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Admiringly

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Admi'ringly. adv. [from admire.] With admiration; in the manner of an admirer.

The king very lately spoke of him admiringly and mournfully. Shakesp. All's well that ends well.

We may yet further admiringly observe, that though men usually give freeliest where they have not given before, and make it an excuse of their desistance from giving, that they have given it otherwise. Boyle.

Sources: Shakespeare's All's Well That Ends Well (21) · Boyle, Robert (84)

Attributes: Adverb (147)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Admiringly." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: January 4, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=14193.


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