emotive collocations and examples

 UK /ɪˈməʊtɪv/

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causing strong feelings

Adverbs frequently used with emotive
deeply, extremely, highly, particularly, powerfully, veryBoth writers and actors have handled the highly emotive subject with sensitivity.
Nouns frequently used with emotive
subject: issue, subject, topicThe use of animals in medical research is an emotive issue.word/words: argument, expression, language, phrase, rhetoric, term, wordThe debate will certainly not be advanced by the use of emotive language.
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