hortatively
adverb see hortative

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hortatively — See hortative. * * * …   Universalium

  • hortatively — adverb In a hortative way …   Wiktionary

  • hortatively — hor·ta·tive·ly …   English syllables

  • hortatively — adverb see hortative * * * hortˈatively or hortˈatorily adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑hortative …   Useful english dictionary

  • hortative — hortatively, adv. /hawr teuh tiv/, adj. hortatory. [1600 10; < L hortativus, equiv. to hortat(us), ptp. of hortari to incite to action, freq. of horiri to encourage (akin to YEARN) + ivus IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • hortative — adjective Etymology: Late Latin hortativus, from Latin hortatus, past participle of hortari to urge more at yearn Date: 1623 giving exhortation ; advisory • hortatively adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • up — /up/, adv., prep., adj., n., v., upped, upping. adv. 1. to, toward, or in a more elevated position: to climb up to the top of a ladder. 2. to or in an erect position: to stand up. 3. out of bed: to get up. 4. above the horizon: The moon came up.… …   Universalium

  • up — [[t]ʌp[/t]] adv. prep. adj. n. v. upped, up•ping 1) to, toward, or in a more elevated position 2) to or in an erect position: to stand up[/ex] 3) out of bed: to get up[/ex] 4) cvb above the horizon: The moon came up[/ex] 5) to or at any point… …   From formal English to slang

  • hortative — /ˈhɔtətɪv/ (say hawtuhtiv) adjective → hortatory. {Latin hortātīvus} –hortatively, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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