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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. With attachment or interest; earnestly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. With attachment; with interest; earnestly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an engaged manner; with entangling attachment, as a partizan.


engaged +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)


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