adverb see modal

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  • Modally — Mo dal*ly, adv. In a modal manner. [1913 Webster] A compound proposition, the parts of which are united modally . . . by the particles as and so. Gibbs. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • modally — modal ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to mode or form as opposed to substance. 2) Grammar relating to the mood of a verb. 3) Music using melodies or harmonies based on modes other than the ordinary major and minor scales. DERIVATIVES modality noun… …   English terms dictionary

  • modally — See modal. * * * …   Universalium

  • modally — adverb In a modal way …   Wiktionary

  • modally — mod·al·ly …   English syllables

  • modally — adverb see modal I …   Useful english dictionary

  • modal — modally, adv. /mohd l/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to mode, manner, or form. 2. Music. a. pertaining to mode, as distinguished from key. b. based on a scale other than major or minor. 3. Also, single modal. Transp. pertaining to or suitable for… …   Universalium

  • Voiceless — In linguistics, the term voiceless describes the pronunciation of sounds when the larynx does not vibrate. Phonologically, this is a type of phonation, which contrasts with other states of the larynx, but some object that the word phonation… …   Wikipedia

  • modal — adjective Etymology: Medieval Latin modalis, from Latin modus Date: 1569 1. of or relating to modality in logic 2. containing provisions as to the mode of procedure or the manner of taking effect used of a contract or legacy 3. of or relating to… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Breathy voice — (murmur) ◌ʱ ◌̤ Encoding …   Wikipedia

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