revelatory of

revelatory

[ri-vel-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee, rev-uh-luh-]
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or having the characteristics of revelation.
2.
showing or disclosing an emotion, belief, quality, or the like (usually followed by of ): a poem revelatory of the author's deep, personal sorrow.

Origin:
1880–85; < Latin revēlāt(us) (see revelation) + -ory1

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revelatory

adjective
1. (usually followed by 'of') pointing out or revealing clearly; "actions indicative of fear" [syn: indicative
2. prophetic of devastation or ultimate doom [syn: apocalyptic
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