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Synonyms of the noun operative

The noun operative has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent words for the noun operative:

  1. PI (2 letter word, the shortest synonym for operative)
    • plural: pis, pies
  2. shamus (6 letter word for operative)
    • plural: shamuses
  3. sherlock (8 letter word for operative)

Equivalent phrases for the noun operative:

  1. intelligence agent (18 character phrase for operative)
    • related term: counterintelligence agent
  2. intelligence officer (20 characters phrase, one of the longest phrasal synonyms for operative)
  3. private detective (17 character phrase for operative)
  4. private eye (11 character phrase for operative)
  5. private investigator (20 characters phrase, one of the longest phrasal synonyms for operative)
  6. secret agent (12 character phrase for operative)

Hypernyms of the noun operative

More generic words for the noun operative, that have fewer characters:

  1. agent (5 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for operative)
    • plural: agents
    • related terms: Bioagent, Multiagent, nonagent, subagent, Superagent, vice-agent, coagent, coagency, counteragent, interagent, inter-agent, misagent, reagent, reagency, underagent, agency, agentess, Agenthood, agential, Agentic, Agentless, agentship, agentive
  2. cause (5 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for operative)
    • plural: causes
    • related terms: Bicause, subcause, because, concause, concausal, cocause, countercause, undercause, causal, causable, causate, causer, causation, causative
  3. officer (7 letter word)
    • plural: officers
    • related terms: Nonofficer, subofficer, subofficial, post-officer, subofficial, underofficer, underofficial, official, officiate, officious
  4. official (8 letter word)
    • plural: officials
    • related terms: demiofficial, extraofficial, nonofficial, pseudoofficial, quasi-official, semiofficial, semi-official, socio-official, subofficial, inofficial, inofficious, ex-official, preofficial, underofficial, officiate, officious, officiant, officiation

More generic words for the noun operative, that have the same number of characters:

  1. bourgeois (9 letter word)
    • plural: bourgeois
    • related terms: Antibourgeois, nonbourgeois, semibourgeois
  2. detective (9 letter word)
  3. policeman (9 letter word)
    • plural: policemen
    • related terms: policemanish, policemanism, policemanlike, policemanship
  4. substance (9 letter word)

More generic words for the noun operative, that have more characters:

  1. businessperson (14 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for operative)
    • plural: businesspeople, businesspersons
  2. functionary (11 letter word)
    • plural: functionaries
    • related term: perfunctionary
  3. investigator (12 letter word)
    • plural: investigators
    • related terms: preinvestigator, preinvestigate, preinvestigation, investigable, investigate, investigation, investigative
  4. representative (14 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for operative)
    • plural: representatives
    • related terms: archrepresentative, nonrepresentative, nonrepression, omnirepresentative, misrepresentative, misrepresent, overrepresentative, overrepresent, represent, repression

More generic phrases for the noun operative:

  1. causal agency (13 character phrase)
  2. causal agent (12 character phrase)
  3. participant role (16 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for operative)
  4. police officer (14 character phrase)
  5. semantic role (13 character phrase)

Hyponyms of the noun operative

More specific words for the noun operative, that have fewer characters:

