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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a commanding, official, or knowledgeable manner.

Usage examples (36)
  • She spoke authoritatively
  • We want to make sure that you know what we know as authoritatively, as responsibly as we have it.
  • "'Enry," she called authoritatively, "stop teasing those girls, Hi say.
  • A voice called authoritatively and the lecturer stopped and looked round. for more
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