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Despite her obstacles, the actress is appreciative of her ability to advocate for greater diversity going forward.

I was appreciative of the preservation of his presence, but once again, the memory of Alberta was mostly absent.

From Time

I’m appreciative of all of our clients from around the world who we’ve been able to successfully support.

We use the process of appreciative inquiry to go out and engage with communities.

From Vox

No matter how often the subject came up, the audience (whose non-white faces could be counted on one hand) whooped appreciatively.

Even as a young man, Roosevelt spoke appreciatively of the democratic currents that ran through American history.

The students, a handful of them Democratic activists, nod appreciatively at what the president might call a “teachable moment.”

The audience—which filled up perhaps half of the synagogue's 1,000-seat sanctuary—laughed appreciatively.

On being ushered to a bar tent, he blew out his cheeks and raised his eyebrows appreciatively at the range of drinks on offer.

The little man licked his lips appreciatively and returned to the doorway below the premises of Kazmah.

John Dory pulled at his cigar appreciatively, sniffed its flavour for a moment, and then leaned forward in his chair.

From time to time he bites appreciatively on a ham sandwich as he looks about him, apparently viewing the room for the first time.

They talked of Werther and his sorrows; the Emperor appreciatively, and with a knowledge of detail.

When the tray was ejected, he sipped his drink appreciatively and looked across the rim of the glass at the other man.


On this page you'll find 45 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to appreciatively, such as: admiringly, affectionately, earnestly, fondly, longingly, and passionately.

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