combatively
adverb see combative

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • combatively — combative ► ADJECTIVE ▪ ready or eager to fight or argue. DERIVATIVES combatively adverb combativeness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • combatively — adverb in a bellicose contentious manner Don t trespass onto my property, the neighbor shouted combatively • Syn: ↑scrappily • Derived from adjective: ↑scrappy (for: ↑scrappily), ↑combative …   Useful english dictionary

  • combatively — See combative. * * * …   Universalium

  • combatively — adverb In a combative way …   Wiktionary

  • combatively — adv. in a combative manner, aggressively, in a confrontational manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • combatively — com·bat·ive·ly …   English syllables

  • combative — combatively, adv. combativeness, combativity /kom beuh tiv i tee/, n. /keuhm bat iv, kom beuh tiv, kum /, adj. ready or inclined to fight; pugnacious: He displayed a most unpleasant, combative attitude. [1825 35; COMBAT + IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • scrappily — adverb in a bellicose contentious manner Don t trespass onto my property, the neighbor shouted combatively • Syn: ↑combatively • Derived from adjective: ↑scrappy, ↑combative (for: ↑combatively) …   Useful english dictionary

  • combative — adjective Date: 1826 marked by eagerness to fight or contend • combatively adverb • combativeness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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