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  • adverb in a watchful manner

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  • adverb in minute detail
    • our inability to see everything minutely and clearly is due merely to the infirmity of our senses

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  • adverb in a meticulous manner
    • the set was meticulously authentic

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  • adverb in a searching manner
    • `Are you really happy with him,' asked her mother, gazing at Vera searchingly

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  • adverb taking care or paying attention
    • they watched carefully
  • adverb as if with kid gloves; with caution or prudence or tact
    • she ventured cautiously downstairs
    • they handled the incident with kid gloves

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  • adverb in a rigorous manner
    • he had been trained rigorously by the monks

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  • adverb in a critical manner
    • this must be examined critically

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  • adverb in a close relation or position in time or space
    • the onsets were closely timed
    • houses set closely together
    • was closely involved in monitoring daily progress
  • adverb in an attentive manner
    close; tight.
    • he remained close on his guard

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  • adverb again but in a new or different way
    • start afresh
    • wanted to write the story anew
    • starting life anew in a fresh place

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  • adverb in a fastidious and painstaking manner
    • it is almost a waste of time painstakingly to learn the routines of selling

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  • adverb with scepticism; in a sceptical manner
    • he looked at her sceptically

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  • adverb in an intensive manner
    • he studied the snake intensively

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  • adverb in an intense manner
    • he worked intensely

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  • adverb by using a microscope; so as to be visible only with a microscope; as seen with a microscope
    • the blood was examined microscopically
    • the seeds were microscopically small
  • adverb as if by using a microscope; with extreme precision and attention to detail; in minute detail
    • every manuscript was edited microscopically

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  • adverb with strained or eager attention
    • listened intently
    • stood watching intently

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  • adverb without pity; in a merciless manner
    pitilessly; remorselessly; unmercifully.
    • he was mercilessly trounced by his opponent in the House

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  • adverb with jealousy
    • he guarded his privacy jealously
  • adverb with jealousy; in an envious manner
    enviously; covetously.
    • he looked at his friend's new car jealously

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  • adverb again but in a new or different way
    • start afresh
    • wanted to write the story anew
    • starting life anew in a fresh place

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  • adverb in a stringent manner
    • the laws are stringently enforced
    • stringently controlled

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  • adverb in a relentless manner
    • he worked relentlessly

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  • adverb in an exhaustive manner
    • we searched the files thoroughly

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  • adverb in a compulsive manner
    compulsively; obsessionally.
    • he cleaned his shoes compulsively after every walk

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  • adverb in an empirical manner
    through empirical observation; by trial and error.
    • this can be empirically tested

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  • adverb in an exhaustive manner
    • we searched the files thoroughly
  • adverb completely and absolutely (`good' is sometimes used informally for `thoroughly')
    good; soundly.
    • he was soundly defeated
    • we beat him good

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  • adverb in a keen and discriminating manner
    • he was keenly aware of his own shortcomings

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  • adverb apart from others
    on an individual basis; one by one; singly; separately; severally.
    • taken individually, the rooms were, in fact, square
    • the fine points are treated singly

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  • adverb with attention; in an attentive manner
    • he listened attentively

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  • adverb in conjunction with; combined
    together with; jointly; conjointly.
    • our salaries put together couldn't pay for the damage
    • we couldn't pay for the damages with all our salaries put together

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  • adverb restricted to something
    • we talked strictly business
  • adverb in a stringent manner
    • the laws are stringently enforced
    • stringently controlled

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  • adjective satellite (used of count nouns) every one considered individually
    • each person is mortal
    • each party is welcome
  • adverb to or from every one of two or more (considered individually)
    from each one; for each one; to each one; apiece.
    • they received $10 each

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  • adverb in a narrow manner; not allowing for exceptions
    • he interprets the law narrowly

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Whatever pertains to the subject under consideration; all things.
More wise, more learned, more just, more everything. Pope.

