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appreciate
used in The Adventures of Augie March

21 uses
  • I appreciate this durability, and I'm a lover myself.
    Chapter 24 (80% in)
  • It was true enough for them, and at the age of nine I could appreciate this perfectly.
    Chapter 1 (12% in)
  • Maybe Grandma Lausch had gotten her original dream scheme of Rosenwald or Carnegie favors from appreciation of this gift of Simon's.
    Chapter 7 (24% in)
  • I said to Mr. Renling, "I appreciate your kindness, and you two are swell.
    Chapter 9 (8% in)
  • I even thought that she appreciated the visit and said I was her neighbor now and would come again.
    Chapter 9 (28% in)
  • They appreciated Padilla and his spirit of the thing, so let themselves into the fun.
    Chapter 10 (63% in)
  • "I didn't appreciate my old man enough.
    Chapter 11 (4% in)
  • I had noted her with appreciation, maybe the more fit to judge because I had no thought of making her myself.
    Chapter 11 (9% in)
  • They may seem a little slow-witted to you"—Mr. and Mrs. Magnus didn't quite get this, Simon's tone being enough for them and the fine satisfaction they took in him, but Charlotte was seized with a laugh in the throat at this mischief interrupting his seriousness—"but they have something you'll have to learn to appreciate, and that's their kindness and the way they stick by their own.
    Chapter 11 (47% in)
  • And this spectacular ancient aggrandizement with its remains of art and many noble signs I could appreciate even if I didn't want to be just borne down by the grandeur of it.
    Chapter 12 (2% in)
  • " "I'd appreciate it if you wouldn't make any jokes.
    Chapter 12 (43% in)
  • I appreciated his consciousness in advance of rights and wrongs that hadn't risen to view yet.
    Chapter 13 (11% in)
  • I know I seemed too fresh and well in color, not enough smoked and yellowed to appreciate what they were up against.
    Chapter 13 (22% in)
  • As I wasn't yet old enough to be tired of confinement to my own sense, I didn't appreciate this enough.
    Chapter 14 (37% in)
  • But later when I saw vultures on carcasses I appreciated his prouder pull of a more noble bird.
    Chapter 15 (44% in)
  • I appreciated it that she let up her severity, and she was happy that she was still my preference.
    Chapter 18 (0% in)
  • As for greediness or envy, fat self-smelling of appreciation, hates and destructions, fraud, gnawing, she had a very poor tolerance of them, and I'd see her go out in the eyes in a really dangerous way at a gathering.
    Chapter 18 (3% in)
  • This was terribly pleasing to me, inasmuch as it followed, with self-appreciation, that such a woman would naturally turn for help to a man in her own class.
    Chapter 18 (9% in)
  • I had an impression of a smile of halfway appreciation of it.
    Chapter 19 (97% in)
  • That was how the Lausch brothers had let the old lady down, failing to appreciate legitimacy and without any sense of standards.
    Chapter 21 (9% in)
  • "You're not just sloppy, you appreciate good things.
    Chapter 22 (23% in)

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