  1. anapaest (8 letter word)
    • plural: anapaests
    • related term: anapaestic
  2. anapest (7 letter word)
    • plural: anapests
    • related term: anapestic
  3. bed (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for operative)
    • plural: beds
    • related terms: Biobed, Multibed, probed, probal, Probelike, probeable, prober, subbed, bebed, combed, imbed, interbed, rebed, surbed, underbed, beden, Bedful, bedless, bedlike, bedman, bedward
  4. dactyl (6 letter word)
    • plural: dactyls
    • related terms: unidactyl, unidactylous, bidactyl, bidactylous, didactyl, didactylism, didactylous, tridactyl, Tridactyly, tridactylous, tetradactyl, tetradactyly, tetradactylous, pentadactyl, pentadactylism, pentadactyloid, Pentadactyly, pentadactylate, Pentadactylous, octodactyl, octodactylous, antidactyl, hemidactyl, hemidactylous, heterodactyl, heterodactylous, hyperdactyl, hyperdactylism, hyperdactyly, monodactyl, monodactylism, monodactyly, monodactylate, monodactylous, polydactyl, polydactylism, polydactyly, polydactylous, macrodactyl, macrodactylic, macrodactylism, macrodactyly, macrodactylous, dactylic, dactylics, dactylist, dactyloid, Dactyly, dactylate, dactylous
  5. dibrach (7 letter word)
  6. flatfoot (8 letter word)
    • plural: flatfeet, flatfoots
  7. foot (4 letter word)
    • plural: feet
    • related terms: Megafoot, hindfoot, Midfoot, forefoot, outfoot, overfoot, refoot, underfoot, underfootage, underfootman, footage, footful, foot-free, footless, footlike, footling, footy, footer, footman, footmanship, Footly
  8. forefoot (8 letter word)
    • plural: forefeet
  9. hindfoot (8 letter word)
  10. hoof (4 letter word)
    • plural: hooves, hoofs
    • related terms: behoof, forehoof, hoofish, hoofless, hooflet, hooflike, hoofy, hoofer
  11. iamb (4 letter word)
    • plural: iambi, iambs
    • related terms: diiamb, iambic, iambics, iambist, iambize
  12. iambus (6 letter word)
    • plural: iambuses, iambi
    • related term: diiambus
  13. mat (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for operative)
    • plural: mats
    • related terms: diamat, semimat, semimature, semi-mat, bemat, Transmat, automat, automacy, automatic, automatics, automatism, automatist, automatable, automatous, automatise, automatize, automatization, automation, automative, intermat, matless, Matlike, mature, maty, mater, matman
  14. mole (4 letter word)
    • plural: moles
    • related terms: Attomole, Femtomole, Picomole, Nanomole, micromole, decimole, kilomole, bemole, macromole, molal, molify, moleism, molelike, moloid, moler
  15. NOC (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for operative)
  16. paw (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for operative)
    • plural: paws
    • related terms: bepaw, forepaw, Pawful, Pawless, pawer
  17. pyrrhic (7 letter word)
    • plural: pyrrhics
    • related term: pyrrhicist
  18. raft (4 letter word)
    • plural: rafts
    • related terms: raftage, raftlike, rafty, rafter, raftman
  19. shadow (6 letter word)
    • plural: shadows
    • related terms: beshadow, disshadow, foreshadow, foreshadower, outshadow, overshadow, overshadowment, overshadower, preshadow, shadowist, shadowless, shadowlike, shadowy, shadowable, shadower, shadowly
  20. shadower (8 letter word)
    • plural: shadowers
    • related terms: foreshadower, overshadower, overshadowment, shadowist, shadowless, shadowlike, shadowy, shadowable, shadowly
  21. sleeper (7 letter word)
  22. snoop (5 letter word)
  23. snooper (7 letter word)
    • plural: snoopers
  24. spondee (7 letter word)
    • plural: spondees
    • related terms: dispondee, Respondee
  25. spy (3 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for operative)
    • plural: spies
    • related terms: archspy, paraspy, Superspy, bespy, counterspy, Cyberspy, espy, espial, espier, outspy, spial, spicy, spiling, spier
  26. tail (4 letter word)
    • plural: tails
    • related terms: penttail, Astrotail, betail, betailor, intail, countertail, E-Tail, retail, retailment, retailable, retailer, retailor, tailage, tailless, taillike, taily, tailer, tailor, tailward, tailwise
  27. trochee (7 letter word)
    • plural: trochees
    • related terms: ditrochee, ditrochous, trochal, trochoid
  28. trotter (7 letter word)
    • plural: trotters
  29. webfoot (7 letter word)
    • plural: webfeet
    • related term: webfooter

