Conversative Con*ver"sa*tive (k[o^]n*v[~e]r"s[.a]*t[i^]v), a. Relating to intercourse with men; social; -- opposed to contemplative. [1913 Webster]

She chose . . . to endue him with the conversative qualities of youth. --Sir H. Wotton. [1913 Webster] ||

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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