The state or quality of being demonstrative.

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  • Demonstrativeness — De*mon stra*tive*ness, n. The state or quality of being demonstrative. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • demonstrativeness — demonstrative ► ADJECTIVE 1) tending to show one s feelings openly. 2) serving to demonstrate something. 3) Grammar (of a determiner or pronoun) indicating the person or thing referred to (e.g. this, that, those). ► NOUN Grammar ▪ a demonstrative …   English terms dictionary

  • demonstrativeness — noun see demonstrative I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • demonstrativeness — See demonstratively. * * * …   Universalium

  • demonstrativeness — dem·on·stra·tive·ness || dɪ mÉ’nstrÉ™tɪvnɪs n. quality of being demonstrative …   English contemporary dictionary

  • demonstrativeness — de·mon·stra·tive·ness …   English syllables

  • demonstrativeness — noun tending to express your feelings freely • Derivationally related forms: ↑demonstrative • Hypernyms: ↑emotionality, ↑emotionalism …   Useful english dictionary

  • demonstrative — I. adjective Date: 14th century 1. a. demonstrating as real or true b. characterized or established by demonstration 2. pointing out the one referred to and distinguishing it from others of the same class < demonstrative pronouns > 3. a. marked… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Love styles — are MOs of how people love, originally developed by John Lee (1973,[1] 1988[2]). He identified six basic love styles also known as colours of love that people use in their interpersonal relationships: Eros – a passionate physical and emotional… …   Wikipedia

  • demonstrative — demonstratively, adv. demonstrativeness, n. /deuh mon streuh tiv/, adj. 1. characterized by or given to open exhibition or expression of one s emotions, attitudes, etc., esp. of love or affection: She wished her fiancé were more demonstrative. 2 …   Universalium

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