More specific word for the noun operative, that has the same number of characters:

  1. splayfoot (9 letter word)
    • plural: splayfeet

More specific words for the noun operative, that have more characters:

  1. amphibrach (10 letter word)
    • plural: amphibrachs
    • related term: amphibrachic
  2. codetalker (10 letter word)
  3. counterspy (10 letter word)
    • plural: counterspies
  4. infiltrator (11 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for operative)
    • plural: infiltrators
    • related terms: infiltrate, infiltration, infiltrative
  5. paratroops (10 letter word)
  6. provocateur (11 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for operative)
    • plural: provocateurs
  7. windtalker (10 letter word)

More specific phrase for the noun operative, that has the same number of characters:

  1. tube foot (9 character phrase)

More specific phrases for the noun operative, that have more characters:

  1. action officer (14 character phrase)
  2. agent provocateur (17 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hyponym for operative)
  3. bird's foot (11 character phrase)
  4. bridge agent (12 character phrase)
  5. case officer (12 character phrase)
  6. double agent (12 character phrase)
  7. espionage agent (15 character phrase)
  8. foreign agent (13 character phrase)
  9. fossorial foot (14 character phrase)
  10. hotel detective (15 character phrase)
  11. house detective (15 character phrase)
  12. house dick (10 character phrase)
  13. inquiry agent (13 character phrase)
  14. pes planus (10 character phrase)
  15. raft foundation (15 character phrase)
  16. store detective (15 character phrase)
  17. undercover agent (16 character phrase)

Other more specific term for the noun operative, that has fewer characters:

  1. walk-in (7 character term)

Other more specific term for the noun operative, that has more characters:

  1. agent-in-place (14 character term)

Synonyms of the adjective operative

The adjective operative has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent word for the adjective operative, that has fewer characters:

  1. running (7 letter word, one of the shortest synonyms for operative)
    • related terms: Nonrunning, well-running, inrunning, forerunning, interrunning, outrunning, overrunning, rerunning, underrunning, runic, runite, runless, runlet, runer, runty, runman
  2. surgical (8 letter word for operative)
    • related terms: chemosurgical, chemosurgery, electrosurgical, electrosurgery, nonsurgical, Polysurgical, prosurgical, unsurgical, cryosurgical, cryosurgery, microsurgical, microsurgery, postsurgical, Postsurgery, presurgical, presurgery
  3. working (7 letter word, one of the shortest synonyms for operative)
    • related terms: nonworking, Nonworkaholic, Nonworkable, nonworker, self-working, Aworking, unworking, unworkable, unworker, Inworking, coworking, coworker, co-working, co-worker, counterworking, counterworker, interworking, outworking, outworker, overworking, reworking, teleworking, underworking, underworker, underworkman, workaholic, workful, workless, Worklike, workship, worksome, worky, workable, worker, workman, workmanship, workwoman, Workly, workwise

Equivalent word for the adjective operative, that has more characters:

  1. functional (10 letter word, the longest synonym for operative)

Antonyms of the adjective operative

Opposite word for the adjective operative:

  1. inoperative (11 letter word)
    • related term: inopine

Related words for the term operative, that have fewer characters:

