These pages contain a record of the cost of our excursions abroad that is as illustrative as any culture can produce.
Her frequent digressions are more tedious than illustrative.
This is, as was intended, a plate whose every part is illustrative of the interests of the owner, who was also its designer.
A couple of tales shall suffice as illustrative of this superstition.
Father Morris sometimes used his illustrative talent to very good purpose in the way of rebuke.
We spoke of Homer's similes as illustrative of the Ionic feelings about war.
Finally, the amorous habits of insects form a series of illustrative chapters.
We speak of the clergyman simply as illustrative of our idea in this matter.
In fact, altogether this chapter must be accepted as illustrative and suggestive, but by no means as exhaustive.
We instance one of these occasions as illustrative of many others.