Meaning of descriptory in English:

descriptory

adjective

  • Serving or seeking to describe something or someone; of or relating to description.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Angell Day (fl. 1563–1595), stationer and writer. From classical Latin dēscrīpt-, past participial stem of dēscrībere describe + -ory.

Pronunciation

descriptory

/dɪˈskrɪpt(ə)ri/