Student Thesaurus

One entry found for demonstrative.
Entry Word: demonstrative
Function: adjective
Text: showing feeling freely <my grandmother was always very demonstrative when we visited, showering us with hugs and kisses>
Synonyms effusive, emotional, uninhibited, unreserved, unrestrained
Related Words dramatic, histrionic, melodramatic, theatrical; gushing, maudlin, mawkish, mushy, schmaltzy, sentimental; communicative, expansive; extroverted (also extraverted), outgoing; affectionate, feeling, intense, loving, passionate, sensitive, soulful, warm; blunt, candid, frank, outspoken, plain
Near Antonyms constrained; quiet, reticent, silent, taciturn; bashful, modest, retiring, shy; introverted, self-directed; aloof, detached, dispassionate, impassive, indifferent, phlegmatic, stolid, unconcerned, unfeeling; chilly, cold, frigid, glacial, hard-boiled, hardhearted, icy, unfriendly
Antonyms inhibited, reserved, restrained, undemonstrative, unemotional