How to use Indicative in a sentence
All these remains are indicative of a bridge.
Katie looked around, unable to tell if her sister's empty closet was indicative of a weekend trip or something more permanent.
The plane was scheduled to leave in 45 minutes but one look at the departure board was indicative of things to come.
There are several symptoms indicative of a heat rash.
Don't assume that the color of the lenses is necessarily indicative of sun protection.Advertisement
Prior to any freckle removal surgery or treatment procedure, a dermatologist will evaluate your freckles to ensure no form of suspicious moles that could be indicative of skin cancer are present.
This platform allows the user to create new backgrounds, upload pictures, and design a MySpace page that is more indicative of the user than the generic templates normally offered.
An interesting example of the long plain variety is afforded by the prisoners of Lachish before Sennacherib (701 B.C.); the circumstances and a comparison of the details would point to its being essentially a simple dress indicative of mourning and humiliation.
Accra preserves the distinctions of James Town, Ussher Town and Christiansborg, indicative of its tripartite origin.
The only extant prose work which may be assigned to the end of this period is the treatise on rhetoric known by the title Ad Herennium (c. 84) a work indicative of the attention bestowed on prose style and rhetorical studies during the last century of the republic, and which may be regarded as a precursor of the oratorical treatises of Cicero and of the work of Quintilian.Advertisement
From other fairly attested sources we infer that Paul regarded the baptism as a landmark indicative of a great stage in the moral advance of Jesus.
The terms western, central and eastern Sudan are indicative of geographical position merely.
The swellings on the palmar faces of the phalanges of the several fingers are also indicative, the 1st and and of the thumb respectively, of the logical faculty and of the will; the 1st, and and 3rd of the index finger, of materialism, law and order, idealism; those of the middle finger, humanity, system, intelligence; of the ring finger, truth, economy, energy; and of the little finger, goodness, prudence, reflectiveness.
He does not enter into the animal comparisons of his predecessors, but occupies himself chiefly with simple descriptive physiognomy as indicative of character; and the same is true of the scattered references in the writings of Duns Scotus and Thomas Aquinas.
Pseudo-Participle.In very early texts this is the past indicative, but more commonly it is used in sentences such as, gm-n-f wi 11 kwl, he found me I stood, i.e.Advertisement
The indicative use was soon given up and the pseudo-participle was employed only as predicate, especially indicating a state; e.g.
This appears to be the beginning of a new anticlinal which has altered the levels of the Balkh plain, and is indicative of those elevating processes which Afghan tan, together with the minor dependencies of the provinces.
As Otto Pfleiderer (Development of Theology, p. 285) observes, "the choice not less than the treatment of these subjects is indicative of the large breadth of view and the insight of the historian into the comparative history of religion."
In fact, however, the Homeric subjunctive is almost quite " regular," though the rule which it obeys is a different one from the Attic. It may be summed up by saying that the subjunctive takes or when the indicative has o or and not otherwise.
White spots are sometimes present below the eyes, and there may be white markings on the legs and back; and the absence or presence of these white markings may be indicative of distinct races.Advertisement
When the thyroid tablets or extract of thyroid are given in too large quantities to patients suffering from myxoedema, the symptoms of myxoedema disappear, but in their place appear others indicative of increased metabolism and accelerated circulation.
Indicative of the fact that the agricultural community was little affected by the trade depression are the export figures for 1904 and 1906, which were £2,044,000 and £2,627,000 respectively.
It is important to draw attention to some structural features exhibited by certain cone-scales, in which there is no external sign indicative of the presence of a carpellary and a seminiferous scale.
Among defeated amendments that are indicative of socio-political tendencies was one (1896) to authorize cities of a population of 30,000 or more to purchase, erect or maintain waterworks or lighting plants.
Until the 19th century the history of Joan of Arc was almost entirely neglected; Voltaire's scurrilous satire La Pucelle, while indicative of the attitude of his time, may be compared with the very fair praises in the Encyclopedie.Advertisement
The latter is considered below; " The Black .,, it is i nd i cat i ve of the chemical elements from which the lines can proceed, and its state at the time of emission; the former is indicative only of the rate of loss of energy from the sun by radiation, and is inwoven with a remarkable group of physical theory and experiment, known as the theory of the black body, or as black radiation.
