Fugitively
Fugitively \Fu"gi*tive*ly\, adv. In a fugitive manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • fugitively — adverb see fugitive I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fugitively — See fugitive. * * * …   Universalium

  • fugitively — adv. in a runaway manner; in a transitory manner, fleetingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fugitively — fu·gi·tive·ly …   English syllables

  • fugitively — d.ə̇vlē, tə̇ , li adverb : in a fugitive manner : in the manner of a fugitive * * * fūˈgitively adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑fugitive …   Useful english dictionary

  • fugitive — fugitively, adv. fugitiveness, fugitivity, n. /fyooh ji tiv/, n. 1. a person who is fleeing, from prosecution, intolerable circumstances, etc.; a runaway: a fugitive from justice; a fugitive from a dictatorial regime. adj. 2. having taken flight …   Universalium

  • fugitive — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French & Latin; Middle French fugitif, from Latin fugitivus, from fugitus, past participle of fugere to flee; akin to Greek pheugein to flee Date: 14th century 1. running away or intending… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Rosemary Dobson — Infobox Person image size = 150px name = Rosemary Dobson caption = birth name = birth date = Birth date and age|1920|6|18|df=y birth place = Sydney, New South Wales death date = death place = death cause = residence = other names = known for =… …   Wikipedia

  • fugitiveness — See fugitively. * * * …   Universalium

  • fugitive — /ˈfjudʒətɪv/ (say fyoohjuhtiv), / əv/ (say uhv) noun 1. a person who is fleeing; a runaway. –adjective 2. having taken flight, or run away: a fugitive slave. 3. fleeting; transitory. 4. dealing with subjects of passing interest, as writings;… …   Australian English dictionary

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