Definition of creditive in English:

creditive

adjective

  • Philosophy and Theology (a) Having the attribute of believing; capable of belief; (b) of or relating to belief; of the nature of belief or intellectual assent.

noun

  • Diplomatic. A credential letter. Compare "credential". Now historical and rare.

Origin

Mid 17th century (in an earlier sense). From post-classical Latin creditivus that gives credence, that believes from classical Latin crēdit-, past participial stem of crēdere to believe + -īvus.

Pronunciation

creditive

/ˈkrɛdɪtɪv/