And, receiving an affirmatory nod from the preoccupied gambler, he went on.
He used the Quaker poet's name as if it were an affirmatory oath.
She hesitated for a second; then, with an affirmatory murmur, accepted the proffered arm.
Patty, holding fast to affirmatory personal knowledge, retorted that the thing had been done.
Her face turned pale for a moment and her lips trembled, but she spoke an affirmatory word only, and waited.