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How to Pronounce restive?

Correct pronunciation for the word "restive" is [ɹˈɛstɪv], [ɹˈɛstɪv], [ɹ_ˈɛ_s_t_ɪ_v].

Definition of restive

  1. Unwilling to go or move forward; obstinate; stubborn; restless or impatient under restraint.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

What are similar-sounding words for restive?

What is the adjective for restive?

The adjective form of the word "restive" is "restive" itself.

Usage over time for restive:

This graph shows how "restive" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What is the plural form of restive?

The plural form of the word "restive" is "restives".

What is the singular form of restive?

The singular form of the word "restive" is "restive". It remains the same in both its singular and plural forms.

Synonyms for Restive:


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