In the present indicative and subjunctive many verbs in it takethe inchoative form already described, by lengthening the radical in the three persons of the singular and in the third person of the plural by means of the syllable esc (isc).
By this curious process of combination the entire realm of the natural sciences was translated into the language of astrology with the single avowed purpose of seeing in all phenomena signs indicative of what the future had in store.
The regions have also provided advice on their priorities within long-term indicative funding allocations.
A different marker on 3p14.2 showed an identical shifted band in the three tumors indicative of a common microsatellite alteration.
Also note the green gloss to the wing and brown lesser coverts indicative of a first winter bird.
And, perhaps indicative of the Glazer regime, why was there so little movement at Old Trafford?
That they might do so in certain cases is not necessarily indicative of any racism on their part or that of their readers.
In other words, comparison of these rates may not be purely indicative of differences in receipt of care when sick.
The official cost to individuals of £ 93 per head is, we are told, " merely indicative " .
Microsoft's contradictory position on Linux as a viable competitor seems indicative of the difference between the marketplace and the court.
The audit of schemes should be considered indicative rather than comprehensive or exhaustive.
These are indicative of the general Pandemonium which seems to be dominating the SU at the present time.
In these events, a single high-energy quark is ejected from the target proton, indicative of deep-inelastic scattering.
The table below gives further detail of the indicative timeline for this work.
Elevated bilirubin, alanine transaminase and lactate dehydrogenase concentrations are indicative of hepatocellular injury.
No specific standard radioactivity total indicative dose tritium Anglian Water supplies have been assessed as very low risk.
That part of Virginia beyond the Alleghany mountains was a favourite haunt of the Indians before the first coming of the whites, and there are many Indian mounds, indicative of an early and high cultural development, within the present limits of the state, and especially in the neighbourhood of Moundsville (q.v.).
There is still, however, a distinct current from the Shari delta to the east end of the lake - known to the natives, like the depression beyond, as the Bahr-el-Ghazal - indicative of the former overflow outlet.
On the other hand, the marked resemblance of the structure of the tarsus is probably indicative of descent from nearly allied condylarthrous ancestors (see Phenacodus).
A single fern specimen obtained by Littledale (Polypodium hastatum) is indicative of eastern China.
Presumably this is due to the growing importance of the Strategus and to the institution of sortition (see below), which, whether as cause or effect, is presumably by the 5th century indicative of diminished importance.
Struve's skill as an observer was such that he used to complete the bisection on the fixed wire of the micrometer by a pressure of the finger on the side of the tube - a method of proved efficiency in such hands, but plainly indicative of the want of rigidity in the instrument and of the imperfection of the slow motions (see Micrometer).
In the latter patient group, even a small increase in serum creatinine may be indicative of unilateral loss of renal function.
Typically, this is not indicative of a problem.
This lack of indicative symptoms may trigger a lot of parental anxiety, particularly in parents who have already lost a child to SIDS.
As mentioned previously, there are no indicative factors other than an infant's age.
Even if the titer count is high, it is not indicative that the cat is going to develop FIP, nor does it mean that the cat will be protected from the virus in the future.
From the very start, you will want to determine if your kitten's sneezing is indicative of a serious health condition.
The stained glass featured, divided staircase, octagonal shaped rooms and towers are all indicative of Gothic design.
Simple, clean lines and sturdy legs are indicative of the look.
Since it's such an intensely personal room it should be a reflection of the people who reside in it and be indicative of his, her, or their personality or personalities.
However, these are normally isolated experiences; frequent occurrences are indicative of an anger management problem.
The choices are plentiful, so listen to a variety of songs to find the best ones that are indicative of the love you and your partner share.
For women and for people over 65, the indicative figures are 7 or more drinks per week, or three or more at a time.
Blackouts, DUI's, hangovers, missing work or school, and troubles with family and other relationships are all indicative of a drinking problem.
