Spanish translation of 'appreciative'
1. (= grateful)
[smile] de agradecimiento
[look] lleno de agradecimiento
to be appreciative of [kindness, efforts] mostrarse agradecido por ⧫ agradecer
he was very appreciative of what I had done se mostró muy agradecido por lo que yo había hecho ⧫ agradeció mucho lo que yo había hecho
2. (= admiring)
[look, whistle] de admiración
it’s rewarding to act before an appreciative audience es gratificante actuar ante un público que sabe apreciar la calidad de lo que ve or ante un público apreciativo
to be appreciative of [art, music, good food] saber apreciar
3. (= aware)
to be appreciative of [danger, risk] ser capaz de apreciar
they were not fully appreciative of the danger that lay ahead no eran capaces de apreciar del todo el peligro que les acechaba
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Example Sentences Including 'appreciative'
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It always ended in a large round of appreciative applause.CELEBRATING SECOMBE: A Tribute to Sir Harry Secombe (2002)
Be an appreciative audience for their efforts.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Beautifully filmed, it is a sensitive portrait of a considerable ego blossoming under the attention from appreciative crowds of his fellow countrymen.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But she's very appreciative of effort.The Sun (2014)
Certainly the worldwide audience was appreciative.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
His appreciative audience applauded and, of course, he winked.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
I smiled, made appreciative comments and asked if his wife would like to join us.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Now he treats standing up on stage and saying exactly what he wants to an appreciative British audience with a secular awe.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
To be playing lots of gigs to appreciative crowds and for the album to do well.The Sun (2010)
Yet he did, with an appreciative crowd cheering him on.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He received a big hand from the appreciative crowd when he returned.The Sun (2012)
It was the sort of goal that drew a cheer when it went in, then an appreciative murmur when it was replayed on the big screen.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The performance drew prolonged applause from the appreciative crowd.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The sight of the Belgian centre back warming up in the tenth minute had brought appreciative applause.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The stands were full and the crowd appreciative when Australia did things well, but clear in their allegiance.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
We are all very appreciative of his support so far.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
It was just an appreciative comment!Times, Sunday Times (2015)
My wife got home and looked appalled rather than appreciative of my efforts.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Not only does this enable you to accomplish what you must - those who've taken you for granted will suddenly be far more appreciative of your efforts.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Only two seemed appreciative of my efforts.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He should find an appreciative new audience.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Instead of using your comedy skills just to entertain friends, look out for a contest that will put you in front of an appreciative audience.The Sun (2006)
The farmers weren't too appreciative of our efforts, but we got the job done.The Sun (2009)
The noble art of self-defence in all its aesthetic glory will always draw polite applause from appreciative audiences.The Sun (2006)
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British English: appreciative ADJECTIVE
An appreciative reaction or comment shows the enjoyment that you are getting from something.
There is a murmur of appreciative laughter.
Translation of appreciative from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary