Definition of 'operative word'
Example sentences containing 'operative word'
Harry Danforth was one of the old-style cops who believed that the operative word in the phrase police force was the last word.MURDER SONG A SONG AT TWILIGHT
`I shouldn't be saying this, but...' But being the operative word; the man could not keep his mouth shut.NIGHT SISTERS
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Definition of operative word from the Collins English Dictionary
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