What does appreciative mean?

appreciative meaning in General Dictionary

Having or showing a just or prepared admiration or perception as an appreciative market

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  • having or showing admiration or a favorable crucial wisdom or opinion
  • sensation or expressive of appreciation
  • Having or showing a just or prepared understanding or perception; because, an appreciative market.

appreciative meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1650s (suggested in appreciatively); see appreciate + -ive. Relevant: Appreciativeness.


appreciative meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Having or showing a just or ready admiration or perception; as, an appreciative market.


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.

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