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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner that is open to ideas, impressions, or suggestions.

Usage examples (36)
  • She should have listened more receptively, more tenderly.
  • Life is best lived receptively and through self-reflection.
  • Bridgette Mabandla and Ncqonde Balfour receptively as well as a business delegation.
  • With one we seek aggressively to master life; with the other we seek receptively to be inspired. for more
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