informative

adj.
VERBS
be, prove
find sth
ADVERB
extremely, fairly, very, etc.
highly, wonderfully (esp. AmE)

The survey proved highly informative.

especially, particularly
potentially
PREPOSITION
about

The book is extremely informative about life in Roman times.

Informative is used with these nouns: ↑article, ↑guide, ↑introduction, ↑note, ↑site, ↑talk

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • Informative — In*form a*tive, a. Having power to inform, animate, or vivify. Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • informative — I adjective advisory, communicative, communicatory, didactic, disclosing, edifying, educational, educative, enlightening, enriching, explanatory, explicative, explicatory, explicit, expositive, expository, expressive, homiletic, homiletical,… …   Law dictionary

  • informative — instructive, late 14c., formative, shaping, plastic, from M.L. informativus, from L. informatus, pp. of informare (see INFORM (Cf. inform)). Related: Informatively …   Etymology dictionary

  • informative — [adj] educational advisory, chatty, communicative, descriptive, edifying, educative, elucidative, enlightening, explanatory, forthcoming, gossipy, illuminating, informational, instructional, instructive, newsy, revealing, revelatory, significant; …   New thesaurus

  • informative — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ providing useful information. DERIVATIVES informatively adverb informativeness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • informative — [in fôr′mə tiv] adj. [ML informativus < L informatus, pp. of informare: see INFORM1] giving information; educational; instructive: also informatory informatively adv …   English World dictionary

  • informative — adj. informative to + inf. (it was informative to read the latest statistics) * * * [ɪn fɔːmətɪv] informative to + inf. (it was informative to read the latest statistics) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • informative — [[t]ɪnfɔ͟ː(r)mətɪv[/t]] ADJ GRADED Something that is informative gives you useful information. The adverts are not very informative... Holidays That Don t Cost the Earth is a lively, informative read …   English dictionary

  • informative — ● informatif, informative adjectif Qui informe, vise à informer : Publicité informative …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • informative — informatively, adv. informativeness, n. /in fawr meuh tiv/, adj. giving information; instructive: an informative book. Also, informatory /in fawr meuh tawr ee, tohr ee/. [1375 1425; late ME: formative < ML informativus, equiv. to L informat(us)… …   Universalium

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