Delineatory De*lin"e*a*to*ry, a. That delineates; descriptive; drawing the outline; delineating. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • delineatory — index demonstrative (illustrative) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • delineatory — …   Useful english dictionary

  • drawing — /draw ing/, n. 1. the act of a person or thing that draws. 2. a graphic representation by lines of an object or idea, as with a pencil; a delineation of form without reference to color. 3. a sketch, plan, or design, esp. one made with pen, pencil …   Universalium

  • demonstrative — I (expressive of emotion) adjective communicative, effusive, emotional, emotive, excitable, expressive, fanatical, fervent, feverish, fierce, fiery, free in expression, furious, histrionic, maudlin, overflowing, overwrought, passionate, prone to… …   Law dictionary

  • graphic — I adjective clear, cogent, coherent, comprehensible, decorative, delineatory, demonstrative, descriptive, detailed, distinct, effective, energetic, explicatory, explicit, expressive, illustrative, imaginative, lively, lucid, lurid, pictorial,… …   Law dictionary

  • apish — Synonyms and related words: asinine, batty, befooled, beguiled, besotted, brainless, buffoonish, cockeyed, crazy, credulous, daffy, daft, dazed, delineatory, depictive, dizzy, doting, dumb, echoic, embodying, emulative, fatuitous, fatuous,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • circumferential — Synonyms and related words: ambient, circling, circumambient, circumflex, circumfluent, circumfluous, circumjacent, delineatory, embracing, encircling, enclosing, encompassing, enfolding, enveloping, environing, in outline, neighboring, outlined …   Moby Thesaurus

  • echoic — Synonyms and related words: answering, antiphonal, apish, battological, booming, confutative, conjugate, delineatory, depictive, derivative, duplicative, echoing, embodying, emulative, etymologic, figurative, graphic, growling, ideographic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • figurative — Synonyms and related words: adorned, algorismic, algorithmic, aliquot, allegoric, allegorical, allusive, anagogic, apish, associational, befrilled, cardinal, colored, connotational, connotative, decimal, decorated, definable, delineatory,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • graphic — Synonyms and related words: accurate, apish, autograph, autographic, calligraphic, chirographic, clear, clear cut, cogent, compelling, convincing, cursive, definite, delineative, delineatory, depictive, descriptive, detailed, diagrammatic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”