Rhapsodically
Rhapsodic Rhap*sod"ic, Rhapsodic Rhap*sod"ic, a. [Gr. "rapsw,diko`s: cf. F. rhapsodique.] Of or pertaining to rhapsody; consisting of rhapsody; hence, confused; unconnected. -- {Rhap*sod"ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • rhapsodically — adverb see rhapsodic …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • rhapsodically — See rhapsodic. * * * …   Universalium

  • rhapsodically — adverb In a rhapsodic way …   Wiktionary

  • rhapsodically — adv. with great enthusiasm, with great excitement …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rhapsodically — rhap·sod·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • rhapsodically — adverb in an ecstatic manner he reacted ecstatically to my plan to travel to Africa • Syn: ↑ecstatically, ↑rapturously • Derived from adjective: ↑rhapsodic, ↑rapturous (for: ↑ra …   Useful english dictionary

  • rhapsodic — rhapsodically, adv. /rap sod ik/, adj. 1. extravagantly enthusiastic; ecstatic. 2. pertaining to, characteristic of, or of the nature or form of rhapsody. Also, rhapsodical. [1775 85; < Gk rhapsoidikós. See RHAPSODY, IC] Syn. 1. elated,… …   Universalium

  • ecstatically — adverb in an ecstatic manner he reacted ecstatically to my plan to travel to Africa • Syn: ↑rapturously, ↑rhapsodically • Derived from adjective: ↑rhapsodic (for: ↑rhapsodically), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • rapturously — adverb in an ecstatic manner he reacted ecstatically to my plan to travel to Africa • Syn: ↑ecstatically, ↑rhapsodically • Derived from adjective: ↑rhapsodic (for: ↑rhapsodically), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • rhapsodic — also rhapsodical adjective Date: 1782 1. extravagantly emotional ; rapturous 2. resembling or characteristic of a rhapsody • rhapsodically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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