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His arms were still receptively outstretched, but suddenly he felt that attitude to have become absurd.
A PAGAN OF THE HILLSCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
I twisted my mustache into two attractive points, shot my cuffs, and glanced at her again, receptively.
POLICE!!!ROBERT W. CHAMBERS
We wait receptively, unbarring all our rust-hinged doors to welcome the true favors that now find us.
THE OPTIMIST'S GOOD MORNINGFLORENCE HOBART PERIN
In fact, she was rarely receptively humorous and never productively so.
THE RED CITYS. WEIR MITCHELL
The Inspector looked his amazement, and the others sat with receptively blank countenances waiting further disclosures.
THE CURVED BLADESCAROLYN WELLS
We perhaps read these volumes receptively enough, and form some sort of impression concerning them.
When I found that they listened receptively, I indulged in considerable self-pity over our difficulties, past and present.
HOME FIRES IN FRANCEDOROTHY CANFIELD
She only waited, receptively, for further communications on the subject of Henrietta and Dick.
CONCERNING SALLYWILLIAM JOHN HOPKINS
She smiled very receptively and declared that she would be charmed.

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