Sentence Examples with the word appreciative

Cynthia and her husband were appreciative of his efforts, which Dean knew came as much from nerves over his pending jury duty as early morning kindness.

Ere that come to pass; ere the Pequod's weedy hull rolls side by side with the barnacled hulls of the leviathan; at the outset it is but well to attend to a matter almost indispensable to a thorough appreciative understanding of the more special leviathanic revelations and allusions of all sorts which are to follow.

It's made me cautious and appreciative of the importance of self-reliance.

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Boris smiled circumspectly, so that it might be taken as ironical or appreciative according to the way the joke was received.

A second edition of the Gesta regum (1127) was dedicated to Earl Robert of Gloucester, whose literary tastes made him an appreciative patron.

He opened the door for her with an appreciative smile.

Besides mentioning the encouragement bestowed by leading Germans like Goethe, Herder, Raumer, etc., on Czech poets and scholars, the book gives an appreciative account of the Emperor Joseph.

This point of view was not widely shared even in circles appreciative of his actual work.

There is also an appreciative account of Ellsworth's life and work in H.

She watched him walk into the room, appreciative of his athletic frame.