Meaning of dictative in English:

dictative

adjective

  • Of the nature of or characterized by dictation; prescriptive, stipulatory.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Abraham Tucker (1705–1774), philosopher. From dictate + -ive.

Pronunciation

dictative

/dɪkˈteɪtɪv/ /ˈdɪktətɪv/