  1. fbi (3 letter word)
  2. federal (7 letter word)
    • related terms: unfederal, unfederative, confederal, confederate, confederation, confederative, prefederal, federate, federation, federative
  3. active (6 letter word)
    • related terms: unactive, unactable, unaction, inactive, inaction, exactive, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exaction, exactly, Transactive, autoactive, coactive, Coactivation, coactivity, counteractive, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction, interactive, Interactor, interactant, interaction, overactive, Overactor, overaction, photoactive, preactive, Preactivation, preactivity, reactive, Reactivable, reactivate, reactivation, reactivity, retroactive, retroaction, underactive, activism, activist, activable, activate, activize, activation, activity
  4. actor (5 letter word)
    • related terms: exactor, exactress, transactor, coactor, counteractor, Interactor, Overactor, reactor, underactor, actress, actorish, actorship, actory, Actorly
  5. alive (5 letter word)
    • related terms: unalive, unalist, realive
  6. artisan (7 letter word)
    • related terms: artisanal, artisanship
  7. author (6 letter word)
    • inflections: authored, authoring, authors
    • related terms: coauthor, coauthorship, coauthority, co-author, authoress, authorhood, authorial, authorish, authorism, authorless, Authorlike, authorling, authorship, authorise, authorize, authorisation, authorization, authority, authorly
  8. cogent (6 letter word)
    • related terms: uncogent, incogent, cogency, cogently
  9. creator (7 letter word)
    • related terms: cocreator, Cocreation, miscreator, miscreation, miscreative, recreator, recreatable, recreation, recreative, re-creator, re-creation, re-creative, creatress, creatorhood, Creatorless, Creatorlike, creatorship
  10. doer (4 letter word)
    • related terms: undoer, misdoer, outdoer, overdoer, overdoor, Redoer, underdoer
  11. driver (6 letter word)
    • related terms: Codriver, co-driver, predriver, predriven, driverless, drivership
  12. dynamic (7 letter word)
    • related terms: adynamic, adynamy, undynamic, autodynamic, hydrodynamic, hydrodynamics, photodynamic, photodynamics, dynamics, Dynamine, dynamism, dynamist, dynamite, dynamise, dynamize, dynamization
  13. employee (8 letter word)
    • related terms: Unemployee, ex-employee, coemployee, preemployee, preemployer, pre-employee, pre-employer, employer
  14. engineer (8 letter word)
  15. executor (8 letter word)
    • related terms: coexecutor, co-executor, preexecutor, pre-executor, subexecutor, executress, executorial, executorship, executory
  16. eye (3 letter word)
    • inflections: eyed, eyeing, eying, eyes
    • related terms: uneye, ineye, outeye, overeye, undereye, eyen, eyess, eyeful, eyeish, eyeless, eyelet, eyelike, eyesome, eyey, eyeable, eyer
  17. fed (3 letter word)
    • related terms: unfed, malfed, Misfed, outfed, overfed, refed, refer, surfed, underfed, FEDER, fedity
  18. forceful (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unforceful, unforcible, forcite, forcy, forcible, forcer, forcive
  19. forcible (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unforcible, forcibly
  20. go (2 letter word)
    • inflections: went, gone, going, goes
  21. gumshoe (7 letter word)
    • inflections: gumshoed, gumshoeing, gumshoes
  22. hand (4 letter word)
    • inflections: handed, handing, hands
    • related terms: unhand, unhandsome, unhandy, forehand, overhand, overhandling, underhand, Underhandly, uphand, handful, handless, handlike, handling, handsome, handy, hander, Handly
  23. handler (7 letter word)
  24. laborer (7 letter word)
    • related terms: colaborer, underlaborer, laborage, labordom, laboress, laborhood, laborism, laborist, laborite, laborless, laborsome, laborable, laborous, laborious, laborant
  25. live (4 letter word)
    • inflections: lived, living, lives
    • related terms: alive, unlive, unlivery, unlivable, unliver, dislive, forelive, mislive, outlive, outliver, overlive, relive, relivable, reliver, underlive, liven, livery, liveness, liveware, liveable, liver, livor, lively
  26. maker (5 letter word)
    • related terms: unmaker, unmakable, automaker, comaker, premaker, remaker, undermaker, makeress, makership
  27. mechanic (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unmechanic, unmechanize, auto-mechanic, hydromechanic, hydromechanics, telemechanic, telemechanics, telemechanism, mechanal, mechanics, mechanism, mechanist, Mechanoid, mechanise, mechanize, mechanisation, mechanization
  28. medium (6 letter word)
    • related terms: intermedium, Postmedium, remedium, mediumism, mediumship, mediumize, mediumization, mediumly
  29. mighty (6 letter word)
    • related terms: unmighty, overmighty, mightiness, mightier, mightily