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  • adverb according to routine or established practice
    • he routinely parked in a no-parking zone

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  • adverb apart from others
    individually; on an individual basis; one by one; singly; severally.
    • taken individually, the rooms were, in fact, square
    • the fine points are treated singly

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  • adverb in a rigid manner
    stiffly; bolt.
    • the body was rigidly erect
    • he sat bolt upright

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  • adverb with objectivity
    • we must look at the facts objectively

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  • adverb with respect to science; in a scientific way
    • this is scientifically interesting

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  • adjective satellite located below or beneath something else
    • nether garments
    • the under parts of a machine
  • adjective satellite lower in rank, power, or authority
    • an under secretary

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  • adverb with anxiety or apprehension
    apprehensively; uneasily.
    • we watched anxiously

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  • adverb in a widespread way
    • oxidation ponds are extensively used for sewage treatment in the Midwest

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  • adverb in an avid manner
    • whatever the flavor or color of your local paper, do remember that these are read avidly for local information

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  • adverb earlier in time; previously
    • I had known her before
    • as I said before
    • he called me the day before but your call had come even earlier
    • her parents had died four years earlier
    • I mentioned that problem earlier
  • adverb at or in the front
    in front; ahead.
    • I see the lights of a town ahead
    • the road ahead is foggy
    • staring straight ahead
    • we couldn't see over the heads of the people in front
    • with the cross of Jesus marching on before

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  • adverb to an insufficient degree
    • he was insufficiently prepared

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An emphasized form of the third person feminine pronoun; -- used as a subject with she; as, she herself will bear the blame; also used alone in the predicate, either in the nominative or objective case; as, it is herself; she blames herself.

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  • adverb to a considerable degree
    to a great extent.
    • he relied heavily on others' data
  • adverb in a heavy-footed manner
    • he walked heavily up the three flights to his room

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  • adjective satellite being ahead of time or need
    • gave advance warning
    • was beforehand with her report
  • adverb ahead of time; in anticipation
    in advance; ahead.
    • when you pay ahead (or in advance) you receive a discount
    • We like to plan ahead
    • should have made reservations beforehand

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  • adverb in a manner accessible to or observable by the public; openly
    in public; publically.
    • she admitted publicly to being a communist
  • adverb by the public or the people generally
    • publicly provided medical care
    • publicly financed schools

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  • adverb in a methodical manner
    • she worked methodically

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  • adjective (comparative of `much' used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning greater in size or amount or extent or degree
    more than.
    • more land
    • more support
    • more rain fell
    • more than a gallon
  • noun English statesman who opposed Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon and was imprisoned and beheaded; recalled for his concept of Utopia, the ideal state
    Sir Thomas More; Thomas More.

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  • adverb as ordered by a court
  • adverb in a judicial manner
    • judicially controlled process

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  • adverb several time
    • it must be washed repeatedly

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  • adverb in a furtive manner
    on the sly.
    • the soldiers were furtively crawling through the night

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  • adverb in a systematic or consistent manner
    • they systematically excluded women

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  • adverb in an unfair manner
    below the belt.
    • they dealt with him unfairly
    • their accusations hit below the belt

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  • noun a demanding or stimulating situation
    • they reacted irrationally to the challenge of Russian power
  • noun a call to engage in a contest or fight

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  • adverb without variation or change, in every case
    always; invariably.
    • constantly kind and gracious
    • he always arrives on time
  • adverb without interruption
    incessantly; always; forever; perpetually.
    • the world is constantly changing

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  • adverb in a regular manner
    on a regular basis.
    • letters arrived regularly from his children
  • adverb having a regular form
    • regularly shaped objects

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  • adverb to a severe or serious degree
    gravely; badly; seriously.
    • fingers so badly frozen they had to be amputated
    • badly injured
    • a severely impaired heart
    • is gravely ill
    • was seriously ill
  • adverb with sternness; in a severe manner
    • `No,' she said sternly
    • peered severely over her glasses

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  • adverb in a sporadic manner
    • he only works sporadically

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  • adverb continuing forever without end
    • there are infinitely many possibilities
  • adverb with unflagging resolve
    incessantly; ceaselessly; unceasingly; continuously; unendingly.
    • dance inspires him ceaselessly to strive higher and higher toward the shining pinnacle of perfection that is the goal of every artiste

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  • adjective satellite having finished or arrived at completion
    done; through with.
    • certain to make history before he's done
    • it's a done deed
    • after the treatment, the patient is through except for follow-up
    • almost through with his studies
  • adjective satellite (of a route or journey etc.) continuing without requiring stops or changes
    • a through street
    • a through bus
    • through traffic

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  • noun a metric unit of capacity, formerly defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water under standard conditions; now equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters (or approximately 1.75 pints)
    litre; liter; cubic decimeter; cubic decimetre.
  • noun the cardinal number that is the product of ten and five
    50; fifty.

