appreciative

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adjective ap·pre·cia·tive \ə-ˈprē-shə-tiv, -ˈpri- also -ˈprē-shē-ˌā-\

Definition of appreciative

  1. :  having or showing appreciation an appreciative audience was appreciative of his good luck

appreciatively

adverb

appreciativeness

noun

Examples of appreciative in a Sentence

  1. his latest novel has received a number of appreciative reviews

  2. very appreciative after we helped him change his flat tire

Circa 1698

First Known Use of appreciative

circa 1698


APPRECIATIVE Defined for Kids

appreciative

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adjective ap·pre·cia·tive \ə-ˈprē-shə-tiv\

Definition of appreciative for Students

  1. :  having or showing gratitude an appreciative smile

appreciatively

adverb


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