indicative of something

Meaning(s)

1. showing or pointing to the fact that something is a certain way

Popularity

Medium

Professional

Medium

Social

Check Icon How to Memorize

the result/outcome was indicative of sth

Check Icon Analysis

Something which is indicative of something is a sign or indication. Something which is indicative of something else shows, signals or expresses a particular state or behaviour or shows a relationship between one thing and another.

Check Icon Social Examples (Advance)

  1. The exam results were indicative of how much emphasis students were putting on science subjects.
  2. A high temperature, sneezing, headache and body aches are indicative of the flu.

Check Icon Professional Examples (Basic)

  1. The outcome of the vote for CEO was indicative of how the board had shifted their thinking over time.
  2. A slump in tax returns is not necessarily indicative of a weakening economy.

Check Icon Further Suggestions

marked

Related Links