1 We did it to show our appreciation of his talking the provost guard out of putting us in jail.
2 They would have showed their appreciation long ago, had Rhett not acted as if their appreciation were a matter of small moment.
3 Lily received this with fresh appreciation; his nonsense was like the bubbling of her inner mood.
4 The Dawsons smiled their appreciation of listening to a savant.
5 Robert followed her work with close attention, giving forth little ejaculatory expressions of appreciation in French, which he addressed to Madame Ratignolle.
6 He was beside himself with astonishment and delight over these companionable advances, and showed his appreciation by his little quick, snappy barks and a lively agitation.
7 And he hated the lieutenant, who had no appreciation of fine minds.
8 It was useless to expect appreciation of his profound and fine sense from such men as the lieutenant.
9 I turned my shoulder to him in sign of my appreciation, and looked into the fog.
10 Thus he could see and enjoy as long as he could see, because the appreciation of this favor had remained with him to the last.
11 Women have no appreciation of good looks; at least, good women have not.
12 Your portrait of him has quickened his appreciation of the personal appearance of other people.
13 He was an extremely clever young man, though he had no real appreciation of the visible arts, and whatever little sense of the beauty of poetry he possessed he had gained entirely from Dorian.
14 The reason why I am now dissatisfied is that I have not a clear appreciation of the past.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In Chapter 113. The Past.
15 We all took some, but our appreciation of it was gone, and we merely made a show of eating it.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 28. Mr. MICAWBER'S GAUNTLET