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  • adjective satellite (followed by `to') in agreement with or accordant with
    • according to instructions
  • verb go together
    accord; fit in; concord; consort; harmonise; harmonize; agree.
    • The colors don't harmonize
    • Their ideas concorded

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  • adverb with diligence; in a diligent manner
    • we may diligently observe the Lord's supper on the first day of the week, diligently preach the gospel, or minister to the saint

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  • adverb at every point
    • The function is continuously differentiable
  • adverb with unflagging resolve
    incessantly; ceaselessly; unceasingly; endlessly; unendingly.
    • dance inspires him ceaselessly to strive higher and higher toward the shining pinnacle of perfection that is the goal of every artiste

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  • adverb with eagerness; in an eager manner
    • the news was eagerly awaited

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  • adjective satellite precisely as stated
    • the very center of town
  • adjective satellite being the exact same one; not any other:
    identical; selfsame.
    • this is the identical room we stayed in before
    • the themes of his stories are one and the same
    • saw the selfsame quotation in two newspapers
    • on this very spot
    • the very thing he said yesterday
    • the very man I want to see

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  • adverb to a degree exceeding normal or proper limits
    to a fault; excessively; too.
    • too big

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  • adverb without missing a year
    yearly; each year; every year.
    • they travel to China annually
  • adverb by the year; every year (usually with reference to a sum of money paid or received)
    each year; p.a.; per year; per annum.
    • he earned $100,000 per annum
    • we issue six volumes per annum

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  • adverb in an inadequate manner or to an inadequate degree
    • the temporary camps were inadequately equipped

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In the time of; as long as the action or existence of; as, during life; during the space of a year.

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  • adverb in a zealous manner
    • she worked zealously to raise funds for the literacy project

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  • noun the head of a religious order; in an abbey the prior is next below the abbot
  • adjective satellite earlier in time

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  • adverb in a ruthless manner
    • the government has been urged to take immediate action to deal ruthlessly with the strikers

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  • noun an act that exploits or victimizes someone (treats them unfairly)
    exploitation; victimisation; victimization.
    • capitalistic exploitation of the working class
    • paying Blacks less and charging them more is a form of victimization
  • verb put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose
    employ; apply; use; utilize; utilise.
    • use your head!
    • we only use Spanish at home
    • I can't use this tool
    • Apply a magnetic field here
    • This thinking was applied to many projects
    • How do you utilize this tool?
    • I apply this rule to get good results
    • use the plastic bags to store the food
    • He doesn't know how to use a computer

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  • adverb advancing in amount or intensity
    more and more; progressively.
    • she became increasingly depressed

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  • adverb with gloom
    • such a change is gloomily foreseen by many

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  • adverb side by side
    • anchored close aboard another ship

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  • adverb in a covert manner
    • he did it covertly

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  • adverb in a cold unemotional manner
    in cold blood.
    • he killed her in cold blood

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  • verb institute legal proceedings against; file a suit against
    action; process; litigate.
    • He was warned that the district attorney would process him
    • She actioned the company for discrimination
  • noun French writer whose novels described the sordid side of city life (1804-1857)
    Eugene Sue.

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  • adverb with extreme conscientiousness
    conscientiously; religiously.
    • he came religiously every morning at 8 o'clock

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  • noun ten 10s
    one C; 100; C; century.
  • adjective satellite being ten more than ninety
    100; c; one hundred.

