affirmatively

All Adverb
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  • He moved his head affirmatively, and held out his hand to raise her. Cited from The Unclassed, by George Gissing
  • Whether her belief was well founded there may be positive evidence in existence to show affirmatively. Cited from Life of Harriet Beecher Stowe,Charles Edward Stowe
  • The question put at the beginning of this section must thus be answered affirmatively. Cited from Harvard Psychological Studies, Volume 1, by Various
  • If anything human were absolutely certain, we might answer this question affirmatively with some confidence. Cited from The Practice and Theory of Bolshevism, by Bertrand Russell
  • It would seem that most of the advanced women of the day would answer the first of these questions affirmatively. Cited from Debate On Woman Suffrage In The Senate, by Henry W. Blair et al.
  • Again he answered affirmatively; the blue eyes looked at him long. Cited from Half A Chance, by Frederic S. Isham
  • If the question is to be answered affirmatively, it is clear that only in one direction must we look. Cited from Studies in Literature, by John Morley
  • It did not feel strong enough to back a candidate in its first battle, and did not conduct its fight affirmatively at all. Cited from Jailed for Freedom, by Doris Stevens
  • Some theologians answer affirmatively, because the office of the current day should be complete before another office is begun. Cited from The Divine Office, by Rev. E. J. Quigley
  • Six hundred and eighty-three members voted affirmatively to the first question. Cited from The French Revolution, by R. M. Johnston
  • Her husband evidently had no difficulty in following her train of thought, for he nodded once more, affirmatively. Cited from The Turmoil, A novel, by Booth Tarkington
  • At first, her parents asked her if she would like to play baseball for an organized team, and she replied affirmatively.
  • Quigley answered affirmatively, saying that she could have done so had she been looking at the time.
  • When the person responds affirmatively, Stone offers his services to help cook dinner.
  • The creature held his head a moment to the ground, looked at her affirmatively, and at her command went to seek his master. Cited from Scottish Sketches, by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  • I cannot answer this question otherwise than affirmatively. Cited from Letters and Journals of James, Eighth Earl of Elgin
  • I asked Thomas if his mistress were going out for a ride, and he replied affirmatively. Cited from Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall, by Charles Major
  • Michael asks if she has a phone that he can use, and she replies affirmatively.
  • These were questions which occurred to everyone, and many answered them affirmatively. Cited from The River War, by Winston S. Churchill
  • Finally she enquired whether he knew how a will should be drawn up, and that, too, he answered affirmatively. Cited from The Bride Of The Nile, by Georg Ebers, v12
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Meaning of affirmatively

  • adverb In an affirmative manner