Definition Of emotive


arousing or able to arouse intense feeling.

animal experimentation is an emotive subject

Example Of emotive

  • All I am saying to you is that all the rather emotive matters you are talking about can be dealt with in these other grounds.

  • At the end of the day, it is entirely up to you whether you buy or rent your home, and this is often an emotive rather than rational decision.

  • Certain subjects are taboo, or too emotive to be examined with objectivity.

  • Film is an emotive medium, uniquely able to manipulate through lighting and music as well as words.

  • However, the minister called for a less emotive and better informed debate on incineration and waste management.

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