- inclined to communicate or impart; talkative: He isn’t feeling very communicative today.
- of or relating to communication.
- inclined or able to communicate readily; talkative
- of or relating to communication
adj.late 14c., “that communicates,” from French communicatif, from Latin communicat-, past participle stem of communicare “impart, inform” (see communication). Meaning “talkative” is recorded from 1650s.