verbally
adverb see verbal I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • verbally — UK US /ˈvɜːbəli/ adverb ► using spoken rather than written communication: accept/agree/communicate sth verbally » He has verbally agreed a three year deal worth about €2m a year. »The workers complained that managers were verbally abusive …   Financial and business terms

  • Verbally — Ver bal*ly, adv. 1. In a verbal manner; orally. [1913 Webster] 2. Word for word; verbatim. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • verbally — adv. Verbally is used with these adjectives: ↑abusive, ↑aggressive Verbally is used with these verbs: ↑abuse, ↑assault, ↑communicate …   Collocations dictionary

  • verbally — ver|bal|ly [ vɜrbli ] adverb 1. ) using spoken communication rather than written: She has been verbally warned. a ) using words, not physical force: He claimed he had been verbally abused (=people had said rude or offensive things to him) on a… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • verbally — UK [ˈvɜː(r)bəlɪ] / US [ˈvɜrb(ə)lɪ] adverb 1) a) using spoken communication rather than written communication She has been verbally warned. b) using words, not physical force He claimed he had been verbally abused (= people had said rude or… …   English dictionary

  • verbally — adverb 1. as a verb he had a habit of using nouns verbally • Derived from adjective: ↑verbal 2. by means of language verbally expressive • Derived from adjective: ↑verbal …   Useful english dictionary

  • verbally — adverb In a verbal manner; with words; by speaking. Dumbstruck with joy, she was unable to express herself verbally, but the gratitude in her face was evident to all …   Wiktionary

  • verbally — verbal ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to or in the form of words. 2) spoken rather than written; oral. 3) Grammar relating to or derived from a verb. ► NOUN 1) Grammar a word or words functioning as a verb. 2) (also verbals) Brit. informal ab …   English terms dictionary

  • verbally — See verbal. * * * …   Universalium

  • verbally — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. orally, by word of mouth, person to person, word for word; see literally , spoken …   English dictionary for students

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