- The definition of informative is something that contains useful, helpful or relevant information or details.
A lecture in which you learn a lot is an example of an informative lecture.
A businessman gives an informative lecture.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Origin: ML informativus from Classical Latin informatus, past participle of informare: see inform
- informatively adverb
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- in·forˈma·tive·ly adverb
- in·forˈma·tive·ness noun