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  • adverb In a receptive manner.

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  • adverb in a receptive manner

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Examples

  • It is practice for dealing with life as peacefully and receptively as possible, not just superficially, but on the inside, too.

    Olivia Rosewood: Please Meditate: Parents, Too

  • It is practice for dealing with life as peacefully and receptively as possible, not just superficially, but on the inside, too.

    Olivia Rosewood: Please Meditate: Parents, Too

  • Life is best lived receptively and through self-reflection.

    Questions and more Questions

  • Another complaint I have about both February and May is that everybody who is not black and Asian, respectively, sits back passively (albeit often receptively) and waits to have the History and Heritage brought to them.

    SeeLight:

  • Another complaint I have about both February and May is that everybody who is not black and Asian, respectively, sits back passively (albeit often receptively) and waits to have the History and Heritage brought to them.

    Black History Month Support

  • And since my students were already predisposed to think cultural studies has little to learn from those still speaking receptively of "the literary," Simpson's rhetoric effectively drove the "cultural" and

    Presentism and the Archives

  • When I conversed with her in motorfree English, it was clear that this girl was a proficient linguist—both receptively and expressively.

    A Mind at a Time

  • When I conversed with her in motorfree English, it was clear that this girl was a proficient linguist—both receptively and expressively.

    A Mind at a Time

  • Bridgette Mabandla and Ncqonde Balfour receptively as well as a business delegation.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • That is being met very receptively here on Capitol Hill, but several key senators want to go further than the president.

    CNN Transcript Sep 21, 2001

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