Pronounced: kafe (alt: kef), noun
Notes: A great word; I hope all of you have experienced it!
The word probative means “serving to test something or providing a proof”
Our word came into English in the mid-1400s
Background / Comments
Our word comes from the Latin word probare (to test or prove), which comes from probus (upright, good) — this root word also give us the word “probity”.