adverb see infelicitous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • infelicitously — adverb in an infelicitous manner he chose his words rather infelicitously • Ant: ↑felicitously • Derived from adjective: ↑infelicitous * * * adverb see infelicitous * * * infelicˈitously …   Useful english dictionary

  • infelicitously — See infelicitous. * * * …   Universalium

  • infelicitously — adverb In a way that is infelicitous or unfortunate See Also: felicitously, infelicitous, infelicity …   Wiktionary

  • infelicitously — in·fe·lic·i·tous·ly …   English syllables

  • infelicitous — infelicitously, adv. /in feuh lis i teuhs/, adj. 1. inapt, inappropriate, or awkward; malapropos: an infelicitous remark. 2. not felicitous, happy, or fortunate; unhappy. [1825 35; IN 3 + FELICITOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • infelicitous — adjective Date: 1835 not felicitous: as a. not appropriate or well timed < an infelicitous remark > b. awkward, unfortunate < an infelicitous moment > • infelicitously adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Acts of Union 1707 — The Acts of Union were a pair of Parliamentary Acts passed during 1706 and 1707 by the Parliament of England and the Parliament of Scotland to put into effect the terms of the Treaty of Union that had been agreed on July 22, 1706, following… …   Wikipedia

  • Admiralty of Amsterdam — The Admiralty of Amsterdam was the largest of the five Dutch admiralties at the time of the Dutch Republic. The administration of the various Admiralties was strongly influenced by provincial interests. The territory for which Amsterdam was… …   Wikipedia

  • English post-Reformation oaths — The English Protestant Reformation was imposed by the English Crown, and submission to its essential points was exacted by the State with post Reformation oaths. With some solemnity, by oath, test, or formal declaration, English churchmen and… …   Wikipedia

  • Bequests For Masses —     Bequests for Masses     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Bequests for Masses      The efficacy of prayers for the dead , remarks the Court of Appeals of the State of New York in Holland v. Alcock, 108 New York Court of Appeals Reports, page 312, is… …   Catholic encyclopedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”