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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv- In a manner showing emotion on the part of speaker or writer by its elliptical form.

Usage examples (6)
  • Adjective : an exclamatory sentence
  • I love you as much as I possibly can! he said, exclamatorily.
  • His voice went, not exclamatorily, but in a thick mutter, as one agrope, in sudden darkness, befogged, betrayed.
  • And the Internet is a never-ending font of wisdom-of-the-ageless, with bloggers on websites like ehow. com exclamatorily focusing on how to "look ten years younger in... for more
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