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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having or showing gratitude or thanks.

Usage examples (9)
  • But she was already reading the brief article aloud, slowly but with appreciatory expression.
  • “Well, well, well!” said Ann in a low descending scale, and with an appreciatory nod to each word.
  • Diana watched the rapidly moving, compact square eagerly with appreciatory eyes -- it was a beautiful sight.
  • He deprecated any remarks appreciatory of his wonderful services. for more
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