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During the lead-up to the appointment, you may experience what Bidwell Smith calls “anticipatory grief.”How at-home euthanasia can provide comfort to pets and owners|Kathryn Streeter|May 7, 2021|Washington Post
So when they are deciding whom to support, party chairs, delegates, donors and elected officials make speculative, anticipatory judgments about how candidates will perform in the general election.How ‘Strategic’ Bias Keeps Americans From Voting For Women And Candidates Of Color|LGBTQ-Editor|October 29, 2020|No Straight News
An anticipatory hush settled over the Columbia auditorium, bulbs flashing and cameras clicking.Yoani Sánchez: It’s Not Easy Being a Cuban Blogger|Laura Dimon|March 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
After weeks of anticipatory gloom, liberals can exhale and smile.Michael Tomasky on Obamacare’s Reversal of Fortune on the Supreme Court|Michael Tomasky|June 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I suffered years of anticipatory grief, mostly in isolation.
The future is quite enough hampered with the past, without setting anticipatory traps and springes for unwary feet.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
Yet I should be overdoing this (purely anticipatory) prudence to pass over the episode of the sky-blue uniform entirely.In Accordance with the Evidence|Oliver Onions
They had discarded their shields, but were handling assegais in a manner that was highly anticipatory.A Frontier Mystery|Bertram Mitford
He was evidently bursting with the anticipatory pride of telling me something very much to his credit.
For it is at most anticipatory elements of the idea of humanity that are embodied in the world empire.Elements of Folk Psychology|Wilhelm Wundt