Before and after photographs illustrate that Sheridan's bustline has been expanded, with an unnatural size and shape indicative of implants.
Though he was found in a manner that is indicative of suicide, his manager, family and friends said that Carradine would never do such a thing and that he was happy and things were going well at the time of his death.
Additionally, representatives for Carradine said that he had many future projects in the works, also not indicative of a person thinking about suicide.
If you experience moderate symptoms indicative of RLS, then it is possible that lifestyle changes can help correct the issue.
Texas snoring may refer to the volume of snoring, which can be indicative of a serious health condition such as sleep apnea.
Persistent, chronic snoring can be indicative of a more serious sleep disorder.
If you experience your hands falling asleep regularly, it could be indicative of another medical problem.
Sleeping on the back was indicative of people who might be quiet and reserved.
Price is sometimes an indication -- extremely low prices can sometimes be indicative of inferior quality.
They are usually marked based on the size of the internal hard drive and this single specification can usually be indicative of some of the other features found within.
This is not necessarily indicative of the service that you will be receiving normally, but it can point toward how long it takes for you to receive a shipment in your area.
Roadtrek is a popular Class B manufacturer, and its vehicles are indicative of the size and capabilities of a campervan.
The year of the camper isn't always indicative of condition.
The low muscle tone can be caused by a variety of conditions and is often indicative of the presence of an underlying central nervous system disorder, genetic disorder, or muscle disorder.
Presence of meconium ileus is considered highly indicative of CF.
The presence of injuries at different stages of healing (i.e., having occurred at different times) is nearly always indicative of BCS.
A glucose level equal to greater than 126 mg/dL is indicative of diabetes.
A glucose concentration equal to or greater than 200 mg/dL is indicative of diabetes.
An Apgar score of 0-3 at 20 minutes of age, for example, is indicative of high rates of morbidity (disease) and mortality (death).
Further testing is necessary to determine whether the precursor present is porphobilinogen or urobilinogen-only porphobilinogen is indicative of AIP.
If they are not indications of rheumatic fever, they could be indicative of another disease or disorder.
Decreased arm swinging on one side is indicative of corticospinal tract disease.
Competitiveness or dominance by itself is not necessarily indicative of low peer acceptance.
A sodium level greater than 90 mEq/L is indicative of CF.
A chloride reading of greater than 60 mEq/L is indicative of CF.
They also are indicative of a psychology of self-mutilation, defiance, independence, and belonging, as for example in prison or gang cultures.
Parents are often concerned that eye turn is indicative of other vision problems.
Thus until the 1960s, handedness was believed to be indicative of brain lateralization.
The National Co-morbidity Survey results were also indicative of a lifetime prevalence of social anxiety of 13.3 percent, making it the third most prevalent psychiatric disorder in the United States.
Child and adolescent psychiatrists are trained to help parents sort out whether their child's level of shyness is normal introversion or indicative of a disorder.
This phase varies by individual, but normally lasts anywhere from 2 to 6 years, with 2 years being indicative of a short growth period.
As with any game, you can also make your choice based on the ages of the children that will be playing, keeping in mind that your child's age isn't necessarily indicative of her skill level.
While these monetary amounts are always subject to change, they are indicative of the cost of a reasonable home within the United States.
This list includes some of the most common complaints against this company, although other complaints exist and the inclusion of complaints on this list is not indicative of the company having been found guilty of these actions.
Miscarriage is always accompanied by bleeding, but, fortunately, many episodes of bleeding are not indicative of an oncoming miscarriage.
General shifting and changing points of pressure within the abdomen can cause abdominal pain; virtually every pregnant woman experiences abdominal cramping of some sort in early pregnancy and only rarely is it indicative of a miscarriage.
Fortunately, the bleeding is not always indicative of a miscarriage.
The poetry you write will be indicative of your feelings during that particular time in your life, so it can serve as a journal for personal thoughts, too.
These words are indicative of one man's desire to be with the woman for as long as he possibly can even though he will be gone the following day.
Though many of these symptoms may seem normal for a child, a combination of them is indicative of a problem.
