Deferentially
Deferentially Def`er*en"tial*ly, adv. With deference. [1913 Webster]

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  • deferential — deferentially, adv. /def euh ren sheuhl/, adj. showing deference; deferent; respectful. [1815 25; after DEFERENCE, by analogy with such pairs as residence: residential] Syn. courteous, regardful, dutiful, obedient, reverential. * * * …   Universalium

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