of, pertaining to, or expressing illation
; inferential: an illative word such as “therefore.”
noting a case, as in Finnish, whose distinctive function is to indicate place into or toward which
Grammar. the illative case.
Origin: 1585–95; Related forms
< Late Latin illātīvus,
equivalent to illāt-
) + -īvus -ive
is always a great word to know.
So is gobo. Does it mean: