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indicative División en sílabas: in·dic·a·tive
Pronunciación: /inˈdikədiv/

Definición de indicative en inglés:


1Serving as a sign or indication of something: having recurrent dreams is not necessarily indicative of any psychological problem
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Thinking about it, it is perhaps time for a general shake-up of road names and signs in this area to make them more indicative of their use.
  • The fact that we have kept so many clients for so many years is more indicative of the service we have provided.
  • Watching Paul glance over several times at Dan's guitar with a half smile was very indicative of how much Dan can blow everyone away while performing.
symptomatic, expressive, suggestive, representative, emblematic, symbolic;
typical, characteristic
2 Grammar Denoting a mood of verbs expressing simple statement of a fact. Compare with subjunctive.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • If a regular pronoun and indicative mood are used, it shows that the speaker asserts that the report is true.
  • He wants to move the claim from the conditional to the indicative mood, as the grammarians would say.
  • The third-person singular indicative ending in Shakespeare's verbs could be either s, as now, or the older th.


Grammar Volver al principio  
1A verb in the indicative mood.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Thus, if a language has long-distance reflexivization with indicatives, then it will necessarily have it with (if relevant) subjunctives, infinitives, small clauses, and NPs.
  • And the form is, of course, the first-person singular present active indicative.
  • Is ‘preserve’ in a poem being discussed an indicative or subjunctive?
1.1 (the indicative) The indicative mood.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • This is not simply to avoid criticisms of judgment speech by translating it from the indicative to the optative.
  • Moreover, the shift in grammatical mood from subjunctive to indicative underscores how plausible this vision is.
  • Success is articulated not in the indicative but in the subjunctive: potential threats removed; future wars that don't have to be fought.


Oraciones de ejemplo
  • ‘Let me,’ he said indicatively, dipping the strawberry into the fall of chocolate.
  • The abstract was better, written indicatively and discipline-oriented.
  • The following diagram indicatively illustrates the consensus view reflected in the ten workshop plans.
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