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Causing something to exist or happen - thesaurus

Synonyms

decisive

adjective

making the final result of a situation completely certain

instrumental

adjective

involved in an important way in making something happen

enabling

adjective

making something possible, especially by giving someone the skills to do it

causal

adjective

formal if there is a causal connection or relationship between two events, one event causes the other

causative

adjective

formal causing something

productive

adjective

formal causing or producing something

generative

adjective

formal capable of producing something

deciding

adjective

producing the final result of a situation or event

effective

adjective

used for saying what is really having a particular effect, although other things may be involved in a situation

at work

having a particular effect or influence

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catalytic

adjective

causing something to happen or change

conducive

adjective

creating a situation that helps something to happen

contributory

adjective

partly responsible for a situation or event

determining

adjective

controlling your decision to do something

driving

adjective

used about people or things that influence something strongly or make it happen

fecund

adjective

very formal producing many good new things

fertile

adjective

a fertile mind or situation is able to produce good ideas or results

formative

adjective

strongly influencing the development of someone’s character and beliefs

prolific

adjective

a prolific writer, band etc produces a lot of books, CDs etc

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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