Momentously
Momentous Mo*men"tous, a. [Cf. L. momentosus rapid, momentary.] Of moment or consequence; very important; weighty; as, a momentous decision; momentous affairs. -- {Mo*men"tous*ly}, adv. -- {Mo*men"tous*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • momentously — adverb see momentous …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • momentously — məʊ mentÉ™slɪ adv. in a momentous manner, with great importance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • momentously — mo·men·tous·ly …   English syllables

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  • momentous — momentously, adv. momentousness, n. /moh men teuhs/, adj. of great or far reaching importance or consequence: a momentous day. [1645 55; MOMENT + OUS] Syn. vital, critical, crucial, serious. See heavy. Ant. trivial, trifling. * * * …   Universalium

  • momentous — adjective Date: 1656 important, consequential • momentously adverb • momentousness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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