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OTHER WORDS FROM anticipatoryan·tic·i·pa·to·ri·ly, adverbnon·an·tic·i·pa·to·ri·ly, adverbnon·an·tic·i·pa·to·ry, adjective
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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.
Pickens was going to speak; nothing could disturb Pickens; they relaxed themselves to a joyful, anticipatory calm.The Soul of John Brown|Stephen Graham
Cutty was merely reaching about for an expedient to thwart what to his anticipatory mind promised to be an inevitability.The Drums Of Jeopardy|Harold MacGrath
Durrance had schooled himself not to wince, and he did not, even at that anticipatory "us."The Four Feathers|A. E. W. Mason
And with the anticipatory throb of joy at beholding my beloved Master was mingled a thrill of vain-glorious happiness.The Belovd Vagabond|William J. Locke
Which is anticipatory vengeance: as soon as I'm called, and in practice, they'll be active enough in shunning me.Foe-Farrell|Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch