concessively
adverb see concessive

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Concessively — Con*ces sive*ly, adv. By way of concession. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • concessively — See concessive. * * * …   Universalium

  • concessively — con·ces·sive·ly …   English syllables

  • concessively — adverb see concessive …   Useful english dictionary

  • concessive — concessively, adv. /keuhn ses iv/, adj. 1. tending or serving to concede. 2. Gram. expressing concession, as the English conjunction though. [1705 15; < LL concessivus. See CONCESSION, IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • concessive — adjective Date: 1711 1. denoting concession < a concessive clause > 2. making for or being a concession • concessively adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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