Definitions For Prescriptive

adjective

  • Pertaining to giving directives or rules

Is Prescriptive a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
21
Words with Friends
25

The word Prescriptive is worth 21 points in Scrabble and 25 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Prescriptive in a Sentence

  • Critics claim the new rules are too prescriptive.
  • Even in this age of e-mail the prescriptive response to a wedding gift is a handwritten thank-you note

Synonyms for Prescriptive

Antonyms for Prescriptive

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