adverb see novel II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • novelistically — See novelistic. * * * …   Universalium

  • novelistically — adverb In a novelistic way …   Wiktionary

  • novelistically — nov·el·is·ti·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • novelistically — adverb see novelistic …   Useful english dictionary

  • novelistic — novelistically, adv. /nov euh lis tik/, adj. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of novels. [1825 35; NOVEL1 + ISTIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • novel — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, new, from Latin novellus, from diminutive of novus new more at new Date: 15th century 1. new and not resembling something formerly known or used 2. original or striking especially in… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • novelistic — /nɒvəˈlɪstɪk/ (say novuh listik) adjective of, relating to, or characteristic of novels. –novelistically, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • novel — [näv′əl] adj. [ME novell < OFr novel < L novellus, dim. of novus, NEW] new and unusual; esp., being the first of its kind n. [It novella < L neut. pl. of novellus (see NOVEL the adj. ), hence, orig., new things, news] 1. Obs. NOVELLA… …   English World dictionary

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