What are the antonyms for PROMOTIVE?

Synonyms for PROMOTIVE

Usage Examples for PROMOTIVE

  1. But, whatever may have been the cause of your rheumatic disorder, the effects are still to be attended to; and as there must be a remaining acrimony in your blood, you ought to have regard to that, in your common diet as well as in your medicines; both which should be of a sweetening alkaline nature, and promotive of perspiration. - "Letters to His Son, 1749" by The Earl of Chesterfield
  2. I would suggest that you stop a day in Washington on your way to Charleston, to pick up the topographical and geographical information which you desire, and to have all matters of a formal kind arranged to suit your convenience and wishes, which, I am sure, will all be promotive of the objects in view from your visit to Florida. - "Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence" by Louis Agassiz