Adjective "appreciative" definition and examples

(Appreciative may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/əˈpriːʃ(ɪ)ətɪv/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Feeling or showing gratitude or pleasure.
  1. 'the team are very appreciative of your support'
  2. 'They're very acceptable to what we're doing and appreciative of what we're doing for Scottish football.'
  3. 'Further, the Premier is appreciative of the fact that, to date, no one has succumbed to the actions being recommended by this user.'
  4. 'After being told I was dying, I now feel very appreciative of everything.'
  5. 'People would be more mellow and more appreciative of the things around them.'
  6. 'I had the distinct feeling that they weren't all that interested in, or appreciative of, the heritage in their charge.'
  7. 'It was too little, too late but the home support were appreciative of the late heroics even if their championship dreams were over.'
  8. 'He was resistant at first, but soon became a careful dresser and appreciative of his wife's flair for interior design.'
  9. 'Substituted in the 75th minute, he received a standing ovation from fans appreciative of his contribution.'
  10. 'In the end the audience is also appreciative of people who are so undisguised.'
  11. 'Also crowds are appreciative of effort and that is what I give.'

More definitions

1. feeling or showing appreciation: an appreciative audience at the concert.

More examples(as adjective)

"visitors can be appreciative of efforts."

"markets can be appreciative of measures."

"teams can be appreciative of supports."

"people can be appreciative of presences."

"people can be appreciative of people."

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