Definition of appetitively in US English:



  • See appetitive

    • ‘The PTN discharge is specific to odors which have been appetitively conditioned.’
    • ‘In contrast, the homeostatic system drives sleep appetitively - it builds the longer one is awake.’
    • ‘These activities may have value for us only in so far as they are appetitively motivated, even though to have these appetites is not ipso facto to value their objects.’