2. (maths, logic) adj. 1530s, from Medieval Latin commutativus, from Latin commutat-, past participle stem of commutare (see commute (v.)). commutative (kə-my’tə-tĭv, kŏm’yə-tā’tĭv) Of or […]
[kuh m-pat-uh-buh l] /kəmˈpæt ə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of existing or living together in harmony: the most compatible married couple I know. 2. able to exist together with something else: Prejudice is not compatible with true religion. 3. consistent; congruous (often followed by with): His claims are not compatible with the facts. 4. Computers. […]