resignedly
adverb see resign

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Resignedly — Re*sign ed*ly (r[ e]*z[imac]n [e^]d*l[y^]), adv. With submission. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • resignedly — (adv.) 1670s, from resigned (pp. adjective from RESIGN (Cf. resign)) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …   Etymology dictionary

  • resignedly — adjective With resignation and acceptance; in a resigned manner Resignedly, I telegraphed back that it was all right with me if he insisted …   Wiktionary

  • resignedly — adv. Resignedly is used with these verbs: ↑sigh …   Collocations dictionary

  • resignedly — adverb 1. with resignation and acceptance; in a resigned manner (Freq. 1) resignedly, I telegraphed back that it was all right with me if he insisted 2. in a hopeless resigned manner she shrugged her shoulders abjectly • Syn: ↑abjectly • Derived… …   Useful english dictionary

  • resignedly — See resigned. * * * …   Universalium

  • resignedly — rɪ zaɪndlɪ adv. in a resigned manner, acquiescently, yieldingly, submissively …   English contemporary dictionary

  • resignedly — re·sign·ed·ly …   English syllables

  • resignedly — See: resigned …   English dictionary

  • resignedly adv — 1) I suppose I ll have to write my name again. said Tom resignedly. 2) I m not a crook, Nixon said resignedly …   English expressions

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