  30. mover (5 letter word)
    • related terms: premover, remover, removal, removable
  31. narc (4 letter word)
    • inflections: narced, narcing, narcs
    • related terms: Narcine, narcism, narcist, Narcocracy, narcous
  32. operant (7 letter word)
    • related terms: Inoperant, cooperant, cooperage, cooperite, coopery, cooperate, cooperation, cooperative, co-operant, co-operable, co-operate, co-operation, co-operative, operette, operable, operate, operance, operation, operative
  33. operator (8 letter word)
    • related terms: cooperator, cooperage, cooperite, coopery, cooperate, cooperant, cooperation, cooperative, co-operator, co-operable, co-operate, co-operant, co-operation, co-operative, Interoperator, preoperator, preoperate, preoperation, preoperative, Teleoperator, operette, operable, operate, operance, operant, operation, operative
  34. pilot (5 letter word)
    • inflections: piloted, piloting, pilots
    • related terms: autopilot, copilot, co-pilot, pilotage, pilotee, pilotism, pilotless, pilotship, pilotman
  35. potent (6 letter word)
    • related terms: unpotent, unpotable, impotent, impotable, impotence, autopotent, counterpotent, counterpotence, counter-potent, equipotent, overpotent, prepotent, prepotence, subpotent, potency, potentee, potential, potentness, potenty, potentate, potentiate, potentize, potently
  36. powerful (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unpowerful, unpower, overpowerful, overpower, powerless, powerable
  37. producer (8 letter word)
    • related terms: coproducer, coproduction, Overproducer, reproducer, reproducible, reproduction, reproductive, underproducer, underproduction, underproductive, producal, producible, producent, production, productive
  38. puissant (8 letter word)
    • related terms: impuissant, impuissance, overpuissant, puissantness, puissantly
  39. revenuer (8 letter word)
    • related term: revenual
  40. ruling (6 letter word)
    • related terms: interruling, misruling, misruly, misruler, overruling, overruler, underruling, underruler, Rule-Based, ruledom, ruleless, ruler
  41. runner (6 letter word)
    • related terms: forerunner, outrunner, overrunner, under-runner
  42. scout (5 letter word)
    • inflections: scouted, scouting, scouts
    • related terms: escout, outscout, prescout, scoutdom, scouthood, scoutish, Scoutlike, Scouty, scouter
  43. sleuth (6 letter word)
    • inflections: sleuthed, sleuthing, sleuths
    • related terms: Cybersleuth, sleuthful, sleuthlike, Sleuthy
  44. spotter (7 letter word)
  45. striking (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unstriking, overstriking, restriking, understriking, Strikee, striken, strikeless, Strikelike, striker
  46. strong (6 letter word)
    • related terms: unstrong, overstrong, overstrongness, overstrongly, strongish, stronglike, strongness, stronger, strongman, Strongwoman, strongly
  47. subject (7 letter word)
    • inflections: subjected, subjecting, subjects
    • related terms: unsubject, unsubjectlike, unsubjectable, unsubjection, unsubjective, cosubject, countersubject, Intersubject, presubject, presubjection, resubject, resubjection, subjectdom, subjecthood, subjectify, subjectist, subjectless, subjectlike, subjectness, subjectship, subjectable, subjectible, subjection, subjective, Subjectwise
  48. telling (7 letter word)
    • related terms: untelling, untelic, foretelling, mistelling, outtelling, overtelling, pretelling, retelling, tellee, tellen, tellsome, telly, tellable, teller
  49. usable (6 letter word)
    • related terms: unusable, unusage, conusable, conusee, conusance, conusor, conusant, perusable, perusal, peruser, reusable, Reusably, usably
  50. valid (5 letter word)
    • related terms: unvalid, unvalidness, unvalidity, unvalidly, invalid, invalidcy, invalidhood, invalidish, invalidism, invalidness, invalidship, invalidate, invalidation, invalidity, invalidly, prevalid, Prevalidate, Prevalidation, prevalidity, prevalidly, Validify, validness, validate, validous, validation, validity, validly
  51. vigorous (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unvigorous, overvigorous, vigorish, vigorist, vigorless
  52. vital (5 letter word)
    • related terms: avital, avitic, unvital, invital, invitee, invitable, invitiate, inviter, invitant, invitation, intervital, intravital, vitalic, vitalism, vitalist, vitalness, vitalise, vitalize, vitalisation, vitalization, vitality, vitally
  53. worker (6 letter word)
    • related terms: unworker, unworkable, Autoworker, coworker, co-worker, counterworker, counter-worker, outworker, subworker, subworkman, Teleworker, underworker, underworkman, Workerism, Workerlike
  54. workhand (8 letter word)
  55. workman (7 letter word)
    • related terms: subworkman, underworkman, workmanlike, workmanship, workmanly

