a gratifying reception的用法和样例：
- Harriet was an extremely pretty girl of seventeen, not in the least brilliant, but with pleasing, unassuming manners, and a gratifying habit of looking up to Emma as a paragon.
- He felt a gratifying sense of being respected and appreciated.
- She recognized the tone: a gratifying mixture of fear and disbelief.
- The War Department had achieved a gratifying level of efficiency before the outbreak of war.