adverb see obnoxious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • obnoxiously — obnoxious ► ADJECTIVE ▪ extremely unpleasant. DERIVATIVES obnoxiously adverb obnoxiousness noun. ORIGIN originally in the sense «vulnerable»: from Latin obnoxius exposed to harm …   English terms dictionary

  • Obnoxiously — Obnoxious Ob*nox ious ([o^]b*n[o^]k sh[u^]s), a. [L. obnoxius; ob (see {Ob }) + noxius hurtful. See {Noxious}.] 1. Subject; liable; exposed; answerable; amenable; with to. [1913 Webster] The writings of lawyers, which are tied obnoxious to their… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • obnoxiously — See obnoxious. * * * …   Universalium

  • obnoxiously — adverb In an obnoxious manner …   Wiktionary

  • obnoxiously — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. cruelly, indecently, unwelcomely; see badly 1 , brutally …   English dictionary for students

  • obnoxiously — É™b nÉ‘kʃəslɪ / nÉ’k adv. in an obnoxious manner; repulsively; disgustingly; annoyingly; offensively …   English contemporary dictionary

  • obnoxiously — ob·nox·ious·ly …   English syllables

  • obnoxiously — See: obnoxious …   English dictionary

  • obnoxiously — adverb in an obnoxious manner he said so in one of his more offensively intellectually arrogant sentences • Syn: ↑offensively, ↑objectionably • Derived from adjective: ↑obnoxious, ↑objectionable (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • obnoxiously adv — I told you to clean up the fumes, Tom said obnoxiously …   English expressions

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