- Must your voice escape control exactly at the indicatory words? - "The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete", George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009.
- In a case of the alienated wife, whose blood is running another way, no foul snake's bite is more poisonous than that indicatory touch, however simple and slight. - "Lord Ormont and his Aminta, v4", George Meredith Edition: 10 Language: English.
- Within a week from the 10th of August, the denizens of the municipality had searched the rooms for any relics which might be discovered there indicatory of a feeling inimical to the Republic; their residences also were searched, and there were orders at the barriers that they should not pass out; but the future Vendean leaders had too quickly appreciated the signs of the time; they had gone before the revolutionary tribunal had had time to form itself. - "La Vendée An Historical Romance", Anthony Trollope.