Related words for the term operative, that have the same number of characters:

  1. architect (9 letter word)
    • inflections: architected, architecting, architects
    • related terms: Rearchitect, subarchitect, architecture, architective
  2. conductor (9 letter word)
    • related terms: photoconductor, preconductor, Reconductor, conductress, conductorial, conductorless, conductorship, conductory, Conductorly
  3. craftsman (9 letter word)
    • related terms: craftsmanlike, craftsmanship, craftsmanly
  4. effective (9 letter word)
    • related terms: uneffective, uneffectless, uneffectible, ineffective, ineffectible, preeffective, pre-effective, subeffective, Undereffective, effectful, effectless, effectuous, effectible, effecter, effector
  5. effectual (9 letter word)
    • related terms: uneffectual, ineffectual, preeffectual, pre-effectual, effectuate, effectuous, effectuation
  6. efficient (9 letter word)
    • related terms: unefficient, inefficient, inefficience, coefficient, pre-efficient, efficience
  7. energetic (9 letter word)
    • related terms: unenergetic, inenergetic, pre-energetic, energetics
  8. executant (9 letter word)
    • related terms: coexecutant, coexecutor, executable, executer, executor, execution, executive
  9. executrix (9 letter word)
    • related terms: coexecutrix, executrixship
  10. machinist (9 letter word)
  11. operation (9 letter word)
    • related terms: inoperation, inoperable, Inoperant, inoperative, cooperation, cooperage, cooperite, coopery, cooperate, cooperant, cooperative, co-operation, co-operable, co-operate, co-operant, co-operative, Counteroperation, disoperation, Interoperation, maloperation, Microoperation, Misoperation, preoperation, preoperate, preoperative, reoperation, reoperate, Teleoperation, operette, operable, operate, operance, operant, operative
  12. performer (9 letter word)
  13. practical (9 letter word)
    • related terms: unpractical, impractical, prepractical, prepractise, practician, practicable, practicer, practicant
  14. prepotent (9 letter word)
    • related term: prepotence
  15. steersman (9 letter word)

Related words for the term operative, that have more characters:

