Containing a suggestion, hint, or intimation.
- Tending to suggest; evocative: artifacts suggestive of an ancient society.
- Stimulating further thought: "Suggestive here is the Southern, often Western and rural locus of these tales” ( Mark Muro).
- Conveying a hint or suggestion: conveyed the message with a few suggestive words.
- Tending to suggest something improper or indecent: a controversial song with highly suggestive lyrics.