appreciativeness

appreciative

[uh-pree-shuh-tiv, -shee-uh-, -shee-ey-]
adjective
feeling or showing appreciation: an appreciative audience at the concert.

Origin:
1690–1700; appreciate + -ive

appreciatively, adverb
appreciativeness, noun
nonappreciative, adjective
nonappreciatively, adverb
nonappreciativeness, noun
overappreciative, adjective
overappreciatively, adverb
overappreciativeness, noun
unappreciative, adjective
unappreciatively, adverb
unappreciativeness, noun
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appreciative or appreciatory (əˈpriːʃɪətɪv, -ʃə-)
 
adj
feeling, expressing, or capable of appreciation
 
appreciatory or appreciatory
 
adj
 
ap'preciatively or appreciatory
 
adv
 
ap'preciatorily or appreciatory
 
adv
 
ap'preciativeness or appreciatory
 
n

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appreciative
1650s (implied in appreciatively); see appreciate + -ive.
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