  1. accessible (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unaccessible, inaccessible, preaccessible, accessless, accessable, accessor, accessive
  2. armipotent (10 letter word)
    • related term: armipotence
  3. authoritative (13 letter word)
    • related terms: unauthoritative, inauthoritative, authoritarian, authority
  4. craftswoman (11 letter word)
  5. efficacious (11 letter word)
    • related terms: unefficacious, inefficacious, inefficacity, efficacity
  6. employable (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unemployable, Unemployee, unemployment, employee, employless, employment
  7. fabricator (10 letter word)
    • related terms: prefabricator, Fabricless, Fabriclike, fabricable, fabricate, fabricant, fabrication, fabricative
  8. functioning (11 letter word)
    • related terms: unfunctioning, malfunctioning, malfunction, Misfunctioning, overfunctioning, functional, functionless, Functionoid, functionate, functionize, functionation
  9. irresistible (12 letter word)
    • related terms: irresistless, irresistable, irresistance
  10. manipulator (11 letter word)
    • related terms: micromanipulator, micromanipulation, manipulable, manipulate, manipulation, manipulative
  11. operational (11 letter word)
    • related terms: inoperational, inoperable, Inoperant, inoperation, inoperative, operette, operable, operate, operance, operant, operation, operative
  12. perpetrator (11 letter word)
    • related terms: perpetrable, perpetrate, perpetration
  13. plainclothesman (15 letter word)
  14. practicable (11 letter word)
    • related terms: unpracticable, unpractical, impracticable, impractical, practical, practician, practicer, practicant
  15. practitioner (12 letter word)
    • related terms: malpractitioner, practitional, practitionery
  16. reconnoiterer (13 letter word)
  17. roustabout (10 letter word)
  18. workingman (10 letter word)
  19. nonoperative (12 letter word)
  20. Paraoperative (13 letter word)
  21. Perioperative (13 letter word)
  22. self-operative (14 letter word)
  23. unoperative (11 letter word)
    • related term: unopen
  24. cooperative (11 letter word)
    • related terms: noncooperative, uncooperative, cooperage, cooperite, coopery, cooperate, cooperant, cooperation
  25. co-operative (12 letter word)
    • related terms: non-co-operative, semico-operative, co-option, co-optive
  26. Intraoperative (14 letter word)
  27. postoperative (13 letter word)
  28. Post-Operative (14 letter word)
  29. preoperative (12 letter word)
    • related terms: preoperate, preoperation
  30. operette (8 letter word)
  31. operable (8 letter word)
    • related terms: nonoperable, nonoperative, inoperable, Inoperant, inoperation, inoperative, co-operable, co-operate, co-operant, co-operation, co-operative, interoperable, operette, operate, operance, operant, operation, operative
  32. operate (7 letter word)
    • related terms: cooperate, cooperage, cooperite, coopery, cooperant, cooperation, cooperative, co-operate, co-operable, co-operant, co-operation, co-operative, Interoperate, Misoperate, preoperate, preoperation, preoperative, reoperate, reoperation, Teleoperate, operette, operable, operance, operant, operation, operative
  33. operance (8 letter word)
    • related terms: operette, operable, operate, operant, operation, operative

Related phrases for the term operative, that have fewer characters:

  1. CIA man (7 character phrase)
  2. in force (8 character phrase)
  3. in power (8 character phrase)

Related phrase for the term operative, that has the same number of characters:

  1. FBI agent (9 character phrase)

Related phrases for the term operative, that have more characters:

  1. Bow Street runner (17 character phrase)
  2. Secret Service (14 character phrase)
  3. Sherlock Holmes (15 character phrase)
  4. cloak-and-dagger operative (26 character phrase)
  5. counterintelligence agent (25 character phrase)
  6. inside man (10 character phrase)
  7. mighty in battle (16 character phrase)
  8. military-intelligence man (25 character phrase)
  9. naval-intelligence man (22 character phrase)
  10. police detective (16 character phrase)
  11. Prime Mover (11 character phrase)
  12. treasury agent (14 character phrase)
  13. undercover man (14 character phrase)

Other related terms for the term operative, that have fewer characters:

  1. G-man (5 character term)
  2. T-man (5 character term)

Other related terms for the term operative, that have more characters:

  1. high-potency (12 character term)
  2. high-powered (12 character term)
    • related term: high-power
  3. high-pressure (13 character term)
  4. high-tension (12 character term)
  5. spy-catcher (11 character term)

Phrases with Operative

  1. operative field
  2. co-operative republic of guyana
  3. Post-Operative

Names with Operative

  1. The Operative

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