Emotive meaning

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The definition of emotive is someone or something with the ability to express emotions.

A painting that perfectly expresses an artists feelings and that inspires emotion in its viewers is an example of something that would be described as emotive.

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Of, or relating to emotion.
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Characterized by, expressing, or exciting emotion.

An emotive trial lawyer; the emotive issue of gun control.

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Appealing to one's emotions.
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Characterized by, expressing, or producing emotion.
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Of or relating to emotion.

The emotive aspect of symbols.

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Relating to the emotions.
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