adverb see thinking II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • thinkingly — adverb : in a thinking manner; especially : with awareness thinkingly abandoned the dog * * * thinkˈingly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑think …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thinkingly — Thinking Think ing, a. Having the faculty of thought; cogitative; capable of a regular train of ideas; as, man is a thinking being. {Think ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thinkingly — think·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • thinking — thinkingly, adv. /thing king/, adj. 1. rational; reasoning: People are thinking animals. 2. thoughtful; reflective: Any thinking person would reject that plan. n. 3. thought; judgment, reflection: clear thinking. [1250 1300; ME thenking (n.). See …   Universalium

  • thinking — I. noun Date: 14th century 1. the action of using one s mind to produce thoughts 2. a. opinion, judgment < I d like to know your thinking on this > b. thought that is characteristic (as of a period, group, or person) < the current student… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Joseph Margolis — Infobox Philosopher region = Western Philosophers era = 20th century philosophy color = #B0C4DE image caption = name = Joseph Margolis birth = May 16, 1924 flagicon|USA|size=20px Newark, New Jersey death = school tradition = Historicism,… …   Wikipedia

  • St. Jerome —     St. Jerome     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Jerome     Born at Stridon, a town on the confines of Dalmatia and Pannonia, about the year 340 2; died at Bethlehem, 30 September, 420.     He went to Rome, probably about 360, where he was… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • hopefully —     To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive. Seventy or eighty years ago that sentence by Robert Louis Stevenson would have suggested only one interpretation: that it is better to travel filled with hope than to actually reach your… …   Dictionary of troublesome word

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