Translation of appreciative in Spanish:


de agradecimiento, adj.

Pronunciation /əˈpriʃ(i)ədɪv/ /əˈpriːʃ(ɪ)ətɪv/


  • 1

    (smile/gesture) de agradecimiento
    to be appreciative of sth estar agradecido por algo
    he wasn't very appreciative no se mostró muy agradecido
    • In the end the audience is also appreciative of people who are so undisguised.
    • She is very appreciative of my cooking, so it's always a pleasure feeding her
    • Substituted in the 75th minute, he received a standing ovation from fans appreciative of his contribution.
    • Further, the Premier is appreciative of the fact that, to date, no one has succumbed to the actions being recommended by this user.
    • Also crowds are appreciative of effort and that is what I give.
    • We know that Perth isn't the biggest place in the country, but we know the fans that do come out are very appreciative of what we are trying to achieve.
    • I had the distinct feeling that they weren't all that interested in, or appreciative of, the heritage in their charge.
    • She was appreciative of the contribution the ‘great car economy’ made to the wealth of the nation.
    • It was too little, too late but the home support were appreciative of the late heroics even if their championship dreams were over.
    • After being told I was dying, I now feel very appreciative of everything.
    • He was resistant at first, but soon became a careful dresser and appreciative of his wife's flair for interior design.
    • They're very acceptable to what we're doing and appreciative of what we're doing for Scottish football.
    • I would still recommend living and working abroad as it has made me more appreciative of the things I have got back home.
    • And for once I was actually appreciative of the early finish since I've been on my feet all day.
    • Old people have been particularly appreciative of the girls' offers to collect pensions and do shopping.
    • The money was fantastic but, in reality, I was more appreciative of the recognition it signified.
    • He could be quite cheeky and a bit cussed sometimes, but he was always polite to me and very appreciative of everything.
    • Most people are very appreciative of what we do and that is very rewarding.
    • People would be more mellow and more appreciative of the things around them.
    • There are patients who are appreciative of nurses helping them through their stay in hospital.
  • 2

    (of art, good food)
    New York audiences are very appreciative el público neoyorquino es muy apreciativo / sabe apreciar un buen espectáculo
    • it was a wonderful meal, but she wasn't very appreciative fue una comida estupenda, pero ella no la supo apreciar
  • 3

    (look) de admiración
    (comment) elogioso