He opened the door for her with an appreciative smile.
It's made me cautious and appreciative of the importance of self-reliance.
Swift was another appreciative visitor.
"Good one," Gabe said, appreciative of his friend's humor.
There is also an appreciative account of Ellsworth's life and work in H.
She glanced over Sarah's shoulder at Jackson who gave her an appreciative wink.
She watched him walk into the room, appreciative of his athletic frame.
Cynthia and her husband were appreciative of his efforts, which Dean knew came as much from nerves over his pending jury duty as early morning kindness.
Her sense of self-consciousness grew as the physical contact made her appreciative of the size and heat of his body.
He told her of his conversation with Parkside and she was appreciative that word was being conveyed to Randy.
Jackson gave him an appreciative glance and said, "My little girl is growing up."
An appreciative essay on Wollaston will be found in George Wilson's Religio Chemici (1862).
We should think of him also as the creator and master of Latin style - and, moreover, not only as a great orator but as a just and appreciative critic of oratory.
Relating anecdotes with appreciative humour and fascinating dramatic skill, lie used them freely and effectively in conversation and argument.
Boris smiled circumspectly, so that it might be taken as ironical or appreciative according to the way the joke was received.
(Boston, 1858); the appreciative sketch by J.
The opening lecture of his course was listened to by a large and appreciative audience.
In 1847 Emerson visited Great Britain for the second time, was welcomed by Carlyle, lectured to appreciative audiences in Manchester, Liverpool, Edinburgh and London, made many new friends among the best English people, paid a brief visit to Paris, and returned home in July 1848.
But when he had finished his work he kept it lying by him for years, being no longer so sure of finding appreciative readers; and when he did send it forth, in 1628, he was fain to be content with " the few and better sort.
Brown wrote an appreciative sketch (Boston, 1900) for the "Riverside Biographical Series."
Too well-informed, too appreciative and too modest to deem himself the peer of the "grand old masters," or one of "those far stars that come in sight once in a century," he made it his aim to write something that should "make a purer faith and manhood shine in the untutored heart," and to do this in the way that should best reach that heart.
Merivale as a historian cannot be compared with Gibbon for virility, but he takes an eminently common-sense and appreciative view.
Though never admitted into the inner circle of the king's associates, he found the king the most appreciative of readers and stimulating of companions, and the queen one of the most faithful of his friends; in biographical works and on other occasions he always defended the memory of the unfortunate monarch.
Grant (3 vols., New York, 1867-1881), and Grant in Peace (Hartford, 1887), are appreciative but lacking in discrimination.
He therefore adapts himself to his circumstances, and, using the mould rather than the chisel, produces specimens which show tawdry handsomeness and are attractively cheap. It must be admitted, however, that even though foreign appreciative faculty were sufficiently educated, the Japanese artist in metals would still labor under the great difficulty of devising shapes to take the place of those which Europe and America have learned to consider classical.
He was an earnest, appreciative, independent student.
At these Hegel became a frequent and appreciative visitor and made extracts from the art-notes in the newspapers.
His knowledge of medieval literature and his appreciative sympathy with medieval life admirably qualified him for his work, and his scholarly attainments are still highly esteemed.
This point of view was not widely shared even in circles appreciative of his actual work.
A second edition of the Gesta regum (1127) was dedicated to Earl Robert of Gloucester, whose literary tastes made him an appreciative patron.
Sumner's Alexander Hamilton (Makers of America series, New York, 1890) is appreciative, and important for its criticism from the point of view of an American free-trader; see also, on Hamilton's finance and economic views, Prof. C. F.