What is the meaning of "indicative"?

1 Answer
Aug 7, 2016

It means to indicate or be reflective of.


Examples are as follows:

The rise of Donald Trump is indicative of the uncertain nature of American politics.

The Rolling Stones' early music is indicative of their love of American rhythm and blues.

Dickens description of workhouses in Oliver Twist and A Christmas Carol is indicative of his rejection of the Victorian attitude to poverty.