adverb see teem I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • teemingly — See teemer. * * * …   Universalium

  • teemingly — adverb In great numbers; crowdedly …   Wiktionary

  • teemingly — teem·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • teemingly — adverb Etymology: teeming (present participle of teem) (I) + ly : in a teeming manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • teem — I. verb Etymology: Middle English temen, from Old English tīman, tǣman; akin to Old English tēam offspring more at team Date: before 12th century transitive verb archaic bring forth ; give birth to ; produce intransitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • teeming — teeming1 teemingly, adv. teemingness, n. /tee ming/, adj. 1. abounding or swarming with something, as with people: We elbowed our way through the teeming station. 2. prolific or fertile. [1525 35; TEEM1 + ING2] teeming2 /tee m …   Universalium

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