Synonyms for


Similarity of adj operative

4 senses of operative

Sense 1:
operative (vs. inoperative)
operanteffective, good, in effect(predicate), in force(predicate)operational, in operation(predicate), operating(prenominal)working
Sense 2:
surgical (vs. medical), operative
preoperativepostoperative
Sense 3:
operative
significant (vs. insignificant), important
Sense 4:
running(prenominal), operative, functional, working(prenominal)
functioning (vs. malfunctioning)
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