cabalistically love

Definitions

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  • adv. in a cabalistic manner

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a cabalistic manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In the manner of the cabalists.

Etymologies

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cabalistic +‎ -ally

Examples

  • He did not know why, nor did he know what "cabalistically" meant.

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 100, February 21, 1891

  • A long-skirted, cabalistically-cut coat of a faded walnut tinge enveloped him; the overlapping sleeves of which were rolled up on his wrists.

    Moby Dick; or the Whale

  • Nev subsided into glum silence while Benden continued to peer at the numbers on the screen, half wishing they would cabalistically rearrange themselves into a solution for his dilemma.

    First Fall

  • The dark walls did look most awful, seen through the dun yellow light of the fog, which met my view upon drawing aside the cabalistically hung curtains.

    The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction Volume 19, No. 529, January 14, 1832

  • Bryant supposes that by it they intended the Great Father Noah; but it is very possible that it was a modification of the Hebrew tetragrammaton, being the last syllable read cabalistically (see _ho-hi_); if so, it signified the great male principle of nature.

    The Symbolism of Freemasonry

  • The chalk-mark on the bottles was intended to be cabalistically private, but an acquaintance with the occult dialect of Spanish Zingari convinced you that 1/2, meant nothing else than that the bottles represented twelve and a half cents each, with three years interest, -- a fabulous sum, but lavished in a direction where the pledge of a dukedom had not been irrational, if the object could not have been otherwise accomplished.

    The Continental Monthly, Vol. 1, No. 2, February, 1862 Devoted To Literature And National Policy

  • To learn to put down rows of figures and find that one and one, cabalistically, made two, and two and two, four!

    Tramping on Life

  • He climbed into the cab and wondered hugely at the multiplicity of stopcocks and levers and cabalistically lettered dials.

    The Doomsman

  • Dame and studied the hieroglyphics which Nicolas Flamel, before he died, had written on the walls of the charnal Des Innocents and on the portal of Saint Jacques de la Boucherie, describing cabalistically the preparation of the famous stone.

    Là-bas

  • His Parisian coat, with its gold-laced sleeve laid aside, disclosed to the full the blue tattooing on his arm, which sometimes in fierce gestures streamed in the haze of the cannonade, cabalistically terrific as the charmed standard of Satan.

    Israel Potter

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