Definition of interpretatively in US English:


(also interpretively)


  • See interpretative

    • ‘Second, the dialogues themselves are extremely varied and interpretatively often quite open.’
    • ‘How do we understand and evaluate the characters of Richard and Bolingbroke, and which one are we supposed to ally ourselves with interpretively, and why?’
    • ‘Teachings such as these should be taken only interpretively, not definitively.’
    • ‘Today's adherents range from scriptural fundamentalists to liberals who view the Bible interpretively.’
    • ‘The works do tend to be very tight compositionally and interpretatively.’