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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a qualifying or explanatory manner.

Usage examples (36)
  • He added parenthetically that he would not attend the wedding ceremony
  • Adjective : several unnecessary parenthetic remarks
  • (a) spera, parenthetically combines the Latin words for hope and hardship (spera, and aspera, respectively).
  • I make this remark "parenthetically" in my desire for trying to elucidate the causes which lie at the back of the for more
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