how to pronounce formative

fɔːɹmətɪv

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An example use of formative in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… for people my age our formative years …”

meanings of formative

adjective:

  1. Of or pertaining to the formation and subsequent growth of something.
  2. Pertaining to the inflection of words.
  3. Denoting forms of assessment used to guide learning rather than to quantify educational outcomes.
  4. Capable of forming something.
  5. Capable of producing new tissue.

noun:

  1. A language unit that has morphological function.

words that rhyme with formative

normative