Sentence Examples


  • You weren't very receptive last time.
  • We find thus three factors of a nervous mechanism present, a receptive, a conducting, and a responding part.
  • In Cypripedium all three stigmas are functional, but in the great majority of orchids only the lateral pair form receptive surfaces (st, fig.
  • His personality was that of a well-instructed, outwardly cold, because cool and calculating man, essentially receptive, afire for only one idea: the highest possible development of the French monarchy, internally and externally, as against both the secular powers and the Church.
  • He was, indeed, too receptive of thought impressions of all kinds to be a consistent systematizer.