Luggage constructed of thick, sturdy fabrics and printed with bold, enigmatic designs is indicative of the company's dedication to quality and beauty.
The opening lines of Bad Things can refer to a lot of first meetings in True Blood, but seem particularly indicative of Bill Compton's first trip to Merlotte's Bar where he meets telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse.
Roses are beautiful, but the thorns on their stems can also make them indicative of pain and suffering.
Depending on the person getting the tattoo, black roses and hearts may still be indicative of love and romance, but the dark color can point toward a preference for straying from the norm.
Career Perfect is another site that offers nurse resume samples, which are intended to be indicative of the company's resume writing services.
In addition, the preparation method of food is also indicative of its "naturalness".
Excessive abdominal fat is more indicative of potential health concerns than fat in other areas.
This ranking will not be indicative of customer satisfaction or the cost of premiums, but instead will be an indication of the financial stability of an insurer.
This means that mental health practitioners must assign a number to each patient that is indicative of a mental health issue.
It began with the digits 3-2-5, indicative of a Ouray number.
His name, in which the Greek Avbpovucos is combined with the gentile name of one of the great Roman houses, while indicative of his own position as a manumitted slave, is also significant of the influences by which Roman literature was fostered, viz.
The former classification into Holochlamyda, Pneumochlamyda and Siphonochlamyda has been abandoned, as it was founded on adaptive characters not always indicative of true affinities.
The importance of great cardinal features of the life-history as indicative of relationship leads us to consider the Endopterygota as a natural assemblage of orders.
Thirdly, those members of a group which, whilst exhibiting undoubted structural characters indicative of their proper assignment to that group, yet are simpler than and inferior in elaboration of their organization to other members of the group, are not necessarily representatives of the earlier and primitive phases in the development of the group - but are very often examples of retrogressive change or degeneration.
Concentration of the organ-systems by fusion of neighbouring regions (prosoma, mesosoma, metasoma), pre viously distinct, has frequently occurred, together with obliteration of the muscular and chitinous structures indicative of distinct somites.
The somatic cells represent communities or republics, as it were, which we name organs and tissues, but each cell possesses a certain autonomy and independence of action, and exhibits phenomena which are indicative of vitality.
His very anomalous position in regard to Mist is also indicative of a rather blunt moral perception.
The verb has four tenses in the indicative, one in the subjunctive, and one in the imperative.
That he changed the system of blinding his relatives from passing a hot metal over the open eye to an extraction of the whole pupil is indicative of gross brutality.
The vulgar Latin of Spain has kept the pluperfect indicative, still in current use vs a secondary form of the conditional (cantdra, yendira, pariiira), and, what is more remarkable still, as not occurring anywhere elle, the future perfect (canidre, vendiire, pcriiire, formerly canliro, vendilro, partiro).
Katie looked around, unable to tell if her sister.s empty closet was indicative of a weekend trip or something more permanent.
Treatment in men elevated endogenous FSH levels are indicative of primary testicular failure.
Three of the 90 large parietal fragments had extensive large pits and thickening indicative of porotic hyperostosis.
Is broadly indicative play a role for workers without.
An indicative timetable and approach for the review was presented to the Committee.
It was indicative of dissipation and the exercise of authority.
In the case of genital warts, they are indicative of sexual activity with an infected partner.
This is because problems with the fingernails can be indicative of problems going on elsewhere in the body.
Clearly, what is going on with your fingernails at any given time can sometimes be indicative of problems occurring elsewhere in the body.
But he may be asked whether certain facts or symptoms, assuming them to be proved, are or are not indicative of insanity.
These frescoes, however, often exhibit considerable skill, and are indicative of the lively imagination of their painters.
This lesson was followed by one on words indicative of place-relations.
They're one of a number of Britpop revivalist bands to rebel against the skinny jeans/big hair/leather jacket anti-chav movement, though for some their supposed lack of pretension is indicative of just the opposite.
Even when the sign indicative of the verb is clearly recognised there still remains to be determined the form of the verb intended.
Poverty has been the real cause of all these disturbances, which were often aggravated by the existence of factions profoundly indicative of barbarism.