causative

Definitions of causative
  1. adjective
    producing an effect
    “poverty as a causative factor in crime”
    Synonyms:
    abortifacient
    causing abortion
    activating, actuating
    causing motion or action or change
    anorectic, anorexigenic
    causing loss of appetite
    causal
    involving or constituting a cause; causing
    conducive, contributing, contributive, contributory, tributary
    tending to bring about; being partly responsible for
    errhine
    causing nasal discharge
    fast
    (of a photographic lens or emulsion) causing a shortening of exposure time
    inducive, inductive
    inducing or influencing; leading on
    motivating, motivative, motive
    impelling to action
    motive, motor
    causing or able to cause motion
    precipitating
    bringing on suddenly or abruptly
    responsible, responsible for
    being the agent or cause
    sternutative, sternutatory
    causing sneezing
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    Antonyms:
    noncausal, noncausative
    not causative
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