adverb see consummate I

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  • Consummately — Con*sum mate*ly, adv. In a consummate manner; completely. T. Warton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • consummately — consummate ► VERB 1) make (a marriage or relationship) complete by having sexual intercourse. 2) complete (a transaction). ► ADJECTIVE ▪ showing great skill and flair. DERIVATIVES consummately adverb consummation noun consummator noun …   English terms dictionary

  • consummately — See consummate. * * * …   Universalium

  • consummately — adverb In a consummate manner …   Wiktionary

  • consummately — adv. completely, thoroughly; perfectly, totally, in a faultless manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • consummately — con·sum·mate·ly …   English syllables

  • consummately — adverb see consummate I …   Useful english dictionary

  • consummate — consummately, adv. consummative, consummatory /keuhn sum euh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. consummator, n. v. /kon seuh mayt /; adj. /keuhn sum it, kon seuh mit/, v., consummated, consummating, adj. v.t. 1. to bring to a state of perfection; fulfill …   Universalium

  • consummate — consummates, consummating, consummated (The adjective is pronounced [[t]kɒ̱nsʌmət[/t]]. The verb is pronounced [[t]kɒ̱nsəmeɪt[/t]].) 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n You use consummate to describe someone who is extremely skilful. [FORMAL] He acted the… …   English dictionary

  • consummate — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English consummat fulfilled, from Latin consummatus, past participle of consummare to sum up, finish, from com + summa sum Date: 1527 1. complete in every detail ; perfect 2. extremely skilled and accomplished < a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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