droopingly
adverb see droop I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Droopingly — Droop ing*ly, adv. In a drooping manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • droopingly — adverb In a drooping manner. The wilted flowers emerged droopingly from their vase …   Wiktionary

  • droopingly — adverb in a drooping manner a branch hung low, droopingly • Derived from adjective: ↑drooping …   Useful english dictionary

  • droopingly — See droopily. * * * …   Universalium

  • droopingly — adv. loosely, limply; weakly, feebly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • droopingly — droop·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • droop — droopingly, adv. /droohp/, v.i. 1. to sag, sink, bend, or hang down, as from weakness, exhaustion, or lack of support. 2. to fall into a state of physical weakness; flag; fail. 3. to lose spirit or courage. 4. to descend, as the sun; sink. v.t. 5 …   Universalium

  • Piningly — Pin ing*ly, adv. In a pining manner; droopingly. Poe. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • droop — I. verb Etymology: Middle English drupen, from Old Norse drūpa; akin to Old English dropa drop Date: 13th century intransitive verb 1. to hang or incline downward 2. to sink gradually 3. to become depressed or weakened ; languish …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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