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  • adverb seemingly without interruption
    • complained continually that there wasn't enough money

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  • adjective satellite (used with count nouns) two considered together; the two
    • both girls are pretty

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  • adverb in an impartial manner
    • he smiled at them both impartially

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  • verb promote the growth of
    • Foster our children's well-being and education
  • verb contribute to the progress or growth of
    advance; encourage; promote; boost.
    • I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom

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  • noun (usually preceded by `in') a detail or point
    • it differs in that respect
  • noun paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people)
    paying attention; attentiveness; heed.
    • his attentiveness to her wishes
    • he spends without heed to the consequences

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  • noun the highest or uppermost side of anything
    top; upper side; top side.
    • put your books on top of the desk
    • only the top side of the box was painted

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  • noun the present location; this place
    • where do we go from here?
  • noun queen of the Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology; sister and wife of Zeus remembered for her jealously of the many mortal women Zeus fell in love with; identified with Roman Juno

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  • noun the state or fact of existing
    beingness; existence.
    • a point of view gradually coming into being
    • laws in existence for centuries
  • noun a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently

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  • adverb in an aggressive manner
    • she was being sharply questioned
  • adverb in a well delineated manner
    • the new style of Minoan pottery was sharply defined

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  • adverb in a wary manner
    • the sailor watched the sky warily

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  • noun someone who censures or condemns
  • noun a person who is authorized to read publications or correspondence or to watch theatrical performances and suppress in whole or in part anything considered obscene or politically unacceptable

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  • adverb from first to last
    • the play was excellent end-to-end
  • adverb used to refer to cited works

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  • adverb on your own; without outside help
    • the children worked on the project independently
  • adverb apart from others
    • the clothes were hung severally

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  • noun a politician who is running for public office
    nominee; campaigner.
  • noun someone who is considered for something (for an office or prize or honor etc.)

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  • noun a newspaper that is published every day
  • adjective satellite of or belonging to or occurring every day
    day-by-day; day-after-day; day-to-day.
    • daily routine
    • a daily paper

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  • adverb in an adequate manner or to an adequate degree
    • he was adequately prepared

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  • adverb in a malignant manner, as of a tumor that spreads

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  • adverb anew
    once more; once again; over again.
    • she tried again
    • they rehearsed the scene again

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  • adverb with patience; in a patient manner
    • he patiently played with the child

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Abreast; opposite to; facing; towards; as, against the mouth of a river; -- in this sense often preceded by over.
Jacob saw the angels of God come against him. Tyndale.

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  • adverb to a high degree or extent; favorably or with much respect
    • highly successful
    • He spoke highly of her
    • does not think highly of his writing
    • extremely interesting
  • adverb at a high rate or wage
    • highly paid workers

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I or me in person; -- used for emphasis, my own self or person; as I myself will do it; I have done it myself; -- used also instead of me, as the object of the first person of a reflexive verb, without emphasis; as, I will defend myself.

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  • adverb in a thoughtful manner
    • he stared thoughtfully out the window
  • adverb showing consideration and thoughtfulness
    • he had thoughtfully brought with him some food to share

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  • adverb as if with kid gloves; with caution or prudence or tact
    • she ventured cautiously downstairs
    • they handled the incident with kid gloves
  • adverb in a conservative manner
    conservatively; guardedly.
    • we estimated the number of demonstrators conservatively at 200,000.

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  • adverb in essence or effect but not in fact
    • the strike virtually paralyzed the city
    • I'm virtually broke
  • adverb (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but
    about; nigh; almost; most; near; nearly; well-nigh.
    • the job is (just) about done
    • the baby was almost asleep when the alarm sounded
    • we're almost finished
    • the car all but ran her down
    • he nearly fainted
    • talked for nigh onto 2 hours
    • the recording is well-nigh perfect
    • virtually all the parties signed the contract
    • I was near exhausted by the run
    • most everyone agrees

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  • adverb in a scathing and unsparing manner
    • she criticized him scathingly

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  • adjective satellite (usually followed by `of') without due thought or consideration
    • careless of the consequences
    • crushing the blooms with regardless tread
  • adverb in spite of everything; without regard to drawbacks
    irrespective; disregarding; no matter; disregardless.
    • he carried on regardless of the difficulties

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  • adverb in a harsh or unkind manner
    • `That's enough!,' he cut in harshly
  • adverb in a harsh and grating manner
    raspingly; gratingly.
    • her voice fell gratingly on our ears

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  • adverb in another and different manner;
    other than; otherwise.
    • very soon you will know differently
    • she thought otherwise
    • there is no way out other than the fire escape

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