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Definition of "recreative" [rec•re•a•tive]

  • Being, or pertaining to, recreation. (adjective)
  • Creating anew. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "recreative" in a sentence
  • "But Smith said the majority did not adequately define just what those activities are or attempt to answer questions Lippman's ruling poses, such as why the Lake George youth's banister-sliding was not "recreative"?"
  • "Besides, I had written a string of successful books, and society demands some portion of the recreative hours of a fellow that writes books."
  • "The band really started as a recreative side-project for all of us."