expostulative

expostulative
See expostulation.

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  • expostulative — expostˈūlātive (or / ə tiv/) or expostˈūlātory (or / ə tər i/) adjective Containing expostulation • • • Main Entry: ↑expostulate …   Useful english dictionary

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  • expostulatory — /ik spos cheuh leuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. expostulating; conveying expostulation. Also, expostulative /ik spos cheuh lay tiv/. [1580 90; EXPOSTULATE + ORY1] * * * …   Universalium

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