approvingly

All Adverb
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  • He began to wonder how her eyes would change if they looked at him approvingly. Cited from The Bay State Monthly, Volume 3, No. 6, by Various
  • The men to whom he had been speaking looked after him approvingly. Cited from The Long Roll, by Mary Johnston
  • He looked approvingly at the clear blue water of the little lake. Cited from Islands of Space, by John W Campbell
  • He put his hands on his hips and looked her up and down approvingly. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • His eyes were on her face approvingly and he was thinking what a beautiful picture she made in her anger. Cited from The Man of the Desert, by Grace Livingston Hill
  • The other students laugh but the student from earlier looks at her approvingly.
  • The fat private on the stone, a score of feet away, studied her approvingly. Cited from The Wrong Twin, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • They nodded their heads approvingly, like men who are willing to try anything once. Cited from Purple Springs, by Nellie L. McClung
  • She was a game little sport, he told himself approvingly. Cited from The Yukon Trail, by William MacLeod Raine
  • His mother's eyes were fixed on him, and she nodded her head approvingly. Cited from The Widow O'Callaghan's Boys,byGulielma Zollinger
  • He smiled approvingly on finding how well his plan had succeeded. Cited from Life in the Grey Nunnery at Montreal,S. Richardson
  • Did he smile approvingly upon his young wife? Cited from Aikenside, by Mary J. Holmes
  • Estra looked at each approvingly, and then did something which made them wonder. Cited from The Lord of Death and the Queen of Life
  • He seemed to be satisfied with everything, for several times he nodded his head approvingly. Cited from German Classics of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, Vol. VII
  • And the sun's full, round face smiled approvingly upon him. Cited from Tom Slade Motorcycle Dispatch Bearer, by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  • He stood and looked at the two boys approvingly. Cited from Bob Cook and the German Spy,Tomlinson, Paul Greene
  • Grace was playing for us, and looked approvingly over her shoulders. Cited from The Late Miss Hollingford, by Rosa Mulholland
  • But he smiled approvingly at her as he said it, and she knew that he liked her having done it. Cited from The Wishing-Ring Man, by Margaret Widdemer
  • Win looked at it approvingly, promising himself later the fun of finding out its history and present use. Cited from The Spanish Chest, by Edna A. Brown
  • Now and then one would come up, grab his well hand and pat his shoulder approvingly. Cited from Peter, By F. Hopkinson Smith
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Meaning of approvingly

  • adverb In an approving manner
    she nodded approvingly