- The definition of declarative is a simple or definitive statement.
If you come right out and say "I'm not going, end of discussion," this is an example of a declarative statement.
- Declarative is defined as a definitive statement, simple word or phrase.
"I'm not going." is an example of a declarative.
Origin: Late Latin declarativus: see declare
- declaratively adverb
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- Serving to declare or state.
- Of, relating to, or being an element or construction used to make a statement: a declarative sentence.
- de·clarˈa·tive·ly adverb