allusive[ə lo̵̅o̅s′iv, a-]
- The definition of allusive is a person or piece of work that makes reference to something else.
An example of something allusive would be a book that frequently refers to Emily Dickinson's writing.
- containing an allusion
- using allusion; full of allusions
Containing or characterized by indirect references: an allusive speech.
(comparative more allusive, superlative most allusive)