adverb see sentient

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sentiently — Sen ti*ent*ly, adv. In a sentient or perceptive way. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sentiently — sentient ► ADJECTIVE ▪ able to perceive or feel things. DERIVATIVES sentience noun sentiently adverb. ORIGIN from Latin sentire to feel …   English terms dictionary

  • sentiently — adverb : with feeling, consciousness, or perception had sentiently been an artist Janet Flanner * * * senˈtiently adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑sentient …   Useful english dictionary

  • sentiently — See sentient. * * * …   Universalium

  • sentiently — adv. sensitively, in a manner that is responsive to sensation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sentiently — sen·tient·ly …   English syllables

  • sentient — sentiently, adv. /sen sheuhnt/, adj. 1. having the power of perception by the senses; conscious. 2. characterized by sensation and consciousness. n. 3. a person or thing that is sentient. 4. Archaic. the conscious mind. [1595 1605; < L sentient… …   Universalium

  • sentient — adjective Etymology: Latin sentient , sentiens, present participle of sentire to perceive, feel Date: 1632 1. responsive to or conscious of sense impressions < sentient beings > 2. aware 3. finely sensitive in perception or feeling • sentiently… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Races of Warhammer 40,000 — The purpose of this article is to list and explain how the various races in the Warhammer 40,000 universe interact with each other. This is not meant to be a comprehensive history or description of each race, rather it is meant to be a… …   Wikipedia

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