adjective. ['əˈluːsɪv'] characterized by indirect references.
Words that Rhyme with Allusive
Example sentences of the word allusive
Eliot writes in an academic and heavily allusive style, using obscure references.
Quotes containing the word allusive
1. A young writer is easily tempted by the allusive and ethereal and ironic and reflective, but the declarative is at the bottom of most good writing.
- Garrison Keillor