1. [ adjective ] relating to the use of or having the nature of a declaration
Synonyms: asserting declaratory
Related terms: interrogative interrogative
2. [ adjective ] (grammar) relating to the mood of verbs that is used simple declarative statements
Synonyms: indicative

"indicative mood"

Related terms: grammar indicative_mood indicative_mood
3. [ noun ] (grammar) a mood (grammatically unmarked) that represents the act or state as an objective fact
Synonyms: indicative declarative_mood common_mood fact_mood indicative_mood
Related terms: mood
Similar spelling:   declaration