An example of denotative used as an adjective is in the sentence, "His tapping foot was denotative of his impatience," which means his foot tapping showed that he was impatient.
- denoting; indicative
- of denotation
- Denoting or naming; designative.
- Specific or direct: denotative and connotative meanings.
(comparative more denotative, superlative most denotative)