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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - With delicacy, fondness, love, or gentle manner

Usage examples (42)
  • tenderly she placed her arms round him
  • Adjective : a tender steak. ,children of tender age. ,tender blue. ,the tender touch of her hand. ,a tender heart. ,a tender...
  • He said the name tenderly, with an inflection he had never used before.
  • Her words began harshly, but ended with his name tenderly, pitifully uttered. for more
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