expressively

All Adverb
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  • It was so expressively done, that she had no need to say a word. Cited from David Copperfield, by Charles Dickens
  • He spoke less expressively but tried to let the facts win an argument.
  • We talk of men keeping dogs, but we might often talk more expressively of dogs keeping men. Cited from The Bed-Book of Happiness, by Harold Begbie
  • She looked down at her black dress expressively, not trusting her voice to speak. Cited from The Camp Fire Girls at School, by Hildegard G. Frey
  • A formal language is expressively complete if it can express the subject matter for which it is intended.
  • Part C expressively notes that military personnel are allowed to vote in elections.
  • His hands, which he used expressively, seemed to grope in a far past. Cited from Sir John Constantine, by Prosper Paleologus Constantine
  • They may look at you very expressively, but when you look at them, just as features, they are not very nice. Cited from The Forerunner, Volume 1, Charlotte P. Gilman
  • Some one in the next room was playing the piano idly yet expressively. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • They play into each other's hands expressively. Cited from Pragmatism, by William James
  • If you did, I would point to my forehead, and shake my head expressively. Cited from Bluebell, by Mrs. George Croft Huddleston
  • Contempt could not have been conveyed half so expressively by any words which he could have used. Cited from The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Vol. 20, No. 573
  • He also pushed himself to develop his own particular style that was stark yet beautiful and very expressively realized.
  • She shrugged her shoulders and turned her back expressively upon him. Cited from The Californians, by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  • Because of this problem, however, he compensated by learning how to sing even more expressively than he had before.
  • And yet this must happen not only just as it happens in life, but actually more fully and more expressively.
  • Bud threw out his two hands expressively, and shook his head. Cited from Cabin Fever, by B. M. Bower
  • The men, who were on deck, said nothing; they looked at each other expressively as the preparations were made. Cited from Snarley-yow, by Frederick Marryat
  • He showed, with his hands down in his pockets and his shoulders expressively up, a certain disappointment. Cited from The Golden Bowl, Complete, by Henry James
  • She broke off to inquire why Eleanor had looked at her so expressively. Cited from The Emancipated, by George Gissing
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Meaning of expressively

  • adverb With expression; in an expressive manner
    she gave the order to the waiter, using her hands very expressively