Definition of subscriptive in English:

subscriptive

adjective

  • 1Relating to or consisting of the subscription of a letter or other document. rare.

  • 2Relating to the subscribing of money; of the nature of, consisting of, or supported by a (usually monetary) subscription.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Samuel Richardson (bap. 1689, d. 1761), printer and author. From classical Latin subscript-, past participial stem of subscrībere subscribe + -ive.

Pronunciation

subscriptive

/səbˈskrɪptɪv/