EXPRESSIVE LANGUAGE By N., Sam M.S. - 19 Language produced by a speaker or writer. Also called productive language. EXPRESSIVE LANGUAGE: "Expressive language is used by the speaker and not the listener or reader." Related Psychology Terms LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) READABILITY RESEARCH EXPRESSIVE BEHAVIOR FROMM, ERICH (1900—) BODY LANGUAGE (Organ Language) CEREBRAL CORTEX HEARING (AUDITION) AUTOCLITIC HABIT DARWIN, CHARLES ROBERT Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "EXPRESSIVE LANGUAGE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/expressive-language/ (accessed July 3, 2022).