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Usage examples for responsiveness

  1. It is this, so to say, conscious pantheism, this kinship with the secret forces and subtle moods of nature, this responsiveness to her mystic spiritual " intimations," that give to those writings their peculiar significance and value. – Vanishing Roads and Other Essays by Richard Le Gallienne
  2. There are great individual variations in responsiveness and sensitiveness to social pressure. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  3. He found her smile peculiarly winning, and was conscious of the responsiveness of her fingers, so different from the limp passivity of many a feminine greeting. – The Mayor of Warwick by Herbert M. Hopkins
  4. But it did not immediately usher in as its successor an era of professionalism and responsiveness to the wishes of the public. – The Fairfax County Courthouse by Ross D. Netherton Ruby Waldeck
  5. Was it fair to take advantage of the quick responsiveness of Nan's emotions- that sensitiveness which gave reply as readily as a violin to the bow? – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  6. With her quick responsiveness, Sylvia sprang into the outstretched arms, overcome by the other's emotion. – The Bent Twig by Dorothy Canfield
  7. The man's unfailing responsiveness was a revelation to her. – The Obstacle Race by Ethel M. Dell
  8. A sullen child is below the normal level of responsiveness. – Study of Child Life by Marion Foster Washburne
  9. Would she preserve her beautiful responsiveness to his ascendency? – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  10. They are a message of comfort; and, where the people are censured, it is for lack of faith and responsiveness. – Introduction to the Old Testament by John Edgar McFadyen
  11. Even now she could sway him if only she let a touch of the responsiveness that clamoured in her find expression, but she had come in answer to a more austere summons. – The Tempering by Charles Neville Buck
  12. Endearments had been rare, more formal; living bodily untroubled and unashamed, and, as she phrased it, having no one to care for her, she turned insensibly in the direction where she was due; she slightly imitated Miss Dale's colloquial responsiveness. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  13. Vernon's fancy of her must have sprung from her prompt and most musical responsiveness. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
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