Origin of anticipative
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Examples from the Web for anticipative
Our very passions, when most agitated, are most anticipative.Pelham, Complete
The internal organization of the colonial church is also anticipative.
There was a note of anticipative defiance in the young voice as she spoke.The Red City
S. Weir Mitchell
We have seen the historical results of this mode of procedure in what is denominated the Anticipative or Hypothetical Method.
"Ho, ho," said Mr. Rugge, in hissing accents which had often thrilled the threepenny gallery with anticipative horror.What Will He Do With It, Complete