APPRECIATIVE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of appreciative
Definition:
a. having or showing a just or ready appreciation or perception
Example:
He becomes more appreciative of the meaning of life and its permanent spiritual values.
Sentence in Classic:
Boris smiled circumspectly, so that it might be taken as ironical or appreciative according to the way the joke was received.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Pumblechook, as to a man whose appreciative powers justified the inference that he was equal to the time.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
He was very genial and very appreciative of what we had done, and took off our hands all cares as to details.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
They did not like the dark shade of the thickets hedging the pasture creek, and they twitched their ears at Scarlett as if appreciative of human companionship.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
As the smell of crisp fresh pork came to her, Scarlett wrinkled her nose appreciatively, hoping that by the time it was cooked she would feel some appetite.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
She respected her husband in the same way as she respected the General Post Office, as something large, secure and fixed; and though she knew the small number of his talents she appreciated his abstract value as a male.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
I appreciated that point, and I conjectured that it was dropped by the murderer in his hurried flight.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context