knowingly

All Adverb
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  • Info In law knowledge is one of the degrees of mens rea that constitute part of a crime.
  • Still his pride does not by any chance get him knowingly under fire. Cited from The Gatlings at Santiago, by John H. Parker
  • He regarded them knowingly, thinking he could tell them something that might surprise them. Cited from Bunker Bean, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • To do it knowingly is no crime, any more than in other countries. Cited from Hieroglyphic Tales, by Horace Walpole
  • I would rather die a thousand deaths than do anything of the kind knowingly. Cited from Life of St. Teresa of Jesus, by Teresa of Avila
  • Why not have been a part of it, and in time to come speak knowingly? Cited from A Man and a Woman, by Stanley Waterloo
  • I did not give it to her knowingly, but there was no need to take it away. Cited from Kitty Canary, by Kate Langley Bosher
  • I am sure I would be the last man in the world who would knowingly cause you pain. Cited from From Wealth to Poverty, by Austin Potter
  • They must never knowingly look even at animals engaged in sexual acts. Cited from Siksha-Patri, by Professor Monier Williams (Tr.)
  • Most did this knowingly to receive the support of the powerful organization.
  • Those who stand for any child do it on that understanding, and take upon themselves knowingly that duty. Cited from Sermons for the Times, by Charles Kingsley
  • They say that they will do as he wishes, but smile knowingly at each other.
  • I felt sure they winked at one another knowingly, when my back was turned. Cited from The Colonel of the Red Huzzars, by John Reed Scott
  • The sense is that all acts done knowingly produce fruits according to their nature. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • He had lived, as all men do, knowingly or not, by death. Cited from Secret Bread, by F. Tennyson Jesse
  • Besides, any man who will knowingly be one of two is not worth the trouble of thinking about. Cited from Crankisms, by Lisle de Vaux Matthewman
  • No good man could knowingly take part in them. Cited from Sermons on Various Important Subjects, by Andrew Lee
  • I have centred my life upon you and have done it quite knowingly and after much thought. Cited from Marching Men, by Sherwood Anderson
  • I certainly would not knowingly do injustice to any one, dead or living. Cited from The Complete Works of John Greenleaf Whittier
  • The child took the written page from Mother's hand and looked at it knowingly. Cited from A Melody in Silver, by Keene Abbott
  • I will not knowingly cause pain or suffering to any person. Cited from How to Teach Religion, by George Herbert Betts
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