from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Capable of or showing appreciation.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Capable of appreciating; manifesting due appreciation: as, an appreciative audience.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having or showing a just or ready appreciation or perception.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Showing appreciation or gratitude.
  • adjective Capable of showing appreciation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective feeling or expressive of gratitude
  • adjective having or showing appreciation or a favorable critical judgment or opinion


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