- that suggests or tends to suggest thoughts or ideas
- tending to suggest something considered improper or indecent; risqué
- An example of suggestive is a very flirtatious comment; a suggestive comment.
- An example of suggestive is someone saying they might be interested in going out dancing; a suggestive idea.
The definition of suggestive is something hinted at or recommended.
- a. Tending to suggest; evocative: artifacts suggestive of an ancient society.b. Stimulating further thought: “Suggestive here is the Southern, often Western and rural locus of these tales” ( Mark Muro )c. Conveying a hint or suggestion: conveyed the message with a few suggestive words.
- Calling to mind sexual desire or sex acts: a controversial song with highly suggestive lyrics.
- Attractive and suggestive view requires confirmation and independent support.
- 1 They speak the languages of the localities in which they are settled (Arabic or Persian), but the language of their sacred books is an Aramaic dialect, which has its closest affinities with that of the Babylonian Talmud, written in a peculiar character suggestive of the old Palmyrene.
- The Antillean Subregion is in many respects one of the most suggestive and interesting.
- The most suggestive study of the pre-monarchical narratives is that of E.
- The arches of the Romanesque portal are beautifully ornamented, in a manner suggestive of Arab influence; the bronze doors, executed by Barisanus of Trani in 1175, rank among the best of their period in southern Italy.