a. concerning each of two or more persons or things; exchangeable; interacting
The two nations signed a reciprocal trade agreement.
Sentence in Classic:
This woman must have loved this man, to all appearance, judging from the amount of love within her; but probably, in the daily and reciprocal reproaches of the horrible distress which weighed on the whole group, this had become extinct.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
The absolute solitude in which they lived intensified their reciprocal thoughts; yet some might have said that it had the disadvantage of consuming their mutual affections at a fearfully prodigal rate.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
They both act as reciprocal cause and effect, and a change in neither alone will bring the desired effect.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context
Now in the present case Erskine contended that the examples of the whale and the lady were reciprocally illustrative of each other.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
Here besides the law of retrospection, which regards all the past as a preparation for events that subsequently occur, the law of reciprocity comes in, confusing the whole matter.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He feelingly alluded to the young lady, unknown, whom Traddles had honoured with his affection, and who had reciprocated that affection by honouring and blessing Traddles with her affection.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context