adverb see grudging

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  • Grudgingly — Grudg ing*ly, adv. In a grudging manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • grudgingly — adv. Grudgingly is used with these verbs: ↑accept, ↑acknowledge, ↑admit, ↑agree, ↑concede, ↑hand, ↑oblige, ↑tolerate …   Collocations dictionary

  • grudgingly — adverb in a grudging manner (Freq. 1) he grudgingly agreed to have a drink in a hotel close by • Ant: ↑ungrudgingly • Derived from adjective: ↑grudging …   Useful english dictionary

  • grudgingly — See grudging. * * * …   Universalium

  • grudgingly — adverb In a manner expressing resentment or lack of desire. Syn: petulantly, unwillingly …   Wiktionary

  • grudgingly — adv. begrudgingly, unwillingly, reluctantly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • grudgingly — grudg·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • grudgingly — See: grudging …   English dictionary

  • grudging — grudgingly, adv. /gruj ing/, adj. displaying or reflecting reluctance or unwillingness: grudging acceptance of the victory of an opponent. [1375 1425; late ME. See GRUDGE, ING2] * * * …   Universalium

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