adjective see remonstrate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Remonstrative — Re*mon stra*tive (r?*m?n str?*t?v), a. Having the character of a remonstrance; expressing remonstrance. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • remonstrative — I adjective admonitive, admonitory, argumentative, censorious, contentious, corrective, critical, dehortative, dehortatory, demurring, deprecative, deprecatory, discouraging, disputatious, dissuasive, enjoining, expostulatory, exprobrative,… …   Law dictionary

  • remonstrative — adjective Of, characterized by, or exhibiting remonstration. The man from Shropshire ventures another remonstrative “My lord!” but the Chancellor, being aware of him, has dexterously vanished …   Wiktionary

  • remonstrative — See remonstration. * * * …   Universalium

  • remonstrative — Synonyms and related words: admonitory, advisory, cautionary, consultative, consultatory, didactic, directive, exhortative, exhortatory, expostulative, expostulatory, hortative, hortatory, instructive, monitorial, monitory, moralistic, objecting …   Moby Thesaurus

  • remonstrative — rɪ mÉ‘nstrÉ™tɪv / remÉ™n adj. making statements of protest, stating objection, stating grievances …   English contemporary dictionary

  • remonstrative — re·mon·stra·tive …   English syllables

  • remonstrative — …   Useful english dictionary

  • corrective — I (progressive) adjective alternative, amendatory, analeptic, antidotal, assuasive, counteractive, curative, emendatory, healing, improving, medicinal, modifying, palliative, progressive, rectifying, reformative, reformatory, remedial,… …   Law dictionary

  • disputatious — I adjective argumentative, bickering, cantankerous, captious, competitive, contentious, contrary, controversial, debatable, dialectic, discordant, discrepant, disputable, disputative, dissenting, dissentious, divided, fractious, hostile,… …   Law dictionary

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