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Meaning of “appreciative” in the English Dictionary

"appreciative" in British English

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appreciativeadjective

uk   /əˈpriː.ʃə.tɪv/  us   /-t̬ɪv/
appreciatively
adverb uk   us   /-li/
She ​smiled appreciatively at him.
(Definition of appreciative from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"appreciative" in American English

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appreciativeadjective

 us   /əˈpri·ʃə·t̬ɪv, -ʃi·ə-/
grateful: An appreciative ​audiencewildlyapplauded the ​performance.
appreciatively
adverb  us   /əˈpri·ʃət̬·ɪv·li, əˈprɪʃ·ət̬-/
She smiled appreciatively at him.
(Definition of appreciative from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “appreciative”
in Chinese (Simplified) 有鉴赏力的, 感激的…
in Turkish takdir eden, değer, kıymet bilen…
in Russian признательный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有鑒賞力的, 感激的…
in Polish wdzięczny, pełen uznania…
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