adumbratively
adverb see adumbrate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • adumbratively — See adumbration. * * * …   Universalium

  • adumbratively — adverb In an adumbrative manner …   Wiktionary

  • adumbratively — adv. in a foreshadowing manner; in a sketchy manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • adumbratively — adum·bra·tive·ly …   English syllables

  • adumbratively — adverb see adumbrative …   Useful english dictionary

  • adumbrative — adumbratively, adv. /a dum breuh tiv, ad euhm bray tiv/, adj. foreshadowing; sketchy; faintly indicative. [1830 40; ADUMBRATE + IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • adumbrate — transitive verb ( brated; brating) Etymology: Latin adumbratus, past participle of adumbrare, from ad + umbra shadow more at umbrage Date: 1581 1. to foreshadow vaguely ; intimate 2. to sugge …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • adumbrative — /əˈdʌmbrətɪv/ (say uh dumbruhtiv) adjective shadowing forth; indicative. –adumbratively, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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