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indicative

in·di·ca·tive

indicative

 
pronunciation:
ihn dI k tihv
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: suggesting; indicating (usu. fol. by of).
His remark was indicative of a desire to help.
definition 2: in grammar, designating the mood of a verb used for ordinary statements and questions. (Cf. imperative, subjunctive.)
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