Meaning of ASCRIPTIVE in English

əˈskriptiv also aˈ- adjective

Etymology: Latin ascriptivus, adscriptvus, from ascriptus, adscriptus + -ivus -ive

: relating to or involving ascription ; specifically : entailing elements that attribute or impute rather than factually describe

some ethical statements have a noncognitive function in the sense of being emotive or ascriptive

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