A decade ago, Junger says, he would not have departed from a strict journalistic style to be demonstrative about himself.
There is something about a clown that stays with people: the bright colors, their tendency to be demonstrative.
The following points in the history of the demonstrative and relative pronouns are taken from Grimm's Deutsche Grammatik, vol.
I am not demonstrative toward anybody; I leave that custom to my servants.
In order to retain some demonstrative value in prodigies, rules had to be imagined for distinguishing true from false miracles.
She had never been so demonstrative to Hanny, much as she had loved her.
Rio's welcome was the most demonstrative, Callao's probably the most heartfelt, that of Punta Arenas the most unexpected.
His reception of her had not been demonstrative, but of that she was hardly sensible.
For example, the ἀρχαὶ of demonstrative science are said to be discovered by intellect (νοῦς) vi.
And I am not demonstrative in my friendliness, like Rosie, you know.
late 14c., "characterized by logic, based on logic," from Old French démonstratif (14c.), from Latin demonstrativus "pointing out, demonstrating," from past participle stem of demonstrare (see demonstration). Grammatical sense, "pointing out the thing referred to," is mid-15c. Meaning "given to outward expressions of feelings" is from 1819. Demonstrative pronoun is late 16c.