Definition of 'informative'

See related content

Synonyms of "informative"
Synonyms of "informative"
French Translation of "informative"
French Translation of "informative"
Pronunciation Playlists
Pronunciation Playlists
Word of the day : smirting
Word of the day : smirting
Spanish Translation of "informative"
Spanish Translation of "informative"
NEW from Collins!
NEW from Collins!
Easy Learning English Grammar
Easy Learning English Grammar
Collins English Dictionary apps
Collins English Dictionary apps

Video: pronunciation of 'informative'

Example sentences containing 'informative'

These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
It has been an immensely informative and rewarding series. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's a brilliant read which is funny and informative all at once. The Sun (2016)It is a moving and informative read. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The admirably informative yet crisp introduction gives no rationale for this inconsistency. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)This is an informative and enjoyable book. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)It is an entertaining and informative programme about a subject that is central to all of life. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This beautiful and informative book is a compelling argument for why this should change. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is a balanced and informative programme. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And that is rather the problem with this otherwise hugely informative book. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And some of these books are so informative for the period that their absence is felt. The Times Literary Supplement (2008)It traces the history of sugar and its social and economic impact on the island in a lively and informative exhibition. Times, Sunday Times (2009)An informative and useful read for those maybe looking for a fun and rewarding family day out over the festive season. The Sun (2011)The programme is informative, funny and totally entertaining. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is also an engrossing, informative and hilarious read. Times, Sunday Times (2010)An informative programme presented by interesting grown-ups has become an entertainment for overexcited adolescents. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The result is a brilliant, informative book. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Many programmes aspire to being informative and lively, but this series manages to be informative and consistently funny. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We were funny and informative! The Sun (2008)It's easy to read, informative and engaging. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It's informative and funny, but also covers some sad storylines. The Sun (2009)Easy to read and informative, this is a great read for any mum-to-be. The Sun (2013) Funny, informative and touching. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Now he has made a more watchable and informative programme about Ancient Rome than has many a professor. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Going off the rails with optimism is no sin and this is a fabulously informative, feel-good book. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Now he is responsible for making a more watchable and informative programme about Ancient Rome than many a learned professor. Times, Sunday Times (2015)

Synonyms of 'informative'

Trends of 'informative'

In Common Usage. informative is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

View usage over:

Translations for 'informative'

British English: informative /ɪnˈfɔːmətɪv/ ADJECTIVE
Something that is informative gives you useful information.
It is a really informative book.
  • American English: informative
  • Arabic: تَثْقِيفِيٌّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: informativo
  • Chinese: 信息丰富的
  • Croatian: informativan
  • Czech: informativní
  • Danish: informativ
  • Dutch: informatief
  • European Spanish: informativo
  • Finnish: valaiseva
  • French: instructif
  • German: aufschlussreich
  • Greek: πληροφοριακός
  • Italian: informativo
  • Japanese: 知識を与える
  • Korean: 정보를 주는
  • Norwegian: informativ
  • Polish: informacyjny
  • European Portuguese: informativo
  • Romanian: informativ
  • Russian: информативный
  • Spanish: informativo
  • Swedish: informativ
  • Thai: ให้ความรู้
  • Turkish: bilgilendirici
  • Ukrainian: інформативний
  • Vietnamese: cung cấp thông tin bổ ích


Definition of informative from the Collins English Dictionary
New collocations added to dictionary
Collocations are words that are often used together and are brilliant at providing natural sounding language for your speech and writing.
Read more
Life on the edge
The desire to push the boundaries has been a motivator in many a daring expedition, testing the human spirit and physical abilities to the utmost. Indulge your adventurous spirit by exploring some associated ‘extreme’ vocabulary. Will you have the survival skills to master our quiz?
Read more
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.
Read more
Collins English Dictionary Apps
Download our English Dictionary apps - available for both iOS and Android.
Read more
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Read more
Word lists
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Read more
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.
Read more
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
Read more
New collocations added to dictionary
Collocations are words that are often used together and are brilliant at providing natural sounding language for your speech and writing.
Read more
Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
Register now or login in to access